Volume I, No. 13
HONOLULU LIONS CLUB
June 1, 2008
THE MOTHER CLUB OF LIONISM IN HAWAII
Mahalo and Aloha !om President Kin.......
Dear Members of the Lions Club of Honolulu,
Lions Club of Honolulu Chartered October 11, 1926
I thank you for letting me serve as your president and Lion Kent as secretary for the year 2007"2008. It is a year that I will always remember.
First of all, I would like to thank this year#s Board members: " Lion Jack Schweigert for leading our Cavalcade of Stars in August 2007, his leadership and countless hours spent helping to bring smiles to the faces of seniors and those who cannot a$ord this type of quality show. Thanks also for storing all the letterhead and stationery; " Lion Donna Tamasese for her countless hours and guidance in working with the club and helping us remember what had to be done. Thanks also for being the club#s representative to the 92nd LCI Convention in Bangkok; " Lion Kent for making sure we were in compliance with LCI. " Dodee Charlton for all her direction in protocol and information from the past; " Lion Ed Wong for his duties as treasurer. None of us know how much work it takes to go to the bank and mail boxes, to make sure our %nances are oka , to tally the donations and to pick up members who need a ride; " Lion Sharon Yoshiura who is our garage sale guru. She is so generous with providing beautiful bouquets and lei and lending her handsome husband Glen to be our uno&cial Lion in all of our events! She always thinks about others and we love her for that; " Lion Masue Nakamura for her quiet and elegant leadership getting our lucky number gifts and attending all of our events. Thanks for coordinating the poster contests and working to make sure that Central and Kawananakoa Middle Schools get all the information to participate; " Lion Al Hee who accepted the Director position when it became vacant and who volunteered his home for the garage sale this June; "Lion Bill Malone who with co"chair Lion Ramona led our vision conservation team. Thanks also for picking up apple boxes and taking videos and pictures. He was always there when our club needed him; " I personally want to thank PDG Bernard who was very busy this year as president of Damien High School but helped me when I needed guidance. PDG Bernard also was able to get the Damien HS Leo Club stated this year; " Lions Nancy Soohoo and Grace Yap who spent countless hours on the phone getting you information and RSVP#s for all of our events and meetings.
Officers – 2007–2008
President Kin Ching, M.D., O.D. Immediate Past President
Sharon Yoshiura First Vice President
Lyn Moku Second Vice President
Donna Tamasese Third Vice President
Keoni Devereaux, Ph.D. Secretary Kent Cotton Treasurer Edward Wong Tail Twister Masue Nakamura Lion Tamer Nancy Soohoo Membership Director
PDG Bernard Ho Directors 2007–2009
Alfred Hee, Esq., J.D. William Malone Directors 2007–2008
Jack Schweigert, Esq., J.D.
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