LIONS CLUB OF BANGALORE ,UNIVERSAL
Lions meet the needs of local communities and the world every day because they share a core belief - to serve their community.
Lions have a dynamic history. Founded in 1917, we are best known for fighting blindness, but we also volunteer for many different kinds of community projects - including caring for the environment, feeding the hungry and aiding seniors and the disabled.
Lions Club of Bangalore Universal ( LCB Universal) was born on the 26th of August 2011 under the able leadership of Lion Prof Prathap Yadav & Lion B Mohan.
We are strong club of 34 individuals form various facets of soceity with an aim to serve our community.
LCB Universal Donates Stationary : Our first service activity was the distribution of school stationery for nearly 300+ students of Chikkadevasandra primary school and the Anganawadi Kendra .
LCB Universal Celebrates World Peace Day On 21 St September we conducted a Peace pledge for nearly 4500 students across schools and colleges in K R Puram , and also had a world peace debate competition in Garden City College which was presided by our Governor Lion S Ramachandran
A Peace poster competition was conducted in Hamsalekha Desi College where the participants were congratulated and the winners were presented with certificates and Mementos.
We were privileged by meeting our International President Dr Wing Kum Tam in the President Meet, which was conducted in The Grand Ashok.
LCB Universal celebrate Teachers' Day With an aim to pay gratitude to our teachers we celebrated the Teacher’s day celebration program . The highlight was to pick 3 teachers for their service to society and Honor them for their contribution to students’ knowledge and well being of the society. The event received very good appreciation from all.
LCB Universal conducts Health Camp & Blood Donation We conducted a twinning event with Lions club of Bangalore, Mahadevapura of a diabetic and a Blood Donation camp. Nearly 200 people benefited from the health camp and also we had a turn around of 150 Units of blood.
We also had a blood donation camp on the occasion of Kannada Rajotsava and Indian Chartered Accountants association. Collectively we managed to collect nearly 500 units of blood.
LCB Universal celebrate RAJOTSAVA We celebrated the Kannada Rajotsava with “Nagee Habba” in association with Vinayaka Yuvakara Sangha.
We have played active participation on all regional meets and zone meets .
LCB Universal Fund Raiser We also did a fund raiser in the form of a Historical Kannada play – Shivarathri with help of Hamsalekha Desi College
With the funds raised and under our Trust President Lion Ramesh Babu with the support of Lion Poornima – Corporator Devasandra, we have started two permanent projects which are --.
LCB Universal Permanent Project 1 :Universal Tailoring Institute with 10 Sewing Machine– aimed at vocational training and income generation for unemployed youth.
LCB Universal Permanent Project 2 :Unnathi Computer training institute with 10 Systems - with the aim of providing basic computer knowledge to youth and government schools.
I take this opportunity to thank our Partners Mission 5 and Mahila Seva Samaja of Devasandra for their support on these permanent projects
To Our credit we have also stated our own Trust - Universal Lion Service Foundation with Lion Ramesh Babu as the President, Lion Arun Yadav as the Secretary and Lion Karthikeyan as the Treasurer.
We also have our Own Leo club to our credit – Our Leos have been instrumental in helping us in all our service activities.
LCB Universal Plants Trees We also happen to have a tree plantation drive in Garden City College on June 16 under the guidance of our President Lion Pratap Yadav.
LCB Universal Helps Orphans Our latest service activity was on 01sy July where our club donated books, bags, shoes to 30 underprivilaged students .
Our Awards and Accolades
Excellent President Award - Lion Prof Prathap Yadav
Best Treasurer – Lion Maria Kamal
Global Membership Team Award – Lion Prathap and Lion Mohan
Best District Chairperson Award – Lion Mohan
Innovative Service Awards for
World Peace Program
Fund Rising Intiative
Our young and dynamic President was unanimously elected as trustee for Lions Leadership Institute
Also our mentor Lion B Mohan has been elected as Trustee for Lions District Service Foundation
"Compassionate Service to Mankind"
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.