From The Podium

From the Podium

Fellow Lions

Some of you may know from prior posting about PDG Don Wojakowski’s significant other “Jean” has passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015. Please keep Don in your thoughts and prayers through this difficult time.  In lieu of flowers, please donate in Jeanine’s name to the Mid County Rescue Squad. Memorial service for Jean is August 22nd at 11 am at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home with lunch to follow at the Little Nuggett

DG Tom Lanaville


From Around The District 10

Peace PosterDistrict Governor Bill Rowe  and Marquette Peace Poster Chair Joe Baczkowski present Mollie Kilpela with a plaque featuring her work in the recent Lions International Peace Poster Contest.

Mollie won the Marquette Club level and went on to take first prize in the District 10 level.  

Mollie is a student at Father Marquette Middle School and is the daughter of Bonnie and Thomas Kilpela.


Sheila Grady and Tim Richards of Voices for Youth, an organization in Marquette which offers help to homeless youth who have aged out of the foster care system, receive a check from Lion Elmer Moisio for $2050.00.

The Marquette Lions Club held a pancake breakfast fund raiser to raise money for the organization and bring Voices For Youth into the public eye.