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Tin Can Bay Lions looking for a new caretakers for Cathy HouseLooking for that elusive sea change? Perhaps this is what you have been waiting for.
We are looking for a Lions member/couple to make the move to TIN CAN BAY. We require a Caretaker / Grounds keeper / Caterer to assist with the running of our clubs major project, Cathy House. Situated in picturesque Tin Can Bay, this facility was designed for disabled, school and church groups, and can accommodate from 10 to 42 guests at a time. Be warned, as Lions members, you will not be paid for volunteering your time to help us in this project. A separate one bedroom residence is provided for your accommodation which includes gas and power. The Position would suit an active retired couple looking for that something different. A Blue Card for working with children is required for this position. Further information can be obtained by submitting an expression of interest to,
The lions Club of Tin Can Bay Inc. P O Box 5 Tin Can Bay. Qld. 4580.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org contact phone number 0488 050 933
More details: https://www.facebook.com/CathyHouseTinCanBay/
District Governors Sept 2016 NewsletterDown load District Governor Jan Barsby's Sept 2016 Newsletter
More details: http://201q4.lions.org.au/files/201q4/DG%20Jans%20News%20Sept%20.doc
LCIF donations for ITALY earthquakeDear Lions, Lioness and Leos,
We cannot imagine what it would be like to be effected by such a disaster.
Lions Club International Foundation (LCIF) has responded by awarding major catastrophe grant to Italy, but the people impacted by these terrible disasters will need your help to recover. That’s why we’re asking for your support.
A Major Catastrophe Grant of US$100,000 has already been approved to help fund relief efforts in Italy
Your donations will help provide immediate relief – food, water, clothing, supplies, and temporary shelter – and ongoing assistance. Lions will be there to help those communities rebuild and regain hope following these disasters.
Lions your generosity enables us to respond to disasters whenever and wherever they strike. We hope that you will keep the victims in your thoughts and prayers, and we ask you to join us in giving as only LIONS do.
Your donation to the LCIF Disaster Relief Fund will enable much needed assistance to be given to Disaster related projects throughout the world including the victims in Italy.
Send your cheque in Australian Dollars to our District Cabinet Treasurer. PO Box 862 Yeppoon Qld 4703
Your donation to the Disaster Relief Fund will be eligible to go towards a Melvin Jones Fellowship or Progressive Melvin Jones Fellowship.
100% of every dollar donated to LCIF goes to the people in need.
Yours in Lionism,
District Coordinator 201Q4
Winners List - Lions Australia giving away more than $100,000 in grantsTo celebrate the Lions Clubs International centennial, Lions Clubs throughout Australia are giving away more than $100,000 to over 100 local community projects. Each winner will receive a $1,000 grant to help fund their community project.
“If you can think of a community need, chances are there’s a Lions Club doing something about it,” says Rob Oerlemans, Lions’ executive officer. “This program will reach out to our communities and create new partnerships.”
Worth perusing this list of winners to see if you can find some new ideas for your club.
Attachment: 100 project Ideas for your club.docx
Lions 100 - A glimpse into our historyIn 1969, we watch the first successful moon landing.
In that same year, Australian Lion Roy Worfold completed a 20 minute documentary, commissioned by Lions Clubs International explaining Lions Clubs to the uninitiated.
Thanks to Lion Roy's family, we can share this with you.
More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/17/a-glimpse-into-our-history/
DonateLife WeekDiscussing Organ Donation with your loved ones is important.
Lions Australia adopted a policy in Echuca to promote discussing your choice as part of club meetings.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/01/its-donatelife-week/
Lion Barry Palmer awarded AO in Queens Birthday HonoursLion Barry Palmer, the first Australian to serve as the International President of Lions Clubs Internation was today awarded Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in Queens Birthday Honours
More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/posts/1337179106296455
Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse WebmastersThe "Text Instructions" for webmasters of Lions OZ Clubhouse websites have been updated as at 29th December and can be found by clicking on the attachment below or by clicking on the website link.
Your MD201, OZ Clubhouse Webmaster, Lion Ron, recommends that all club webmasters review the revised instructions.
If you have any queries, Ron can be contacted by email which you will find in the website link below.
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/
Lions Youth of the Year Finalists share their viewsLions 2014 Youth of the Year finalists share their impressions of our flagship program.
Hear these short videos and don't forget to subscribe to our own Youtube channel
More details: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRMjk8J-AUGzcSrorlaVshAd8tA1MVdlL
Join usIt's so easy to find out about becoming a Lion. Just ask your local club or follow this link to find out more!
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/join-lions/