SanBar's Christmas Cub Cheer was a success! This weekend the San Juan-Barataria Lionsclub got to spread some Christmas cheer to some deserving students.#givefromtheheart #district60a

El Dorado East Lions Club brought Christmas Cheer to Hollis Home for the Elderly.#givefromtheheart #district60a

Service Chairperson Lion Tamika Taylor from San Juan-Barataria Lions Club hands over Diabetic testing machines provide by Bryden Pi Beauty to persons from the Centre for Socially Displaced Persons.#diabetesawareness #givefromtheheart #district60a


On Thursday November 25, 2021, Essequibo Coast Lions Club donated two ceiling fans to the Health Centre in Queenstown, Essequibo. This donation was based on a request by the doctor to make the area more comfortable for the diabetic patients. The patients also benefited from a short discussion on healthy eating practices and watched a video on the care for persons living with diabetes.#kindnessmatters #diabetesawareness #givefromtheheart #district60a #WeServe


On Saturday November 27th, 2021, thirty families benefited from a food hamper distribution executed by the Essequibo Coast Lions Club. The recipients were very appreciative of the Club's efforts since the COVID 19 pandemic has placed a burden on the disposal income of many families.#kindnessmatters #givefromtheheart #district60a


On Saturday November 27th, 2021, thirty families benefited from a food hamper distribution executed by the Essequibo Coast Lions Club. The recipients were very appreciative of the Club's efforts since the COVID 19 pandemic has placed a burden on the disposal income of many families.#kindnessmatters #givefromtheheart #district60a


In observance of International Leo Day celebrated on Sunday December 5, 2021, the Leo Club Of Bel-Air donated clothing, books and hampers to several individuals.#kindnessmatters #InternationalLeoDay #leoclubinternational #givefromtheheart #district60a


The Ram and Mc Rae (now Ram) Auditing Firm formed an alliance with the Georgetown Durban Park Lions Club 25 years ago.This partnership awards the top student of the National Grade Six Assessment from the primary schools within the Club's service area.The top NGSA students and also from other primary schools were given backpacks of stationery. Congratulations to the students#kindnessmatters #givefromtheheart #district60a


On the 23th of November 2021,Paramaribo Ready Lions Club made a financial donation to the father of little Jaleyah Jubitana. In June 2020, 5 year old Jaleyah was diagnosed with Leukemia (blood cancer) and had to go to Colombia for surgery. Little Jaleyah needs to stay one more year in Colombia for further treatment. The treatment, her and her mother’s stay at Columbia costs them a lot so Paramaribo Ready Lions Club decided to help them by making a financial donation to them that will cover the costs for 3 months.Let us all pray for the well being of little Jaleyah.With this project Lions Club Paramaribo Ready made a contribution to the fight against Childhood cancer & Leukemia#childhoodcancer #leukemia #kindnessmatters #givefromtheheart #district60a🙏


District commissioner Suraksha Hirasingh of the administrative district Wanica North-West, in collaboration with the Lions Club Wanica, spoiled the children of the Hadassah shelterhome with drinks, hot meals and school books on December 5, 2021. This home provides shelter for homeless children and single mothers.Through this the district commissioner wishes the children of the reception center but also all other children a happy children's day.#HappyChildrensDay2021 #givefromtheheart #district60a


On Friday 3 December 2021, the Lions Club of East Demerara executed a tree planting activity with students of the Beterverwagting Primary and La Bonne Intention Nursery Schools on the East Coast of Demerara.#treeplanting #WorldEnvironment #PlantTreesSaveEarth #district60a #givefromtheheart


On Thursday December 02, 2021, the Lions Club of East Demerara donated pampers, bed pads, toilet paper, soap powder and liquid hand soap to the Cheshire Home in Mahaica on the East Coast of Demerara.#kindnessmatters #givefromtheheart #district60a


On wednesday 24 november 2021, Lions Club Paramaribo West donated 20 boxes of Stoma bags with accessories to the Diakonessen Hospital. These items have been handed over by club president Lion Humphrey Bergraaf.#GiveFromTheHeart #kindnessmatters #stomabag #stomacare #district60a


In honour of Diabetic Awareness Month, Lions Club Paramaribo Felice executed a project at elderly home Huize Emma. The elderlies got information about the prevention and curation of diabetes from a Diabetic Nurse of EFS College COVAB. They also received a gifts. At the end they could enjoy some healthy snacks and fruit!#diabetesawarenessmonth #GiveFromTheHeart #district60a


On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, members of the Lions Club of East Demerara donated 200 testing strips and 800 lancets to the Buxton Health Center. Fliers on healthy eating practices and proper care were also given to the patients. A talk on diabetes was also done by Dr. Moore.#diabetesawarenessmonth #GiveFromTheHeart #district60a


On November 15th, 2021 Paramaribo Ready Lions club has pampered the elderly of the retirement home “Prinses Beatrix” with packages filled with essential products and fruit. This project was carried out in connection with “World Diabetes Day” on November 14th 2021.And to raise awareness about diabetes, the president and the committee members also handed out some flyers about “Diabetes”.#GiveFromTheHeart #diabetesawarenessmonth #district60a


On Saturday November 20, 2021, the Lions Club of Georgetown donated clothing to the children and residents of the St. John's Bosco Orphanage, Shaheed's Girls Home and the Thomas Moore Men's Home.#GiveFromTheHeart #kindnessmatters #district60a

  


The Lions Club, New Amsterdam Berbice in collaboration with the Region 6 road safety council repainted two pedestrian crossings on the republic road(backdam) . This is to ensure the safety of children crossing to go to school.#GiveFromTheHeart #kindnessmatters #district60a


On Saturday 20 november 2021, The Zonechairs 1A & 1B Lion Renuka Simbhoedatpanday and Lions Arif Laismohamedkhan succesfully hosted the 2nd District Governor Advisory’s meeting. After that there was a workshop “ Let’s plant a garden together for a better future” presented by Region One Chair Lion Loraine Soekanti Arsomedjo.District Governor Lion Jerry Hoffman and Leo-Lion International Board Liason Shefanie Vin were also present at this meeting and workshop.#district60a #GiveFromTheHeart


In observance of Worlds Diabetes Day, the Lions Club, New Amsterdam Berbice extended their service to the Diabetic clinic at the New Amsterdam Hospital today. They did a talk on diabetes, highlighting the types of diabetes, the importance of nutrition, exercise and taking medication if needed. Small packages were also distributed to diabetic patients at the clinic. #GiveFromTheHeart #diabetesawarenessmonth #district60a


The Lions Club Of Bel-Air and Leo Club of Bel Air paid a visit to the Albouystown Health Center, and shared some ideas on healthy eating to persons living with diabetes. Four persons received diabetes kits. Leo President Joseph Daniels was happy to make the presentation on behalf of the Clubs.#GiveFromTheHeart #diabetesawarenessmonth #district60a


On Saturday, November 13, 2021, Lion Dr. Tulsi in collaboration with the Georgetown Durban Park Lions Club awarded Bursaries to 15 top 🏆performers 💪 of Education District 4. A very inspiring and eloquent charge was delivered by Lion Barbara Atherly. Mr. Yeshua Hutson of Success Elementary provided the response on behalf of the students. Congratulations ❤️to the students, teachers and parents. This event took place at the Guyana Girl Guides Pavilion. #GiveFromTheHeart #district60a


In observance of Diabetes Awareness month, the Lions Club of Georgetown distributed diabetes testing kits to five persons living with diabetes. The Club continues to give support to persons affected by this disease through ongoing projects.Diabetes Awareness Month 2021 is observed under the theme: "Access to Diabetes Care: If Not Now, When? Zonechair 2A Lion Lerato Hodge and Lion Andrew Weeks handed over the testing kits. #GiveFromTheHeart #DiabetesAwarenessMonth #district60a


The Lions Club Of Bel-Air executed a Back to school drive done on Friday the 12th of November at Kartoba Nursery/Primary School. School supplies were presented to the head teacher on behalf of the children.#district60a #GiveFromTheHeart


The Leo Club Of Bel-Air did A Diabetes walk to raise funds to assist persons living with diabetes on World Diabetes Day November 14 2021 by rocking blue under the theme “Access to Diabetes Care “ Leos continue to support people living with Diabetes and bring awareness to others. #GiveFromTheHeart #diabetesawarenessmonth #district60a


The month of November is Diabetic Month.The world's largest diabetes awareness campaign, is commemorated annually on November 14.As part of this, Lions Club Paramaribo East donated package of necessities to the retirement home “Huize Ashiana” on 13 november 2021. Zonechair 1A Lion Renuka Simbhoedatpanday was also present at this event. Dietician Mariska Tai a Pin provided assistance with the composition of the package.#GiveFromTheHeart #diabetesawarenessmonth #district60a


On September 14 2021 Leo Club Kankantrie did its 1st fundspending project. The club made a $100 donation to Past-Leo President Anouscka Heikerk, whose son is now in Colombia for heart surgery.#GiveFromTheHeart #kindnessmatters #district60a

 


Essequibo Coast Lions Club collaborated with the Demerara Lioness Lions Club to provide hampers to the children of Whyaka Village, Lake Mainstay, Essequibo Coast. Hampers consisted of clothing, toiletries, toys, candy goodies, etc.#givefromtheheart #kindnessmatters #district60a


In the context of World Diabetes Day, which is held annually on November 14, Lions Club Paramaribo West has chosen this year for Diabetes awareness at Secondary school C.R Froweinschool.The aim of 'World Diabetes Day' is to draw attention to and understanding for diabetes awareness.This year's theme is: “Access to Diabetes Care: if not now, when?”#DiabetesAwarenessMonth #diabetesawareness #worlddiabetesday #givefromtheheart #district60a


Thanks to Lions Club Paramaribo East and their sponsors , the children from Childrens Home "Arya Dewaker" can finally enjoy again in the playground. Due to the weather, the members as well as the District Governor Lion Jerry Hoffman spent 2 days painting the equipment. The official handover of the renovated playground was on monday 8 november 2021.#givefromtheheart #district60a #kindnessinservice


The San Juan-Barataria Lions Club hosted on saturday 6 november 2021, a “ Write from the start ” project where 40 primary school children were gifted with necessary stationery supplies. They also provided a meal and snacks for the parents and students.#givefromtheheart #district60a #Writefromthestart


On 6 november 2021, Lions club Paramaribo North executed a Sight First Project in the Brokopondo district in collaboration with Optiek Ninon with funds from the Rosebel Community Fund. Special thanks to the District Commissioner Mr. Mendelzoon for the availability of the Multifunctional Centre. #givefromtheheart #district60a #globalcausevision


Lc Paramaribo South donated three tablets to Scholen Gemeenschap Tamanredjo for online education purposes, intended for the students and some teachers who cannot afford a tablet or computer or do not have access to the internet at home. In that case they can come to the school and follow or give the online lessons using these tablets. Proper use and handling of these tablets will be coordinated by the school principal.#givefromtheheart #district60a #onlinelearning

             


On November 5, 2021, the groundbreaking ceremony took place for the construction of a vocational school in the Youth Correction Center (JCC) for juvenile detainees in Santo Boma. The people present where the Lions District Governor, representatives of the Ministry of Justice and Police, the District Commissioner for Wanica North-West Suraksha Sital-Hirasingh and the representatives of the 5 collaborating Lions clubs Paramaribo East, Paramaribo North, Paramaribo West, Kwatta and Para. The different sponsors of the project were also present. After short speeches by Miss G. Acton from the Ministry of Justice and Police, Lions JCC Project Chair R. Augustin, Lions District Governor J. Hoffman and the Director operational affairs for the Ministry of Justice and Police O. Helstone the groundbreaking ceremony was performed by the three latter officials. This was followed by the unveiling of the project sign which was done by the Lions District Governor, the Director operational affairs for the Ministry of Justice and Police and the District Commissioner. The building processes are scheduled for a total of 100 working days.Lions Clubs International Foundation#givefromtheheart #district60a


Lions Club of Georgetown Stabroek distributed food hampers to 42 families of Friendship, Buxton, Lusignan and Annandale communities. This project has served 234 persons #givefromtheheart #district60a #kindnessinservice💪


The Lions Club of Georgetown Stabroek repainted a bus shed and cleaned its surrounding area. A total of 500 persons were served from this project.#kindnessinservice #givefromtheheart #district60a

 


In observance of Diabetes Awareness month, the Lions Club of Georgetown Stabroek donated a blood glucose meter and other supplies to a child affected by diabetes.#diabetesawarenessmonth #givefromtheheart #district60a

              


On October 29th 2021, Optometrist/Orthoptist Varida Haarloo, Zienderogen Foundation, Ophthalmologist Lion Denise Doelwijt, Kuster Optique and Focus Slijperij started the 2nd Eye screening project for children of the Primary school. After screening, the children which are in need of glasses will receive them free of charge. Within this project, Lions Club Paramaribo West supports this cause by providing breakfast hampers to the children.#givefromtheheart #district60a #globalcausevision


On Friday October 29th, the Education committee of the Lions Club Of Bel-Air collaborated with CNOOC Petroleum Inc to deliver back to school supplies. This project benefitted 30 students in need of Swan village on the Linden Soeskdyke Highway.#givefromtheheart #TogetherWeServe #district60a


On Saturday October 30, 2021, the Lions Club of Georgetown inducted six new members. Induction Officer Lion Leyland Thompson read to the new Lions their Obligation of Membership and to the sponsors their obligation. We would like to honour our new Lions because they fill a very important role. They will help to expand our ability to serve our communities and carry on our humanitarian efforts. The new Lions will have the opportunity to experience our pride of service and the gift of lasting and meaningful friendship. #membershipgrowth #givefromtheheart #district60a


On the last Friday of the World Sight Month (29-10-21), the Lc Paramaribo South donated to a project that provides pediatric eye care to primary schools in need. This project was initiated by optometry Vision Care by Varida N.V. and fits perfectly in the club’s core global cause Vision. The Paramaribo South Lions Club provided 30 pieces of children's glass frames, 30 pieces of glasses cases, 30 pairs of anti-reflective glasses and SRD 5500. #SightForKids #givefromtheheart #district60a


On Friday 29th and Saturday 30th October 2021 Lions of Zone 4B volunteered at the Ministry of Health - Trinidad and Tobago “ National Care Health Fair”. The focus of the Fair was on building Awareness of Non Communicable diseases. COVID-19 vaccination, Flu shots and a host of other services were also available.#healthcareawareness #givefromtheheart #district60a


The Georgetown Durban Park Lions Club and the Lions Club Of Bel-Air participated in the "Drive for a Cure," presented by Giving Hope Foundation on October 30, 2021 in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness month.#BreastCancerAwarenessMonth #givefromtheheart #district60a


On Saturday October 30th 2021, Region One hosted the Annual Peace Poster Award Ceremony 2021-2022. This event took place in Lalla Rookh. The 5 clubs that participated in this contest are: Lc Paramaribo South, Lions Club Paramaribo North, Lions Club Paramaribo Felice, Lions Club Kwatta and Lions Club Nieuw-Nickerie. The winners Faylin Kasim (1st place), Shanaya Martodrono (2nd place) and Roshni Ganga (3rd place) received a lot of presents that were sponsored by different organizations in Suriname.#peacepostercontest #givefromtheheart #district60a #WeServe #lionsinternational


The Seafront Lions Club members in action 💪 at the National Health Fair by the Ministry of Health -Trinidad and Tobago at the Paddock, Queens Park Savannah.#givefromtheheart #district60a #WeServe


The Lions Club of Georgetown Durban Park Lions Club applauds the Head teacher of Sophia Primary School, Ms. Audrey Sue and staff for the performance of the school at the National Grade Six Assessment 2021. During their Prize Giving Ceremony, the President of the Lions Club of Georgetown D’Urban Park, Denise Woolford presented a trophy donated by the club to the top student of English. #givefromtheheart #district60a #WeServe


Lc Paramaribo South donated two tablets to St. Clemenschool for online education purposes, intended for the students and some teachers who cannot afford a tablet or computer or do not have access to the internet at home. In that case they can come to the school and follow or give the online lessons using these tablets. #givefromtheheart #WeServe #district60a #onlineeducation #kindnessmatters


In bringing World Sight Day activities to an end, Arima Santa Rosa Lions Club continues to improve the quality of life for people who are visually impaired. This beautiful lady was tested and outfitted with a new pair of spectacles. Thanks to the two Club members and staff of Dalton - Brown Optometrists they ensured that the client received the necessary care and attention to love her eyes.


On the occasion of Vision Awareness month, the Lions Club of Georgetown provided a pair of spectacles for a child on Monday October 25, 2021 .The spectacles will help to improve his vision and provide a level of protection for the child's eyes.
#givefromtheheart #KindnessMatters #district60a


Last saturday october 23rd 2021, Lions from Diamond Grove Lions Club partnered with members of the Shekhinah Glory Multicultural Ministries to fete 100 children from Parfaite Harmonie and other nearby communities.In addition,100 bookbags containing school supplies such and books and pencils were distributed to the children age between 3year and 18year.#givefromtheheart #TogetherWeServeBetter #district60a


On May 4th 2021, The Lions Clubs of Zone 2A under the guidance of Zone Chairperson Lion Candace Forde, sponsored seven (7) garbage receptacles for the National Park. The Lions Clubs sponsoring the receptacles were the Lions Club of Georgetown, Georgetown Stabroek, Bel-Air, East Demerara, South Georgetown, Demerara Lioness and the University of Guyana Turkeyn Campus Lions Club.

                         

                      

 


 

In fulfillment of one of the Lions Clubs International Service Pillars the Lions of Sub-District 60A have embarked on an E-Waste Project that entails the collection and disposal of used Cellular Phones.

See the flyers below for further details...

 


 

Diabetes Risk Test Campaign

Lions of District 60A have joined with Lions around the World in the Diabetes Risk Test Campaign. Due to the present COVID-19 Pandemic it is still possible to Serve our Community.  Where there is a need, there is a Lion.