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DOUGLAS X. ALEXANDER INTERNATIONAL PRESIDENT Douglas X. Alexander, from Brooklyn, New York, USA, was elected to serve as international president of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 103rd International Convention, June 25 through June 29, 2021. President Alexander is a retired vice president for J.P. Morgan Chase Bank. A member of the Brooklyn Bedford Stuyvesant Lions Club since 1984, he has held many offices within the association, including club president, zone chair, region chair, vice district governor, district governor, cabinet secretary, cabinet treasurer and DGE group leader. He also served as a Lions Eye Bank transporter, a member of the District and Multiple District PDG Association, a trustee of the New York State and Bermuda Lions Foundation, and was appointed as the Lions representative to UNICEF-New York from 2012-2014. He has served on the USA/Canada Lions Leadership Forum Planning and Host Committees and has been a presenter at several USA/Canada Forums. In recognition of his service to the association, he has received numerous awards including the club Lion of the Year, Club President’s Award, the Robert J. Uplinger Service Award, several District Governor Appreciation Awards, and the Multiple District Membership Growth Award. He is also the recipient of numerous International President’s Certificates of Appreciation, seven International President’s Awards and the Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. He is a Dr. Franklin G. Mason Fellow, a W. P. Woods Fellow and a progressive Melvin Jones Fellow. In addition to his Lions activities, President Alexander is active in numerous professional and community organizations. He has served as chairperson of the advisory board for the New York Urban League and as a board member of the St. Francis DeSales School for the Deaf. He is also a recipient of the Congressional Record Award. President Alexander has two daughters, and his partner in service, Shabiki Cazabon, is a Lion and a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.

 

THE PET VALU WALK FOR DOG GUIDES is being held in Winnipeg on May 29th, 2022 as a virtual event for the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.  For more info contact Lion Dave Hollyoake, Immediate Past LFC Board Chair. See his contact info on the other web page.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR DONATIONS TO THIS VERY WORTH WHILE CAUSE.

For more information about the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guide Program please visit http://www.dogguides.com

Lions Glendale Court at 3590 Portage Avenue is full. A waiting list is available. Contact Glendale Court 204-885-3590 for more information on how to get on the list of this great 55 Plus Life Lease complex.

Watch for more details on other upcoming events.

If your interested in learning more about Lions and what they do, call any one of us, we would be please to answer any of your questions and arrange to have you attend one of our meetings, there is no cost involved in this visit. The membership cost per year is only $100.00 and we also have family memberships available with reduced rates, That is only $1.93 per week. 

You can also visit the Lions Web site http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/index.php  or the district web site at http://www.e-district.org/sites/5m11/index.php Also see the other links on this web site for more information about Lions Clubs international.

 Please visit other pages on this web site or contact one of us for more information

 

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