Tuesday, July 15, 2014

LIONS HELP BLIND FIRELANDS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT NEEDING STEM CELL TREATMENT TO RESTORE SIGHT

ABOVE:  Lion President Kim Worden (right) presents $2,000 check to Andy Schworer (center) and his mother, Erin Schworer at our July 10 evening meeting.  You can learn more about Andy and check out what events are planned on his Facebook page: www.facebook.com/eyesforandy and you can donate to his cause at GoFundMe.com at www.gofundme.com/4isk9s.

LIONS MARCH IN LORAIN INTERNATIONAL PARADE



LIONS SERVE SPRUCING UP ELMWOOD CEMETERY ON JUNE 28








Thursday, June 26, 2014

LIONS PRESIDENT BRUCE DISO PASSES THE GAVEL TO INCOMING PRESIDENT KIM WORDEN

ABOVE: Incoming Lorain Lions President Kim Worden (left) receives the gavel from outgoing President Bruce Diso (right) at the June 26 lunch meeting.  Lion Kim thanked Lion President Bruce for the great job he did as president this past year and Lion Bruce received a big Lions applause.

LORAIN AUTHOR KELLY SAGERT RECOUNTS THE STORY OF EMMA GATEWOOD

Kelly Boyer Sagert, local Lorain writer and author of books and plays, told Lions the inspiring story of Emma Gatewood, credited with saving the Appalachian Trail, at our June 26 luncheon meeting.  Kelly wrote a script for a play about the elderly Ohio woman who was the first woman to ever walk the entire length of the Appalachian Trail that was performed locally by True North Cultural Arts and will be performed again this coming November in Akron.  The story is being filmed for a PBS documentary.