Dato Dr L Krishnan, IPDG

District Governor Dato’ Dr. L. Krishnan
District 308B1, Fiscal Year 2015-2016

Dato Dr L Krishnan was installed as the District Governor 308B1 for fiscal year 2015 – 2016 at the 98th International Lions Convention in Hawaii and the Inauguration of District Governor and Installation of Cabinet Officers was held on 111h July 2015 at the Klana Resort in Seremban in the presence of our International President Dr. Jitsuhiro Yamada.

District Theme and District logo

(1) The District Theme, “Let’s Touch Hearts” was the “touching theme” for the year

To Serve With Compassion touching the hearts of the Lions and the community.

(2) District logo:-

The stethoscope reminds Lions to “Listen to the needs of the Needy”
Heart represent the Hearts of the Lions and the community – of those who Serve and Being Served
Purple colour which is the Regal colour for Loyalty & DIgnity and is also one of the colours of the LCI
Two Open Hands in two colours represent the multiracial nature of Malaysia – To Touch Hearts with Love.
Yellow represents Royal Service – the standard and quality of service to be adhered to by Lions

“Lions Centennial Services Day with AKPK & PIDM” was held on 29th November 2015 headed by the DC AKPK and PIDM, Lion Dato’ Javern Lim. A total of 3 categories of charity run was organized at Taman Tasik Permaisuri in Kuala Lumpur together with live concert performances and financial and health talks. About 4,000 people participated in this grand event and the surplus fund raised were donated to the four District projects, namely RM10,000 to Lions Education Learn Fund, RM10,000 to Lions Prosthetic Limb Fund, RM5,000 to Lions Eye Clinic and RM 5,000 to KL Renal Centre.

Prosthetic Limbs Project is a new service project launch by the District for the fiscal year 2015-2016, with 21 high quality prosthetic limbs costing a total of RM112,357 given out to those in need in order to improve their quality of life and back to work to assist their family.

 

Lions Mount Everest Expedition (MEE). District embarked on the MEE project in January 2016 with Lion Dato Javern Lim as the Organising Chairman. Lion James Lee Chong Meng of the Lions Club of Bahau at 68 years attempted to be the oldest Malaysia to conquer the 8,848 meter high Mount Everest accompanied by 4 trekkers. The expedition was intended to promote ‘Save Environment & Stay Healthy’ theme, as well demonstrate the “Malaysia Boleh” spirit. The team trekked to the Everest Base Camp at 5,866 meter whilst Lee reached Camp 3 at 7,983 meter before extreme weather condition of high winds and temperature below -31 degrees forced him to turn back on 19th May 2016. Lee is undeterred and wishes to have a second attempt in April 2017.

Chennai Flood Relief PROJECT

Chennai was flooded on 4th December 2015, the city’s worst rains in 100 years wreaking unprecedented havoc. It claimed 61 victims with thousands were made homeless. The Chennai Flood Relief Fund under the Chairmanship of 1st VDG Sashekala raised a total of of RM114,351.00 from 60 Lions Clubs, 38 Lions and 3 friends of Lions. DG Dato’ Dr L Krishnan visited the flood affected area on 14th Dec 2015 to understand the extend of damage and type of aid needed. DG visited Chennai again on 21st April 2016 to initiate the projects and by 23rd Jun 2016 the following projects were launched:
Advent Christian Primary School of Perumbakkam Chennai: built 3 rest rooms and donated study desks chairs to 100 pupils
St Thomas Mount Panchayat Union Middle School Nookampalayam Chennai: built a school kitchen and donated study desks and chairs to 75 pupils
St Mark Primary School of Velacheri Chennai: built 10 rest rooms

The projects were launched by Governor Dato’ Dr L Krishnan in the presence of Governor P. Pudukan (District 324 A6), Governor Balaji (District 324 A1), Lion presidents and Lions from Chennai and Malaysia, PIBG chairmen and committee members, school heads, teachers and the general public.

In closing, I wish to express my sincere thanks to Past Officers of the Association, my Cabinet Officers, Club Presidents, Lions, Lionesses and Leos for their co-operation and commitment in joining me in extending a year meaningful services of Touching Hearts.

Let’s Touch Hearts

Thank you. Regards.
Lion Dato’ Dr. L. Krishnan
District Governor 2015-2016
District 308 B1 Malaysia

Lions Club Of Bahau

Project Name : THE REHABILITATION OF MAHSAN OLD FOLKS HOME

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Club : Lions Club Of Bahau
Club No. : 044891
Sponsor Club : Lions Club of Segamat
Charter Date : 25th April 1985
Charter President : Ln. Kok Kah Thiam
Centennial President (2016-2017) : Ln. Tey Chin Soon
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Project Name : THE REHABILITATION OF MAHSAN OLD FOLKS HOME

Project Description :

To commemorates Lions Clubs International Centennial year in service, Lions Club Bahau Chartered since 1985, embarked on the biggest ever project by rehabilitated and reconstructed the delicipated and mice infected more than half a century old wooden building of the Mahsan Old Folks Home.

Every member of Lions Club Bahau and members of the public pull our resources together financially, construction materials, time and effort toward this project which was completed within 3 months period at a cost of RM100,000.00.
We are proud to have our District Governor 308-B1 Sashekala Patmanathan to officially open and hand over this new building which will benefit 15 old folks staying there.

1. Objective of the Signature Project
To rehabilitate and reconstruct the delicipated and mice infected more than half a century old wooden building of the Mahsan Old Folks Home.

2. Started
2016

3. Members Involved
50 members

4. Benefited
15 old folk

5. Man hour spent

6 months

800 hours (50 members)

6. Frequency

one-off project

7. Fund needed
RM 100,000

8. Source of Fund
Project fund from fund raising and donation from club members.

9. Critical success factor
Fully support, great team work and financial contribution among members in making the project successful.

10. Other info

Project Photos

Submitted by: Yi Liang Yew

Lions Club of Bukit Bakri

Project Name : 巴口狮子会医药基金

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Club : Lions Club of Bukit Bakri
Club No. : 101406
Sponsor Club : Lions Club of Tangkak
Charter Date : 23-03-2008
Charter President : Lion Toh Seng Leong
Centennial President (2016-2017) : Lion Kang Hong Ling
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Project Name : 巴口狮子会医药基金
Project Description :
这是本会自创会后的长期服务项目。经过一轮家访后,依情况派发一些医药基金以帮助贫困病黎减轻一些医药负担。此基金的成立不仅帮助病黎,也激发会员们的爱心及坡众们的热心捐款,大家齐心协力把爱传承下去。

1. Objective of the Signature Project
1.帮助贫困病黎减轻一些医药负担。

2. Started
2.23-03-2008

3. Members Involved
全体会员

4. Benefited
每月三户贫困病黎

5. Man hour spent
3 hour

6. Frequency
每月派发医药基金

7. Fund needed
每月RM3000

8. Source of Fund
坡众的热心捐款及慈善晚宴

9. Critical success factor
坡众的热心捐款、商家们的报效、会员们的齐心协力及无私奉献。

10. Other info
这是本会长期的服务项目之一,希望能延续传承以帮助更多有需要的贫困病患。

Project Photos

Submitted By : ER SHEAY CHINN