Tuesday -May 4, 2004
Lion Mark Poe (#21) won the
Tail Twister’s pot on the first drawing.
Allen Deverevx was a guest
of Lion Jerry Garrett, we had 29 members and 2 guests in
Next week is our annual
spring White Cane Day at the Highland Drive Wal Mart Store on
Thursday and Friday may 13th & 14th. The
duty roster sign up sheet will be passed around again next
Tuesday. Sign up to work at least 1 time slot on Thursday or
Friday. We need four Lions working each time slot. If you can
work more than 1 slot that would be great. This is one of our
main fund raising projects and every member is needed. Lion Gary
Glisson is our White Cane Chairman. We need to raise $1,825 to
meet our budget for White Cane this year.
Our program this week was
given by Mrs. Kim Mosley with Mid-America Transplant Services.
There are currently 84,000+ people on the waiting list for a
lifesaving transplant. There are more than 15 people that will
die every day waiting for a transplant. We encourage everyone to
sign your drivers license to be an organ donor and discuss with
our family to make sure your wishes to be a donor are honored.
There is no cost to the donors family. Organ and tissue donation
is a gift.
The following slate of
officers for 2004/2005 were elected by acclamation:
Vice Pres Ken Helman
Treasurer Vern Drake
Secretary Ken Stallings
Tail Twisters Charles
Hartwig, Bill Dickens, Brad Baker
Lion Tamers Don Vineyard,
Jim Mashburn, Dale McKinney
1st Yr Director
2nd Yr Director
Ron Erwin, Ed Larson, Janene Helman
May 11 Randy Ferguson with
the Soil Conservation Service
May 18 Col. Mike Moody U.S.
Army talking about the Iraq War
May 25 Craighead County
Community Foundation with Scott Hancock and Bob Schuchardt
The Board of Directors
Thursday voted to reduce our pledges to LWSB and Mid South from
$5,000 to $4,000 each this year due to a shortfall in our
Activity Fund income.
ALBERT FRANKENBERGER, AIA
P O BOX 1991
1500 E WASHINGTON AVE, SUITE
JONESBORO, AR 72403
PHONE AND FAX (870) 932-1364