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LCI 2017 Convention - Come Celebrate Chicago May Issue

1BK Club Officer Symposium on June 17th @ multiple locations
Club Officers,
What a great time to be a Lion!  As we move to our second century of service, there are many new and innovative ideas coming from LCI to support our service to our communities.  Our district has grand goals to improve membership, leadership, and service.
Did you know...
-Lions around the world have an audacious goal to serve 200 million people by 2020-21?  Your club can be part of this.
-Lions has a new program called LCI: Forward that will help clubs improve membership, leadership, and service?
-LCI will be embarking on a public relationships campaign worldwide?  Lions will no longer be the best kept secret!
-LCI is developing an APP for Lions?  Yes, Lions are going digital!
-1BK is offering a Club Officer Symposium in three sites in the district on June 17 to allow district lion leaders to be on the cusp of all of the excitement?
So, how can your club get involved?
-Share the attached flyer with your club members, especially the new officers for 2017-18.
-Determine which site to attend...Hudson Fire Station, Bradley Quality Inn, or Morris Eagles Hall.
-Car pool with your club members to the Symposium.  Enjoy fellowship with other Lions!
-Enjoy the FREE coffee, rolls, and lunch.
-RSVP to your Zone Chair by June 9.  Contact numbers are noted on the flyer!
-Take home many new and innovative ideas that can help your club be the best it can be, making our communities the best they can be.
Need more info or have questions?
Contact Jama Wahl, 1BK GLT Coordinator, 815-822-3014 or jamawahl@yahoo.com
1BK Cabinet Members,
Attached please find a flyer for the upcoming 1BK Club Officer Symposium.  DGE John Joseph Honiotes will be sharing our district goals for 2017-18.  Officers, whether new or seasoned, will have many opportunities to share!  As 1BK Cabinet members, please encourage club participation.  We are seeking at least one officer from each club to attend, 100%.  The symposium is being offered at three sites.  The travel time should be minimal for everyone.  Plus, coffee, rolls, and lunch are FREE!!
Many thanks for your support,
Jama Wahl
1BK GLT Coordinator

Upcoming District 1-BK Events!

1-BK May 2017 Newsletter

Bolingbrook Lions Annual Beep Baseball Bash on June 10 -11

MD1 May 2017 State eMagazine (Full & Lite Editions)
Dear Lions:
Attached PDF's of May magazine.
Below are the links to read e-magazine on web:
-Dr. Austin D'Souza, PDG
MD1 Lions of Illinois State e-Magazine Editor

New Club Position - LCIF Coordinator

1BK Club Presidents and Secretaries,

The attached documents represent information on a new club officer position entitled "LCIF Club Coordinator".  LCIF Club Coordinators will be mainly responsible for promoting and encouraging their respective club support of LCIF.  Club Secretaries can report the position with the other club officers through MyLCI.

If any questions, please feel free to contact me as our District 1-BK LCIF Coordinator

Thank you!

PID Bud Wahl



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