September Newsletter



September 2020

Board of Directors Meeting: The board of directors met on Monday, Sept. 7 at the American Legion Hall. There were 7 members attending


September Meeting: The board discussed the Covid situation and decide not to have a regular meeting in September.


Treasurer's Account Balances 8/31/2020:

Activity Account $ 7,889.09

Administration Account: $ 465.43

52 Club $10,874.00

Aluminum Cans $ 2,547.00


Club 52 Winners August: $100 John Augustin, Gene Schumann, Ed Burfeind, Ron Hartung


Hiway Cleanup: The club completed the second Hiway Cleanup on Hiway 61 on Wed, Sept. 3. There were 10 Lions helping with the project Lion Lyle Mathison had grilled steaks for the group, but left the grill unattended and the steaks were stolen by a local dog. The group enjoyed a snack of cheese, crackers sausage and beer.


Home Delivered Meals: Thanks to Lion Bruce Carlstrom's appeal on the local radio station, KLCH, we have four new drivers with a prospect of a few more. For more information or to volunteer contact Lion Jon Gravenish, 507-398-6901


Club Officers: Pres. Jerry Jensen is still seeking candidates who could serve a term of Vice President for the club. Please consider donating a little more of your time to help give our club direction and leadership. Nobody considers themselves a leader until they accidentally find themselves in that position and they do a great job. For more information contact Lion Jerry Jensen 651-764-4677


Donation: The board voted to donate $200 to the Lake City Athletic Boosters


New Local Group: A new group formed recently in lake City, The Children's Cancer Awareness Walk, requested funds from the club but the board could not make a donation due to donation guidelines with the charitable gambling regulations. The board would encourage any Lion to help this group out if you would like to. For information contact Lion Jerry Jensen 651-764-4667


Gambling Committee: The board is looking for volunteers to serve on a temporary gambling committee to plan and organize any new gambling activities that the club could pursue. For information please contact Lion Ron Weigel 651-301-9435