Siah Yok Lin, PDG

PDG Siah Yok Lin
District Governor 1999-2000

International President 1999/2000 – James Ervin
Council Chairman 1999/2000 – Dr. Winston Koh

District Theme – For Greater Lions Image & Prestige

DG’s Logo

“To create a greater awareness of our Lions Image & subsequently enhance our Prestige/Pride as Lions, through the various designated projects in the District. Apart from Lions Image, to promote Harmony (through Fellowship), Membership, Leadership & Partnership.”

LCI Award – 100% District Governor

Attended
37 th 1999 MD308 Convention – Johor Bahru.
82 nd International Convention – San Diego
38 th 2000 MD308 Convention – Kota Kinabalu
38 th Oseal Forum – Singapore

District 308 B1 Designated Projects for 1999/2000

1. Lions Blood Bank
2. Sight First Bus
3. Lions Partnership with PDRM at state and local club levels
4. Lions Partnership with Local Municipality
5. Cataract Intervention Campaign
6. Diabetes Screening and Awareness
7. Road safety (PDRM)
8. Public Services (e.g Bench in parks with Lions Logo)
9. Highway Signboards (8ft by 16ft, if possible) showing Lions Logo and other details
10. Bus shelters in Town with Lions Logo
11. Education Scholarships for poor students
12. Fund Raising (Cycle for life,Walk for Life)

District 308 Foundation
– Appeals for funds were given through the following clubs:-

1. JE Family Support Fund
– Total of RM 246,400 was collected under the fund and distributed to deserving families affected by the outbreak
2. Lions Club of Kota BahruRM 2,000.00 for Down Syndrome
3. Lions Club of SegamatRM 4,000.00 for Dialysis Centre
4. Lions Clubs of MuarRM 4,000.00 for Muar Dialysis Centre
5. Lions Clubs of Johor BahruRM 4,000.00 for JB Dialysis Centre
6. District 308 B1RM 4,000.00 for Taiwan Earth Quake Relief Fund
7. Lions Clubs of MuarRM 10,000.00 for Muar Bakri Fire Victim
8. Tabung Hari Lions Bersama PDRMRM 10,000.00 for PDRM

Train-The Trainers/District Trainers Conference/Membership Seminars
The above 3 seminars/conference were held during 1999/2000
President
– Elect Schools 1999/2000
1) 10th July 99 in JB for 1999/2000 Presidents
2) 10th& 11th June 2000 in Segamat for 2000/2001 Presidents

Leadership Institute
– 5 participants were selected to attend the above leadership school from 1-4 Nov 99 in Singapore.

Club Twinning
Date – Clubs – Between
4/12/99 – Lions Club of Georgetown Mutiara and Lions Club of Kota Budaya.
29/1/2000 – Lions Club of Kuala Lumpur Central and Lions Club of Johor Bahru Host.
4/3/2000 – Lions Club of TanjungBidara and Lions Club of Bahau.
11/5/2000 – Lions Club of KL Metropolitan and Lions Club of Taipei Tung Hsin.

Membership Growth – Total nett increase 163 members
Leo Clubs – Increase of 7 new clubs
Melvin Jones Fellow – 8
District Foundation – 10

MOUs
1) PDRM & District 308 B
2) MAPO & District 308 B1
3) Upha Corporation& 308 B

Club Extension
1) Lions Club of Bangsar
2) Lions Club of Triang Mandarin
3) Lions Club of Simpang Renggam

Lions ‘Walk For Life’ on 14/01/2000 nation-wide. Amount raised RM109,555.

Youth Programme
1) 2 Youth Camps organized – 18-19 March 2000 & 1-2 April 2000
2) Leo Forum – 2-4 June 2000, KL
3) Youth Exchange
– Outbound Youths 182
– Inbound Youths 97

Launching of 308B1 Club Administration Manual by Council Chairman on 10/06/2000