Installation of 2018-2019 Leeward Oahu Lions Club Officers

June 13, 2018 at Pearl Country Club



On June 13, 2018 at Pearl Country Club, PDG Ernie Chang installed the 2018-2019 club officers.

The officers are from left to right

3rd V. Pres. Angelica Ponce 

2nd V.Pres. Kay Mukai 

1st V.Pres. Scott Fong (not pictured)

Immediate Past President:Gail Kono

President: Bobby Balais 

Co-Secretaries: Kent Kudo, Keane Muranaka (not pictured), Virginia Padayhag (not pictured)

Treasurer: Wayne Oshiro

Membership Chair:Susan Moniz  

Directors: Henry Aquino (2yrs.), Maureen Andrade (2yrs.), Edward Uemori (1yr., not pictured), Patrick Chung (1yr., not pictured) 

Tail Twister: Maria-Clara Converse 

Lion Tamer: Heather Valdez

Best Wishes on a successful 2018-2019 year!

Congratulations 2017-2018 100% Attendance Awardees!

From left to right: Virginia Padayhag (not pictured), Lion Gail Kono,

Lion Angelica Ponce, Lion Susan Moniz, and Lion Wayne Oshiro

Induction of New Member

June 13, 2018 at Pearl Country Club


PDG Ernie Chang inducted new Leo to Lion member Erica Mae Mateo sponsored by Lion Angelica Ponce.

Welcome Erica Mae Mateo to the Leeward Oahu Lions Family!!!

Congratulations to Waipahu High School Scholarship Recipients!

May 15, 2018 at Waipahu High School Awards Assembly

(From left to right)Recipients:Jillian P., Kera H., Alisha R., and Leanne V.

Each recipient received $1000 scholarship. Besides Leeward Oahu Club donating a $1000 scholarship, the following club members also donated scholarships: Wayne and Cora Oshiro-$1,000; Nadine Stollenmaier-Dunhill Professional Services-$1,000; Susan Moniz-$500; Maria-Clara Converse-$500. Mahalo to these members for their donation and the acknowlegement that on-going learning is vital to positive contributing members of our society.


Leeward Oahu Lions Meridian Pacific Ltd. 4 year Scholarship recipients...

May 15, 2018 at Waipahu High School Awards Assembly

(from left to right) Leeward Oahu Lions Pres. Gail Kono, recipient Ashley N. and Edna Mae F., Meridian Pacific representative Lou, Lion Susan Moniz

Thank you to Meridian Pacific, Ltd. This is the second year that they have donated two scholarships. Each scholarship recipient will receive $2500 each year of their four years of college as long as they fulfill their academic requirements. Mahalo Meridian Pacific, Ltd.

 Leeward Oahu Lions Annual Chicken Fundraiser

March 3, 2018

at Waipahu United Church of Christ




Leeward Oahu Lions held their annual chicken fundraiser at Waipahu United Church of Christ. Without the help of the Waipahu Leos Club and Boy Scout Pack #32 our fundraiser would not be a success. Mahalo!

Leeward Oahu Lions: Bobby, Kent, Patrick, Keane, Scott, Kay, Susan, Maureen, Angelica, Heather, and Gail. Mahalo!

We were also honored to have special guests, DG Blayne Hanagami, VDG Bob Lee, and Miu Lan.



Officers (Left to Right): Henry A. -Director; Susan M.- Membership Chair; Patrick C.-Director; Angelica P.- Lion Tamer; Kay M.-3rd Vice Pres.; Scott F. -2nd Vice Pres.; Virginia P.- Secretary; Gail K.-President; PDG Chris T.(Guest from Pearl City Lion); Bobby B.-1st Vice Pres. 

Missing in picture: Wayne O.-Treasurer; Maria C.- Tail Twister; Maureen A.-Director; Kent K.-Director; Keane M.-I.P.P.



  Kalei'opu'u Elementary                  August Ahrens Elementary


       Waipahu Elementary               Kalei'opu'u Elementary

It was such a success that all Waipahu Complex Elementary Schools are looking forward to next year’s hearing screening.

                           MAHALO! MAHALO! MAHALO! …

Fellow Lions and Retired teachers!!! See you again next year!

 Leeward Oahu Lions and the Waipahu Leos Club

        Support the Waipahu United Church of Christ Fundraiser                                                               Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016



           Cooking Chef Bobby's famous Fried Rice at 5:30AM...yep...                                        5:30am in the morning...

                                                                                                                                                                                     Helping pack hot whole chicken...Yummm...smells so good!



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