DISTRICT 27-B1 LIONS
43rd Annual Convention
NOVEMBER 9 & 10, 2018 PAPER
Lions and Lioness of 27-B1 and friends of B1
held their 43rd Annual Convention of District 27-B1 at the Paper Valley in
International Director Don Noland from Missouri was
our guest speaker.
216 registered guests attended. 66 delegates voted.
A service project to make 200 bags for the homeless was completed by the members
attending the convention. There were hats, gloves, socks and snacks for
each individual. A strides walk also took place during the break.
Four women Lions were presented with a New Voices
Certificate of Appreciation for their effort in promoting women in Lionism.
Mary Jo Abler - Leadership
Rose Berendes - Marketing
Margaret Breitzman - Membership
Bonnie Strelow - Service
International President's Certificate of
Appreciation were presented to Amy Olson, Gerald Arens and Bob Schuh.
IPDG Fred Gebhart was presented with a Birch Sturm
Fellowship and Mary Jo Abler was presented with a Melvin Jones Fellowship.
BJ Blahnik will be next year's Second Vice District
Governor, Tom Wendt will the the First Vice District Governor and Michael De
Beare will be the Governor.
Peace Poster #1 won the contest. Fond du Lac
was chosen for the 2019 District Convention.
Close to $33,000 was donated to the Parade of
Checks. The Lioness Clubs won the District Bank for the upcoming year.
History Convention Pins
Bidding on District Bank
Convention Photos 2017
Last update: Nov. 16, 2018 |
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