Friday, June 23, 2017

Upland Host Lions Monthly Bulletin - June, 2017

June 5, 2017 - This was the Club's monthly Board Meeting. Minutes of this meeting were prepared and placed on the Club's blog for all members to review and comment. A motion was made, seconded and approved, to accept the Meeting Minutes as presented.

June 17, 2017 - This meeting was the Club's annual installation of Officers for the new Lion year. We were honored to have District Governor, Bob Suseata, conduct the installation of new officers this year. The new Officers installed are:
                                               President - Lion Joey Amaro
                                               Vice President - Lion Sandra Watts
                                               Treasurer - Lion James Krumwiede
                                               Secretary - Lion Beverly Sugerman
                                               Tail Twister - Lion Richard Sugerman

Thank You Governor Bob. The Club now has new Officers and the beginning of a new Lions year. May the new year and new Officers bring new and great success to the Upland Host Lions Club.

Program Assignments For July, 2017:
July 10, 2017 - Monthly Board Meeting
July 31, 2017 - Discussions of the "Family Feed and Fun" fund raiser
                         scheduled for Saturday, August 5th.

Lions Calendar Of Events:
July 2017   -  8th - California Friends In Sight Screening In Phelan
                      9th - Champions Lions Branch Club Softball Clinic
                      14th-22nd - Lions Wilderness Deaf Camp
                      15th - Harbor Mesa Lions Tree Dedication at Lions Park
                                in Costa Mesa 10AM
                      15th-16th - Seal Beach Community Fish Fry
                      16th - Harbor Mesa Lions 25th Anniversary Celebration-
                                 Marina Clubhouse/Newport  Dunes
                      22nd - District Meeting #1 Hosted By Saddleback Region
                                 At CMCC 10AM Breakfast
                      22nd - California Lions Friends In Sight Screening
                                 In San Diego - Stand Down
                      23rd - California Lions Friends In Sight Screening
                                In Huntington Park
                      25th - Deadline For Submissions to the August 2017 Forum
                      26th - YEP Students Arrive In Southern California
                      27th - YEP Thanksgiving Dinner - Meet The Governor
Club Members (and Family Members) Birthdays:
July 5, 2017 - Lion Arlene
July 12, 2017 - Lion Tina

Club Member Anniversary's:
July 11, 2017 - Lion Steve and Susan Lacey
July 28, 2017 - Lion Ken and Denise Myers

Other Items Worthy Of Mention:
On June 17th Upland Host Lions participated in the Upland "Hops For Pops 5K Run" 1st annual fundraiser. All participants in the 5K Run received a complementary Pancake Breakfast. We were told there were 740 participants (Therefore, 740 pancake breakfasts). Upland Host Lions volunteered to handle the pancake breakfast. The volunteers from Upland Host were: President Lion Jim K, and Lions Madeleine, Arlene, Sandy, Beverly S., Terri, Jim T., Joey, Richard, Ken M., and Ken B. Thank you one and all.

Next Meeting:
The Club's  next meeting will be the Club's monthly Board meeting for July, 2017. This meeting will be on July 10th at the Landacena Community Center at 6:30 PM. The Landacena Community Center is located at 1325 San Bernardino Road in Upland.

LEAVING You With A Smile
Have a Great Life

Bulletin Writer/Editor/Publisher
Keith Krumwiede
Club Secretary - 2016/2017
Bye- Bye

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Upland Host Lions Monthly Board Meeting - June 5, 2017

Board Members In Attendance:
Lions Beverly B., Ken B., Sang, Keith, Jim K., and Richard

Other Club Members In Attendance:
Lions Arlene, Joe, Charlotte, Beverly S. and Jim T.

Secretary's Report:
The Secretary's Report for the May, 2017 Board Meeting was placed on the  Club's blog for everyone to review and comment. No further discussion took place.

Treasurer's Report:
Treasurer, Lion Ken B. reported the Club's financial status as follows:
Admin Acct.:   May 1, 2017 - $  3,604.60      June 5, 2017 - $ 3,748.60
Activity Acct:  May 1, 2017 - $11,506.18      June 5, 2017 - $ 7,340.64

Other Committee Reports:
Membership: No Report

LEOS: No Report.

Visitations: No report

Annual Fund Raiser: President Jim K. reported on the status of preparations for this years "Family Feed and Fun" fund raiser. He now has the adult tickets ($15.00) and has put them together in packets of ten tickets. Club members are urged to pick up tickets and start our sales. Children's tickets will be available soon and their cost will be $7.50.
  • The proposed Sponsor letter was available for all those Club Members wishing to use it. This letter can be used as is or modified to fit your style, just be sure the fund raising message is expressed.
  • The special event permit has been taken care of.
  • Four new banners have been ordered and will be used to advertise our fund raiser in various locations around Upland.
  • Electronic sign requests have been submitted to the City of Upland to use the electronic sign located on Euclid near the Library, and the electronic sign at the YMCA, on Foothill, to advertise Upland Host Lions "Family Feed and Fun".
  • Live entertainment is still in the process of being arranged.
  • Kids activities are still being arranged.
Old Business:
The "Hops For Pops 5k Run and Pancake Breakfast" to be held on June 17th, at the Last Name Brewery, at Cable Airport in Upland, received much discussion. The Upland Host Lions volunteer responsibilities has evolved significantly from our originally expressed minimal involvement. We have now become responsible for cooking, cashiering, obtaining permits and who knows what else. President Jim K. has done well, through all the turmoil, in keeping this effort on track. The volunteers, to date, for the "Hops For Pops" are Lions Sang, Keith, Richard, Beverly S., Jim K., Arlene and Terri.

New Business:
District New Club Officer Training will be held on Saturday, June 10th at the Brea Scout Center. Expected to attend this training are the new Club President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.

Upland Host Lions 2017/2018 Officer installation will held on June 19th at the Landacena Community Center. District Governor, Bob Suseata will officiate and dinner will be served by The Taco Man. The cost of the meal will be $15.00 for each attendee.

Requests For Donations:
A motion was made, seconded and approved to make a $300.00 donation to Life Point Church.

Donations Made:
The following donations were made in the month of May, 2017:
  1. City of Hope -                                    $ 150.00
  2. BSA Cub Pack 614 -                          $ 200.00
  3. BSA Troop 614 -                               $ 200.00
  4. BSA Troop 201 -                               $ 200.00
  5. Foothill Family Shelter -                   $ 400.00
  6. Salvation Army -                               $ 150.00
  7. Upland National Little League -        $ 200.00
  8. Upland American Little League -      $ 200.00
  9. Lions Youth Exchange -                    $ 150.00
  10. Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation - $ 500.00
  11. Junior Blind of America -                 $ 200.00
  12. Guide Dogs For The Blind -             $ 200.00
  13. Lions In Sight -                                 $ 200.00
  14. Mercy House -                                  $ 200.00
                                Total Donations        $ 3,150.00

Next Meeting:
The Club's next meeting will be on June 19, 2017, 6:30 PM at the Landacena Community Center. This will be our monthly General Meeting and will be our 2017/2018 Installation of new Club Officers. Officers to be installed will be:
  • President - Lion Joey Amaro
  • Vice President - Lion Sandra Watts
  • Treasurer - Lion Jim Krumwiede
  • Secretary - Lion Beverly Sugerman
Dinner will be catered. The installing Officer will be District Governor Bob Suseata.

With no further items for discussion, President Jim K. adjourned this meeting.

Keep Smiling
Have A Good Month

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