President's Blog - April 2018

Posted on April 1, 2018

Greetings Lions, what an eventful past month. All Lions came to the fore and worked long hours to make the two days a great success.


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Membership is Leadership is Membership

Posted on March 9, 2018

We Lions are fond of saying that we are the largest service organization in the world. Our accomplishments include the eradication of river blindness in large parts of the world. These deeds and our scale are the legacy of our Association’s history and the envy of other nonprofit organizations the world over.


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President's Blog - March 2018

Posted on March 1, 2018

As I stood on the stage giving the Opening Welcome to our Summer Festival, I was very humbled to look over the grounds and see an amazing view of colour, people, tents and bustling activity.


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Howick Lions Support Camp Quality 2018

Posted on January 18, 2018

​Howick Lions Club had the privilege of helping out at Camp Quality in January by preparing and serving food for the children and their helpers.


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President's Blog - December 2017

Posted on December 1, 2017

Well, the year is drawing to a close and we are now thinking of family get-togethers,holidays and possible financial ruin as the credit card bills start arriving. Our club over October and part of November has run up 150x volunteer hours according to the Community Service Register with some members still not registering their hours. Very impressive.


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Howick Lions Club Founders Award for 2017

Posted on November 6, 2017

The Howick Lions Club Founders Award for 2017 was awarded to Kate Littlejohn at Howick College by Past District Governor Ian Packwood and Club President Colin Salt


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2nd Presentation of the 2017 Derek Wigzell Award

Posted on November 1, 2017

Past District Governor Ian Packwood presented the Howick Lions Derek Wigzell Award for 2017 for Excellence in Drama to Megan Godkin-Hall at Botany Downs Secondary College


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President's Blog - November 2017

Posted on November 1, 2017

Well, it’s been a very busy month of October with our Open Day, a Movie Night, our Derek Wigzell Award presentation at Howick College, chip cooking at the Star of the Sea Gala and the annual District Convention.


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1st Presentation of the 2017 Derek Wigzell Award

Posted on October 26, 2017

President Colin Salt presented the Howick Lions Derek Wigzell Award for 2017 for Excellence in Drama to Jess Bennett at Howick College


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Howick Lions Open Day a Great Success

Posted on October 7, 2017

Kids brought in their colouring sheets, we sold a few Xmas cakes, sold quite a few raffle tickets, collected a lot of glasses and currency, a couple of hearing aids and sold a box of blankets for Kidz First. Our new MP for Pakuranga, Simeon Brown also came over with his wife Rebecca.


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