Lions Club of Glenroy
Youth of the Year Participants and Award Recipients
Winners of 2019 YOTY - Skye and Mohammad
Well done and thank you to all Particpants of our YOTY for 2019
Australia Day Awards
The Lions Club of Glenroy recognises and awards recipients from different categories each year. This year on the 26th January, awards were given to those in the Community for their Volunteering efforts. Below are a few who received awards
Anna Lanigan Geoff Carburn Gwen Kurth
Peter Carmichael Maurie Slocombe Merva Gorham
Jenny Roberts Janet Stephens
Lions Drought Relief
We finally disbursed the funds raised from the Fundraiser below, through the Rural Financial Counselling Service Victoria - Gippsland who will distribute funding by way of food and fuel gift cards through their emergency account.
By way of a Christmas present, the ‘Pamper Packs’ were delivered to Gippsland Farmer Relief on the 20th of December who will distribute these much-needed necessities to needy families.
Lions Barb Kenny, Rosemary Kerr and Marg Vidler surrounded by the Pamper Packs
Lions Drought Relief Fundraiser
November saw the Lions Club of Glenroy Members, friends and community members, band together to raise much needed funds for Drought Relief. A wonderful night was held at the Glenroy RSL and with their assistance and the many donations received for the nights Silent Auctions and Raffle, everyone enjoyed the music supplied by the RSL's band, Chuck Charles..
Funds from the night are currently being distributed along with the 50 toiletry Pamper Packs, made and supplied by Melbourne University Finance and Employee Services and presented on the night on their behalf, by Robyn Gilliland
ANNUAL TRAILER RAFFLE RESULTS
Annual Trailer Raffle drawn 3pm on 15th December 2018
1st Prize - 6' x 4' Trailer with Cage (Sponsored by Bill's Trailers) 4 Stroke Motor Mower,, 3 Pce Bistro Setting, Charcoal BBQ Griller & Access., Folding Garden Cart and King Camp Chair - Ticket No, 1598
2nd Prize - Ryobi 3 Pce Kit, Drill, Saw and Grinder (Sponsored by Bunnings Broadmeadows) - Ticket No. 2063
3rd Prize - 9 Pce Garden Setting - Ticket No. 0715
Congratulations to the winners and thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket in our Trailer Raffle with all money raised to be spent in the Community
Food Hampers for families
Food Hampers delivered to Pascoe Vale Girls' College and accepted by Jane Eunson
Four other schools where Hampers were delivered - Glenroy College, Corpus Christi Primary, Pascoe Vale North Primary and Westbreen Primary Schools.
A.P at Belle Vue Park Primary School, Natalie Wise accepted our Hamper delivery
Carols By The Lake in Coburg - Dec '18
Lindsay. Ken & David
Assisting Vicky Ross of Bunnings Broadmeadows, with the installation of a Frog Pond at Broadmeadows Valley Primary School
Dad's Army - Always lending a hand !
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