NEVADA LIONS CLUB

50 PROUD YEARS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE


Volume 1, Issue 8 Lions Newsletter March 1999

Support our
Vice District Governor Nominee
Jan Whaley

She's on the right track!
Lion Jan will be nominated by Lion President Susan Radke at our District Convention. The convention begins Friday, April 9, in Madrid and the nominations and voting will be on April 10th. A supporting speech will be given by Lion Bob Hobson. We'll take our Nevada banner and would like to have as many Lions there as possible. Let's give Lion Jan our encouragement and appreciation.

COMPLETE THE DISTRICT 9X7 CONVENTION FORM BY MARCH 30!


LIONS INTERNATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Create and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the world.

Promote the principles of good government and good citizenship.

Take an active interest in the civic, cultural, social and moral welfare of the community.

Unite the clubs in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship and mutual understanding.

Provide a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided, however, that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by Club members.

Encourage service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, professions, public works and private endeavours.



MANE EVENTS: OUR ANNUAL PANCAKE SALE APPROACHING!

March 18th - we meet at Gates to make that great tasting sausage - bring an ice cream scoop
March 19th - Pancakes & Sausage at Gates Hall

  • March 7: Gilmore City Lions sponsor fundraiser to acquaint their comnunity to the purpose of Lions Clubs
  • March 10: 7 PM Manson Lions sponsor public meeting on Methamphetamine, MNW High School
  • March 11: 5-7 PM Paton Lions Pancake Day, Paton Community Building
  • March 21: 8-1 PM Vincent Lions Pancake Day, Town Hall
  • March 28: 9-3 PM Jewell Lions Club sponsors Central Iowa Toy Show, South Hamilton High School Gymnasium


Remember the challenge!

Charles Miller, District Membership Chairman, has announced
two District 9x7 Membership Contests.
BOTH contests run from February 1 to March 31.

I.) The club that has the highest % gain in new members over their total members reported on their January 31 M&A report will win.
Clubs with 32 members and under will be competing.
Winner will receive a $50 gift certificate from the Lions International Supply Catalog.
Clubs with 33 members and over will be competing.
Winner will receive a $50 gift certificate from the Lions International Supply Catalog.

II.) The Lion who receives the highest number of "no's" while asking people to become Lions will win a $50 gift certificate from the Lions International Supply Catalog.
Keep the name, address, and phone number of each person you ask.
Our Membership Committee has sent you reminders.

Our March M&A with new members and a list of potential members we have contacted must be submitted by April 5th. Lion Miller will contact the potential members to verify our attempts.


Special Appreciation to Lion Joel Halverson for his leadership and attention to detail for our Pancake day Fundraiser!

Thanks yous!
Good food from Brass Rail Catering


VDG Herman Kopitzke is calling for your help!
Presidents and Past Presidents are needed for
ZONE CHAIRS and REGION CHAIRS.
Please contact him at:
414 Q Avenue, Boone, IA 50036
Phone: 515/436-7445


LIBERTY, INTELLIGENCE, OUR NATIONS SAFETY


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