Tag: Sun Lakes Lions Club

Sun Lakes Lions exemplifies their motto ‘We Serve!’

Pictured (left to right) club President Lion Ruth Palmer, SLHOA No. 1 (Library) Genevieve Welch, SLHOA No. 1, General Manager Kelly Haynes, AZ Blankets for Kids and Child Spree Betty Manovsky, We’re Moving Forward Rhonda Alcorn, Austin Alcorn and Tara Pepiton, Foundation For Blind Children Catrina Frost, Neighbors Who Care Carol Bowers and Sun Lakes Fire Dept. CAP Dave Mattson. Not in attendance were: AZ StandDown, HOBY, Herdt Scholarship recipients from Perry H.S. and Chandler/Gilbert Community College, Sun Lakes Anglers Club, Threads of Love, Veterans Administration Volunteer Services and Chandler Food Bank.

Sun Lakes Lions Club Foundation, a (501-c3 foundation) presented local charities their checks from 2014-2015 Lions year on June 4. Income raised for this purpose comes from private donations and the club’s Flag Program where over $60,000 was raised this Lions year. A Lions Year runs from July 1 through June 30, not January 1…

New members for Sun Lakes Lions Club

Lion Sally Hanson, who inducted Joan and James Loose into the club and Lion Pat Hollander, sponsor of these new members.

At the recent meeting on May 7, two new members were added to the club membership. These new Lions become members of the largest service organization in the world, Lions Clubs International (LCI) that have 1.4 million members in 46,000 clubs. Located in over 200 countries (alphabetically) from Aland Islands to Zimbabwe, the Lions motto…

Sun Lakes Lions Club member receives award

Lion Dorsey Gruver receives an award!

At their recent meeting on May 7, Lion Dorsey Gruver was presented (by Zone Chair Lion Ray Clark) with a Chevron and Letter from Lions Club International President Lion Joe Preston, congratulating him on 30 years of service in the Lions. Dorsey joined the Lions in Spokane, WA and later moved for career opportunities to…

Sun Lakes Lions Club gains another new member

District Governor Lion Larry Palmer, Betty Hollingsworth and Lion Pat Hollander

PDG Lion Forrest Cheuvront At their March 19 meeting at Sun Lakes Country Club Mirror Room, District Governor Lion Larry Palmer inducted Betty Hollingsworth into the club. Lion Pat Hollander stood beside Betty as her sponsor while DG Palmer performed the induction ritual. Club members listened and watched as Lion Betty was pinned by sponsor…

Sun Lakes Lions Club gains new members

Pictured left to right are Lion Elaine Hair, sponsor of Linda Reecer and John Seigla

Forrest Cheuvront At their 30th Charter Night Celebration on February 19, two new members were added to the club membership. Linda Reecer and John Seigla were inducted into the Lions Club by Past International Director Lion Dick Sawyer of Overgaard, AZ, the guest speaker for the evening. These new Lions are now members of the…

Sun Lakes Lions Club Casino Night Stories

Lion Dick Zierman, Assistant Floor Manager You’re never too old to have a good time with your family; Helen Perkins, 95 years old, along with her son Steve and his wife Marianne attended the Sun Lakes Lions Club Casino Night, Saturday January 24 at the Sun Lakes Country Club. Helen played Black Jack and walked…

Lions Breakfast Club Spaghetti Dinner

Come and enjoy a great meal at the Lions Breakfast Club Spaghetti Dinner honoring our veterans on Saturday, March 28!

The Sun Lakes Lions Breakfast Club is honoring our veterans with our famous Spaghetti Dinner held in the Arizona Room at Sun Lakes Country Club on Saturday, March 28. We will be serving mouth-watering spaghetti and meatballs, crisp salad, warm-from-the-oven breadsticks, dessert and a non-alcoholic beverage of your choice. A cash bar will be available…