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Melvin Jones Fellowship

Pictured are SEATED L-R- Tom Ingham, Bob Senter, Vern MacNeill
STANDING L-R Blades The Bruins Mascot, DGE Jim Robinson, Roy Walling II, Paul Rene (Yes he is standing) PDG Bob Chooljian, Norm Major, Roger Baribeau and Jack McSheehy. Not pictured is Dr. James Vitale.

Created in 1973, the Melvin Jones Fellowship is named for the founder of Lions Clubs International, Melvin Jones.

The Melvin Jones Fellowship Award is given in recognition of a commitment to humanitarian service.The fellowship is the highest honor in Lionism and represents humanitarian qualities such as generosity, compassion, and concern for the less fortunate.

Alphabetically by year, the Plaistow Lions who have been honored as Melvin Jones Fellows are:

Plaistow Lion Year

Bob Senter

1985

Bob Chooljian*

1987

 1988

Jack McSheehy

1989

Tom Ingham

1990

Sterling McKay#

1992

Jim Robinson

1995

Dr. James Vitale

2001

Vern MacNeill

2010

Roy Walling II

2005

Charles Crocket#

2005

Norm Major

2011

Paul Rene

2012

Roger Baribeau

2012

Ed Thurston

2013

Paul Waring

2013

Dick Lemieux

2014

 

John Hamel

2014

* indicates progressive Melvin Jones Fellow

# indicates deceased Melvin Jones Fellow

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