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Athens Community, Athens State Bank, Don Neisler, Danny and Jesse Muller, Athens Christian Church, Athens High School girls’ basketball team and coach

(Lions members, Leo members, Athens Food Pantry members and other volunteers) Jay Heriford, athletic director Tim Isringhausen, Athens Leo Club and the Athens Lions Clubmembers and volunteers for their assistance in making a difference in their community. A special thank you to Lion toy coordinators Penny Irwin, Tricia Laager, Mary Freeman, and volunteer Jesse Muller. Athens is the Community that Cares.

(Lion Bill Rider counting some of the cash collected) and an item from Justice Graphics. A total of 115 children ages birth to 18 received brand new clothing from the Angel Tree program, sponsored by the Athens State Bank and the Athens Christian

(Athens High School girls’ basketball team 2017)

(Girls high school basketball team and Lions help prepare toys for distribution) Church. In total 50 families were able to have a special Christmas for their children. Each year the families must register with Menard County Community Services to be able to receive the gifts. The drive for new toys and cash donations was held on December 2. This year the distribution was held on December 16 at the Athens Community High School Cafeteria. The Lions would like to thank the 27

Chicago Filipino American Lions Club members celebrated their Annual Christmas Celebrations.

MD1 Lions & Leos e-Magazine

2018 January State e-magazine full version  

MD1 State Monthly e-Magazine for the Month of January, 2018. Edited and published by Dr. Austin D'Souza for Lions and Leos of State of Illi...

2018 January State e-magazine full version  

MD1 State Monthly e-Magazine for the Month of January, 2018. Edited and published by Dr. Austin D'Souza for Lions and Leos of State of Illi...