Volume I, No. 13
HONOLULU LIONS CLUB
June 1, 2008
THE MOTHER CLUB OF LIONISM IN HAWAII
NEW OFFICERS AND
BOARD MEMBERS 2008!2009
President Keoni Devereaux Immediate Past President Kin Ching 1st Vice President Donna Tamasese 2nd Vice President Kent Cotton 3rd Vice President Ramona Harris Secretary Sharon Yoshiura Treasurer Kin Ching Bulletin Editor Donna Tamasese
Tail Twister Masue Nakamura Lion Tamer Nancy Soohoo Membership Director Bernard Ho Director 2008"2009 Alfred Hee Director 2008"2009 William Malone Director 2008"2010 Edward Wong Director 2008"2010 Jack Schweigert Director Emeritus 2008"2010
BOARD ACTIONS *The Board has approved the applications of four new members: Tabidrik 'Tam( and Geary Reed are the daughter and son"in"law of Lion Bill Malone who sponsored them.
Dave Eveland, Administrator at Ho#opono Center for the Blind is sponsored by President Kin and Gavan Abe, a Social"Group Worker at Ho#opono is sponsored by Lion Charlotte Tsie. Welcome to our newest Lion members and thank you for joining our club! We look forward to seeing you at meetings and projects soon.
*Pres. Kin has planned the last club project for his year. He is looking for members to help spruce up the area by the Friendship Tree at Magic Island Park, to replace the plaques on the benches and to re"paint the benches if necessary.
*President"elect Keoni will be checking for alternative dates and times for the Board to meet monthly. The early time at Waioli on the 4th Tuesday was not working out for many members. He will try to %nd something that will be more convenient for more Board members.
*IPP Sharon is also looking for a more permanent site for the Business Lunch Meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. She is hoping to %nd a site that can also house some of the items we need for every meeting.
*The Board will be looking at ways to motivate MORE members to attend our regular club meetings. Attendance usually averages about 32-. We need more members to step up and get involved, especially
in taking some of the leadership roles in the club. You can provide SERVICE to OUR club. *INCREASE OF DUES will be an item to be discussed in the coming months. Come to meetings and be involved in the discussions and possible actions and/or solutions.
*Statements for payment of dues '.80( are being mailed now. PLEASE remit payment by August 1, 2008. Help us by paying on time. It takes much time, e$ort and money to continually contact members who do not pay in a timely manner. Be sure to turn in your Information and Noti%cation of Kin sheets. We need to have this information available for club use. Thank you.