Annual Lion-Kin Meeting – 25 Years of Community Partnership

For the past 25 years the Fonthill Lions and the Kinsmen Club of Fonthill & District have celebrated the annual tradition of holding a joint club meeting at the start of the year. This year it was our turn to host and we gathered together with our Kin friends on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at […] Read more…

Fonthill Lions Congratulate Fonthill Lioness

The Fonthill Lions would publicly like to congratulate and say how proud we are of the Fonthill Lioness for all of their hard work and especially their recent donations of $10,000.00 plus the over $ 2,000.00 that they had donated throughout the year. In the past month they made the following donations: Lions Foundation of […] Read more…

Effective Speaking Competition 2016

We would like to thank all of the schools in the Pelham area as well as the Welland French Schools and Home School that sent students to our Effective Speaking contest on February 22. Thanks to all the contestants, your speeches were informative and entertaining. In our eyes you were all winners. To all the […] Read more…

Fonthill Lions/Lioness Donate to Pelham Cares

The Fonthill Lions and Lioness donated over $700 in toys, gift cards, hats and mitts to Pelham Cares at the annual Christmas dinner.  Pictured (left to right) is Nancy Yungblut and Jane Gilmour from Pelham Cares with Fonthill Lioness President Katherine Reid. Frozen turkeys were presented to Jane Gilmour from Pelham Cares for the Christmas […] Read more…

Cheque presentation to Sharon and Wyatt Flagg

The Fonthill Lions Club recently held a BBQ to raise funds to help offset some of the many costs incurred since Faith Flagg was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident. The BBQ was held at E. L. Crossley School where the students and staff supported it greatly. The co-operation at the school was fantastic, starting […] Read more…

2015 Peer Awards

Congratulations to Lioness Enid Gatcke and Lion John Mills on their 2015 Peer Awards! Thank you for all that you do in the community. Read more…

Lions 1/2 and 1/2 Draw Winner

Lion Fred Arbour (left) and Lion Brian Buchanan are shown presenting the cheque for $3,188.00 to Eric Ethier from Welland, winner of the Lions Half and Half Draw. Read more…

Awards

On October 14th, Lion Al Crowe was presented with the Lion of the Year Award by Lion Fred Arbour (secretary) and Lion Brian Buchanan (president). On October 14th, Pat O’Hara was installed as a Fonthill Lion by Lion Joyce Harvey (Past District Governor) and Lion John Harvey (1st Vice-District Governor).  Pictured are (left to right) […] Read more…

Helen Keller Fellowship Award

The Helen Keller Fellowship Award was presented to Lioness Enid Gatcke on Sept. 8th, by the Fonthill Lioness and on Oct. 14th, Lions Doug Gaylor (left) and Brian Buchanan were honoured by the Fonthill Lions Club.  The Helen Keller Fellowship Award was established by the Board of Directors of the Lions Home for Deaf People […] Read more…