Lion's Committees
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PRESIDENT - Rick Semk

MEMBERSHIP - OPEN

GREETERS - Cseh (Ch)

FINANCE - Parsonage (Ch), Heinitsh

PROGRAM/SOCIAL EVENTS - Cseh (Ch), Stempfer

RELAY FOR LIFE - M Sayre (Ch)

FIRST VICE PRESIDENT - OPEN

CONSTITUTION & BYLAWS - Heinitsh (Ch)

CONVENTION - Richardson (Ch)

FOOD BANK / PANTRY - OPEN (Ch), M Sayre

PANCAKE BREAKFAST - OPEN (Ch), Heinitsh, Mason

BROOM SALE - OPEN (Ch), Stickel

PRE-SCHOOL VISION - Jacoby (Ch), D Sayre

SECOND VICE PRESIDENT - Marcia Sayre

YOUTH ACTIVITIES - OPEN (Ch)

TEEN AGE GOLF LEAGE - OPEN (Ch), Mason

DRUG AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS - OPEN (Ch)

WHITE CANE DAYS - Wolff (Ch)

COMMUNITY SERVICE - Parsoange (Ch), Richardson

SIGHT, HEARING, DIABETES - EM McDougall (Ch), W McDougall

THIRD VICE PRESIDENT - Margie Wolff

ATTENDANCE AND AWARRDS - Stickel (Ch)

PUBLIC RELATIONS - OPEN (Ch)

BULLETIN EDITOR - OPEN (Editor)

CHILI BOWL - D Sayre, Stickel


Lions' Committee Descriptions

Committees contribute to the success of a club by concentrating on a specific area and making sure that the club’s goals in that area are met. Typically, committees are formed to focus on areas such as club meeting programs, community service, fundraising projects, club finances, membership development, public relations and constitution and by-laws. Clubs may form additional committees as deemed necessary.

MEMBERSHIP - YES, WE NEED MEMBERS!
GREETERS - Just like it sounds, you will be welcomed with open arms at every meeting of the Murrysville Lions Club.
FINANCE - This committee is responsible for overseeing the monetary condition of the Club. It's main activity is the audit of the Treasurer's Books every year. In addition it monitors dues activities and makes recommendations accordingly.
PROGRAM/SOCIAL EVENTS - This Committee schedules the bi-monthly speakers as directed by the King Lion.
RELAY FOR LIFE - This Committee cooridinates the clubs participation in the Murrysville fund raiser for the American Cancer Society.
CONSTITUTION & BYLAWS - This Committee is responsible for maintaining the Club's policies.  Any item not covered by the Constitution or Bylaws is covered by Robert's Rules of Order.
CONVENTION - This Committee promotes attendance to the yearly District, State and International conventions.
FOOD BANK / PANTRY - Club members voluteer at the Westmoreland Food Bank to pack senior boxes and the Mother of Sorrows Food Pantry to distribute food.
BROOM SALE - This is an activity long associated with the Lions Club. Brooms that are acquired through the Westmoreland Co. Blind Association, along with other specialty Lions items, are available for purchase twice a year at locations in the community.
PRE-SCHOOL VISION - In cooperation with the Westmoreland Regional Hospital and Pittsburgh Vision Services, Lions Club members screen pre-school children to detect deviations from normal vision to prevent serious vision impairment through early treatment.
YOUTH ACTIVITIES - Student of the Month: An outstanding
Senior is honored each month of the school term. A scholarship is awarded to one student from this group based on community service.

Youth Seminar: This 3-day program interacts our high school students with others of Westmoreland County in an excellent youth leadership program.
TEEN AGE GOLF LEAGUE - This program, started in 1971, provides 6 weeks of competitive golf for girls and boys 13 years of age and older. Players are organized in flights and trophies are awarded to flight winners, and the TAG Champion.
DRUG AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS - In October, Lions Clubs International joins forces with local schools and agencies to educate our youth on the hazards of drug and alcohol abuse.  It's called the Red Ribbon Campaign.
WHITE CANE DAYS - Once a year the membership solicits funds at locations around the community to support Lions sight and diabetes programs.
COMMUNITY SERVICE - PA CleanWays: Twice a year the club members collect trash along Bulltown and Tarr Hollow roads.
SIGHT, HEARING DIABETES - Eyesight and Hearing Tests: Free tests are offered as a participating partner in the annual Rotary Club’s Blood Test Program.
TV Enlarger Loan Program: Reading is a luxury missed by the visually impaired. This apparatus uses a camera over a flat movable table to display on a monitor an enlarged version of any print material.
Recycle for Sight: Year round Lions recycle used eyeglasses to help millions of sight-impaired people throughout developing countries. Every year, May designated as Recycle for Sight Month as a way to educate the public about the continuing need for used eyeglasses.

ATTENDANCE & AWARDS - It is the responsibility of this Committee to monitor attendance of members, establish make-up rules and verify that members have fulfilled attendance requirements. Perfect attendance awards are available for members who have attended every regularly scheduled meeting for twelve months or more, making up missed meetings in accordance with the club’s policies. Recognition maintains morale in the club.
PUBLIC RELATIONS - Develops and implements a comprehensive public relations program to ensure that the Club is positively received and
supported by community members. This Committee will encompass both ongoing club publicity, and promoting special events, such as fundraising and service activities.

BULLETIN - Equally important to PR is internal communication. The Bulletin Editor publishes the LIONEWS, Murrysville's monthly newsletter to help keep the members informed.
CHILI BOWL - The Club runs this fundraiser on the Saturday before Super Bowl Sunday.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST - This popular “all you can eat” event is an excellent opportunity to come and have a hearty breakfast with friends.

 
 
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