Saturday, September 24, 2016

Upland Host Lions Monthly Bulletin - September, 2016

Programs - September, 2016
September (August 29,) 2016 - Due to the Labor day Holiday on September 5th The Club voted to hold the September, 2016 Monthly Board Meeting on August 29th. The minutes of that board Meeting were placed on the Club's blog for everyone to review and comment.

September 19, 2016 - Our program planned for today did not materialize, therefore, we discussed other items of interest to the Club. We had several visitors at our meeting today. We were honored to have 8 visitors from the Ontario/Upland Lions Club.  They visited us today to invite us to their Outback Fund Raiser scheduled for November 14th. Kyle Schneider, Vice President of "Dive Warriors", was an invited guest to receive our Club's donation to the Dive Warriors organization.

President Jim K. discussed an article he had read in "Upland Today". It was an article by and for the Upland Rotary Club. It was very well written and projected a great image to the City of Upland for their Rotary Club. President Jim observed that this was great P.R. for Rotary and said he would look into placing such an article for Upland Host Lions and said he would prepare a draft for the Club's agreement.

The Club has received notices of 2 individuals showing interest in membership in  our Club. After several attempts to contact both potential members no response has been received.

Program Assignments For October, 2016:
October 3rd - This meeting will be our Club's October, 2016 Board Meeting.

October 17th - Governors Visitation

Lions Calendar of Events:
October 1st - LEOS Leadership Training at Garden Grove Lions Clubhouse
October 1stLEOS District Meeting #1
October 12th - Saddleback Region Zone B Meeting #1 At 6PM
October 14th-16th -60th Annual Buena Park Silverado Days
October 15th - White Cane Days
October 15th - Mission Viejo Lions Festival Wine and Beer Tasting
October 21st - Harbor Mesa Lions 21st Annual Casino Night
October 22nd - Certified Guiding Lions Training Class at Garden Grove Clubhouse
October 24th - Lions Float Inc. 2013 Charity Golf Tournament
October 25th - Deadline For Submissions to the November 10th Forum
October 28th - Ronald McDonald House Trunk Or Treat - Per Brenda Donahue
October 29th - Pomona Host Lions BOO A Thon Bowling Fund Raiser
October 31st - Halloween

October 10th - Lion Richard
October 12th - Lion Ken M.
October 21st - Annette Stewart (Lion Michael)
October 29th - Beverly S.

No Anniversary's This month

Other Items Worthy of Mention:


On September 10th CLIS, with the cooperation of four local Lions Clubs (Ontario/Upland Lions, Ontario Host Lions, Upland Host Lions and Cucamonga District Host Lions) conducted vision screening at the Sultana Science and Sports Academy in Ontario. Cucamonga District Host Lions organized this effort. From 8:00AM to 2:00PM 374 eye exams were provided resulting in fitting 271 pairs of glasses. 98 of these recipients were 1st timers for glasses and 11 were diagnosed with vision diseases they were not aware they had. Many children were among the 374 individuals who were tested.  The volunteers for this vision screening were fantastic. We had volunteers from 17 District 4-L4 Clubs.

DIVE WARRIORS - On August 15, 2016 veterans help group called "Dive Warriors" visited our Club and told us of their mission to help severely wounded veterans overcome the trauma of their wounds and service to our Country. This visit was recorded in the August, 2016 Monthly Bulletin. The Dive Warriors organization is totally funded by donations and help from individuals. Their staff is totally unpaid volunteer. At the Club's September Board Meeting a motion was made that our Club donate to tis very worthy group. We had a motion, seconded and approved to donate $200 to the Dive Warriors. This was a very small donation in return for the losses these veterans have suffered for our ongoing safety. The Vice President (volunteer) of Dive Warriors was invited to this meeting and presented with our donation and our expression of appreciation for their work.
Kyle Schneider V.P of "Dive Warriors"
 Receiving $200 Donation From UHL's 
A Foothill Region Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 27th at the Lions West Building on Base Line road. All members are urged to attend and the cost is $18/person.

We Have had no visitations during September

Next Meeting:
The Club's next meeting will be on October 3rd at maniac Mike's Café, at Cable Airport. The meeting will begin at 6:30 PM and will be our monthly Board Meeting for October, 2016. Lions Ken and Beverly Bell are scheduled to provide dessert for this meeting.

After much discussion of potential Club Fund Raisers no further items remained for discussion. Club President Jim K. adjourned the meeting.

Leaving You With A Smile
Have A Great Month

Bulletin Writer/Editor/Publisher
Lion Keith Krumwiede
Club Secretary - 2016/2017
Telephone: 909-240-7909

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