Canadian Diabetes Clothesline Program

On May 9th, the Fonthill Lioness participated in the Canadian Diabetes Clothesline Program,  collecting used clothing and household items.  We collected 101 bags an 65 boxes.  Thank you to the community for taking part in this endeavour. Read more…

2015 Volunteer Service Awards

Pictured above, Fonthill Lioness were honoured for years service at the 2015 Ontario volunteer Service Awards. Fonthill Lions Club members were honoured at the 2015 Ontario Volunteer Service Awards Gerry Berkhout 50 yr pin, Tom Boyce 30 yr, Doug Gaylor 25yr pin and Fred Arbour40 yr pin. Others honoured at 2015 awards included Anne Robbins 20 […] Read more…

Thank You

Thank you to all who donated to our “fill the truck for diabetes.” It was a huge success! Read more…

Agriculture Night & 70th Anniversary

On May 2nd the Fonthill Lions celebrate their 70th anniversary.   Lion Fred Arbour with guest speaker, Lion Terry Graham from Newcastle Lions Club. Fonthill president, Lion Brian Buchanan, Lion Jean Graham holding Gambler and guest speaker Lion Terry Graham. On April 21st, Lions held their Agriculture Night.  Lion Fred Arbour making a presentation to guest […] Read more…

Fonthill Lion Honoured

At the A-2 District Friendship Convention held in St. Catharines on March 27 – 29, Fonthill Lion Fred Arbour received the Lions Club International President’s Certificate of Appreciation from the International Director, Robert Littlefield (left), Fred Arbour, District Governor Bill MacKenzie (right) Read more…

District A-2 Effective Speaking Contest

The Lions District A-2 Effective Speaking Contest was held on March 8th at the Port Colborne Lions Hall.  First Place winners were (left to right):  Junior English – Ellika Greaves (St. Davids), Junior French – Olivia Cyr (Fenwick/Fonthill),  District A-2 Governor Lion Bill MacKenzie, Senior English – Sarah Piironen (Hagersville), Intermediate English – Charlotte Whitty […] Read more…

Effective Speaking Contest

The Fenwick and Fonthill Lions and Lioness held its annual Effective Speaking Contest at the Fenwick Lions Hall on Feb. 23rd.  The winners were:   Intermediate English:  1st place – Rebekah Mason, 2nd place – Rowena Hobbs, 3rd place – Natasha Wells.  All three winners were home schooled. Junior English:  1st place – Gisella Rugigana […] Read more…

Thank You!

The Fonthill Lions and Lioness thank you for your support in 2014.  We wish you a Merry Christmas and all the best in 2015! Read more…

It’s Christmas!

At our Christmas Pot Luck Dinner, Lioness President Laurie Buchanan presented toys, gift cards, hats and mitts to Tracy Holmwood and Nancy Yungblut from Pelham Cares. Tracy Holmwood and Nancy Yungblut from Pelham Cares receives frozen turkeys from Lion President Brian Buchanan. Read more…

2014 Pelham Peer Awards

Presented annually in November, the “Peer Award” recognizes exemplary volunteers within the Town of Pelham. The Peer Award winners are nominated to receive the award by fellow members of the community service organizations that they participate in. Congratulations goes out to Del Leney (Fonthill Lioness) and Gerry Berkhout (Fonthill Lions) for their outstanding service and […] Read more…