Thursday, January 22, 2015

LORAIN LIONS BEING HONORED AT MONARCH NIGHT, FEB. 5

Here are the Lorain Lions who will be receiving chevrons to mark their years of service as Lions. They will be honored at our Thursday, Feb. 5, Monarch Banquet at Rebman's On the Avenue beginning with 6:30 p.m social time and dinner at 7 p.m., with Second Vice District 13B Governor Steve Cochie speaking and presenting the chevrons. Cost of dinner will be $12.
Lion E. Richard (Dick) Comer -- 35 years
Lion Kim Y. Worden -- 30 years
Lion Kenneth L Cromer -- 30 years
Lion Bruce John Bevan -- 25 years
Lion David J. Burns -- 25 years
Lion Dan Rohrbacher -- 20 years
Lion Pedro J. (Pete) Castillo -- 15 years
Lion Jean E. Lee -- 15 years

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

LORAIN LIONS TAKE PART IN GIBSONBURG LIONS CHARTER NIGHT

Lorain Lions Ken Cromer, Zone 4 chairperson, and Dan Smith, District 13B Public Relations and Marketing chairman and District Webmaster, pose with District 2nd Vice Governor Steve Cochie at the charter celebration for the new Gibsonburg Lions Club on Jan. 10. It was an inspirational evening recognizing this dynamic new club with 34 members. Reminder, 2nd Vice Gov. Cochie will be the featured speaker at the Lorain Lions Club Monarch Dinner on Thursday, Feb. 2, at Rebman's On the Avenue beginning at 7 p.m. He will also present to chevrons to the Lions honored at this event for their years of service.

LIONS LEARN OF UNITED WAY'S COLLABORATION PROJECT


William Harper, executive director of United Way of Lorain County, spoke at the Jan. 15 Lorain Lions noon meeting about the United Way's unique project of serving the needy in the area by helping agencies and organizations cooperate to achieve success.

A LOOK INTO NEW TECHNOLOGY

Dr. John Smith, a Lorain Lion, spoke at the Jan. 8 Lorain Lions night meeting, on the new technology available for treating those who are visually impaired. It was a very informative program.

Sunday, December 21, 2014

LIONS RING THE BELLS FOR SALVATION ARMY

Lion Dave Burns, Salvation Army Kettle Chair, thanks all those Lions who were able to help ring the bells on Saturday, Dec. 13 at KMart.  Great job, Lion Dave and congrats to all the Lions, family and friends who manned the kettles. 

Lions Bruce Bevan and Tim Lombardi.

Lion Gary Koepp

Lions Rich Marcucci, Glenn Owen, Barry Buck and Ed Chavez.

Lions Dan Smith and Ken Cromer

Lions Ken Krol and Bruce McCartney with Bruce's nephew Nick (above center) who was doing some community service with us.

Lions Bruce Diso and John Volak

Friday, December 12, 2014

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION CFO MCKENNA SPEAKS TO LIONS

Cheryl McKenna, Chief Financial Officer for the Community Foundation of Lorain County, presented an interesting and informative talk about CFLC, its history and operations at our December 11 luncheon, and updated Lions on how to grow and use our own fund that was established at the Foundation in 1999.

Friday, November 14, 2014

LIONS LEARN ABOUT EBOLA PRECAUTIONS IN LORAIN COUNTY

Jami Krugman, RN with Lorain County Health Department, with First Vice President Frank Csubak at the Nov. 13 noon Lorain Lions meeting.  She gave an informative talk on how health agencies, hospitals and medical services in Lorain County are prepared to deal with Ebola and any other infectious diseases. She put a lot of minds at rest on well the county is prepared to deal with such emergencies if they arise.