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Wednesday, April 29, 2009
47th MD Lions Convention held from 24th to 26th April 2009 in Johor Bahru attended by Lions Irene and Yvonne. View picasaweb for more pix courtesy of Lion Irene
Awards Achievement during the 47th MD308 Lions Convention, Johor Bahru 24-26 April 2009 Outstanding President : Lion Nelson Wong Sze Meng Outstanding Secretary : Lion Loo May Kuen Outstanding Treasurer : Lion Loo Chwee Chin Oustanding Club Outstanding Club Bulletin Outstanding RCC for YE : Lion Lynda Yeng Wye Yin Excellence DC for YE : Lion Irene Hoi Yow Yin
Elected District Officer 2009/2010 District Governor Elect : VDG Choong Kwei Loi VDG1-Elect : Hudson Hah VDG2-Elect : Shawn Lee Kean Seng MD Council Chairman : PDG Simon Koh
OC Katherine Yong visited sisters Chong Mui Wah, Chong Mui Yin with their Aunt Chong Siew Fong to hand over our club's donation of RM800 to assist in their montly house expenses. They were indeed very grateful for our assistance. Next project will be taking the sisters for their eye examination, than to the Zoo and most likely a meal at Kentucky Fried Chicken which the sisters requested.
7th Blind Leading the Blind Annual Charity Walk, a District Project spearheaded by Lions Club of Petaling Jaya, another successful project was held on 19th April 2009 at Civic Centre, Petaling Jaya. President Nelson assisted in the video taping of the whole event while Lions Jamie, Poh Ling, Katherine, Irene, Lynda & Jessie assisted the in registration while Lion Chwee Chin, Nancy and daughter Meng Li joined in the walk together with our Monash Leos.
The Blind or visually impaired will lead the sighted but blindfolded on the 3km walk, thus giving the sighted the opportunity to experience Blindness, to valu sight and to appreciate teamwork, to have fund and of course raise the much needed funds. Overall a huge success for the organising club and congrats to Lion Poh Ling and Lynda went home with a lucky prize !! View more pix at picasaweb.
13 April 2009 President Nelson with Leo Advisor Irene and Katherine joined a group of 11 Monash Leos visited Mdm. Kang at Kamunting, Taiping to view the broad of dogs & cats. The trip was aimed at assisting Mdm Kang in term of providing shampoo, dog food and some towels for her dogs. At the age of 67 Years old, Mdm Kang is taking care of close to 200 dogs excluding the cats which she also provides shelter for. The Leos Monash University managed to raise close to RM550 from the Monash Community and the Lions PJ Mutiara sponsored RM400 for this project Overall it was a successful day trip project in aid of the animals ...
Gathering Point at Monash University main entrance at 7.00 am than onward to meet the Lions at Rawang Rest & Relax. The whole group then moved out to Kamunting, Perak which took about 4 hours. drive. While there, the Leos and Lions helped Mdm Kang cleared out some of the trash outside her residence. Mdm Kang, stays alone and lives on the public kind donations especially a doctor who gave her the bungalow on a huge piece of land for the dogs/cats. The Lions/Leos pledge to return to look into her Mdm. Kang's health and dietiary instead. On the way back, the Leos and Lions managed to have a short break for lunch at Ipoh for the famous Bean Sprout Chicken Rice (Nga Choi Kai) and The Famous Ipoh Hor Fun... all well-fed with fabulous fellowship...