Shelly Beach Lions Club welcomed its new president for the 2019-2020 Lionistic year with an induction and awards dinner for its members at Izotsha Creek on Thursday.
“We congratulate our newly inducted President Ishmael De Pinho on taking the helm for our club and look forward to the amazing work, projects and services the club will continue to provide to our community,” said PCC Lion Paul Brauteseth.
During the evening the lions celebrated when Lion Johann Bentley was awarded Lion of the Year for always going the extra mile and enjoyed the moment when Lion Charles Taylor received Stirrer of the Year Award for another consecutive year.
IPP Lion Mark Brauteseth thanked all the Lady Lions for their help and support during the year, with special mention to Lion Samantha Podmore for all her PR support, Lindy Visser for arranging the induction evening and Celeste Brauteseth for helping with the finances and accounts.
The evening wrapped up with a final and well earned award, when new President De Pinho awarded outgoing President for the last three years, Mark Brauteseth, with a Louis Halse Award for his incredible service and dedication to the Lions.
To know more about Shelly Beach Lions Club, contact Shelly Beach Lions Club PRO Director Bentley on 082 549 9451 or like their Facebook page to keep up to date with club news.