President's Blog - October 2017

Posted on October 1, 2017

As I sit here writing this after the election and Winston Peters is sitting in his boat fishing it’s anyone’s guess who the next Government will be. It’s a relief that Lions do not have MMP to decide their President.


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October 2017 Quarterly Video

Posted on October 1, 2017

Layla was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at 17 months old. Her mother, Amie, describes their journey. Learn how Lions are providing support and raising awareness for diabetes. www.lionsclubs.org/diabetes


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A Busy Week of Service for Howick Lions Club

Posted on September 9, 2017

Painting at Howick Historical Village, hosting 2nd Vice District Governor Judy Allison at our dinner meeting, presenting Lion Dave Downie with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award and recognising Lion Neil Hornblow for bringing two new members into the club. A great start to spring!


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President's Blog - September 2017

Posted on September 2, 2017

​Well, I managed to survive Change of Officers night and my first business meeting as your new president without the nerves getting too out of control so I feel far more confident now - I think! Our club is now gearing up for events and projects as winter closes.


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Lion Tony Blair Receives the Melvin Jones Award

Posted on September 1, 2017

Past District Governor Alan Sheath awarded Tony Blair with the Melvin Jones Fellowship for his continued and unflagging commitment to Service with our club.


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Colin Salt Takes Over the Reins as President of Howick Lions Club

Posted on August 2, 2017

Incoming President Colin Salt takes over from Immediate Past President Grant Taylor.


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President's Blog - August 2017

Posted on August 1, 2017

The Lions year is about to come to a close, which is a good time to reflect on where we have come from and what we have achieved.


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July 2017 Quarterly Video

Posted on July 5, 2017

Women’s lives are changing through microfinance loans in India. One example, is Rabia Bibi who’s loan empowered her to expand her business. She employs many through her factory in Delhi, transforming her life and improving those around her.


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President's Blog - July 2017

Posted on July 1, 2017

​Gosh, another month gone and the shortest day has passed. Summer is just around the corner. A great night was had by those who were able to join us for the Mid-Winter Christmas dinner. Annette and I would like to thank those who came with food, goodies and presents and a huge portion of fun; - a memorable night.


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Sylvia Duan and Gary Liang join Howick Lions Club

Posted on June 10, 2017

New members are the life blood of any club, and so it was a huge pleasure to induct new members Sylvia Duan and Gary Liang into our club this week.


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