Lion Debi Prasad Narsaria is a prosperous businessman of Bankura. Born in September, 1947, Debi Prasad was known for his transparent dealings and enjoyed goodwill in his community that brought him much success...
Every successful person has two beliefs, ‘The future can be better than the present’ and ‘I have the power to make it so.’ Standing firm on his beliefs, Dr. Mudunuri Venkata Suryanarayana Raju has worked towards building a strong community through his efforts as a Lion....
“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” It would be fair to say that Ln. Dr. A. Venkatachalam, Melvin Jones Fellowship does justice to the above phrase. The son of Smt. A. Kameshwari and Late Dr. A. Ramachandran...
Hard work and persistence are a few instrumental qualities of being a Lion. PMJF Lion Dr. Y. Jagan Mohan Rao was born into a middle class agricultural family; with his persistent hard work and blessings from his parents, Dr. Y. Jagan Mohan went on to carve himself into a successful doctor and philanthropist.
“Heroes are not heroes because they have won or lost, but because they are heroic in nature.”
We've all had people in our lives that have made a positive impact in our lives. A grandparent or parent, an uncle or aunt or maybe even a friend who shines shoes for a living! Such an impact has been made by our very own everyday hero...
A humble individual, an initiator and a dedicated Lion, Hasmukh Mehta has rendered services to hundreds of people through his vision. His selfless commitment for the betterment of the society found him a perfect platform in form of Lions Clubs International. He became a Lion member in 1988 and become the District Governor of District....
For the past decade, Lion Chandrahas Shetty has been the knight of the diabetic people in the crusade against diabetes. Lion Chandrahas Shetty has dedicated his life to raise awareness about diabetes. For his immense contribution to the society in preventing diabetes and raising awareness about disease, he has been awarded “Madhumeha Saathi Purskar” by Lion Ashok Mehta, Past International President in the year 2009.
A philanthropist, a social activist, an entrepreneur yet a woman of great simplicity- Lion Aruna Oswal has made immense contribution towards the society through her humanitarian efforts. “Service to Mankind” being her motto, she undertook numerous service projects for the upliftment of poor, for which she was honored as an “Ambassador of Goodwill” by Lions Clubs International President, Sid L Scruggs.
A genuine visionary, an incredible humanitarian and a successful dental surgeon, Dr Praful Diwanji has been connected with Lions Clubs for the last 5 decades. For his immense contribution in the society, LionDr. Praful Diwanji was honoured with the “Lions ambassador of Good Will” award by Lion Joe Preston, Chairperson, Lions Clubs International Foundation.
ARealizing the need for vocational training for the underprivileged Lion G. Srinivas has helped usher an age of e-learning in Bangalore. Living in the city of technology and a technocrat and educationist at heart, Lion G. Srinivas was quick see an opportunity to recycle old computers for vocational training.
A dedicated Lion, a devoted father, a loving husband and a humble human being, Lion S. N. Harinarayanan has devoted his life to making the lives of the less fortunate better. He joined Lions Club of Central Madras in 1986, with the sole objective of serving his community and reaching out to as many people as possible.
Oachira Parabrahma Temple, a famous pilgrimage site in South India is well known for the Panthrandu Vilakku Mahotsav, conducted each year, in November, for twelve days. With lakhs of devotees visiting and staying at locally provided lodges and temporary huts on the premises of the temple grounds, the residence become home to communicable diseases like typhoid, diarrhoea, fever, dysentery etc. that spread during this period
In 2009, Lion Pankaj Maru, COO with an MNC in Dubai, returned home with a daughter who was suffering from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Children with ADHD are typically inattentive, hyperactive and impulsive. While Lion Pankaj Maru was able to cope with the needs of his daughter and meet the challenges in the comfort of a luxurious school in Dubai
The Special Olympics is a unique event hosted every year by District 323 A1 with help of Lions Clubs of Shivaji Park, Dadar. The event is eagerly awaited and celebrated by differently abled children, their families and Lions from across Mumbai. While the event is well received, the man behind the Special Olympics rarely comes to the fore.
For the past thirty years, Lion Vasantbhai Choksi has been the proverbial knight to over 25,000 people with eye deficiencies across India. Lion Vasantbhai Choksi has dedicated his life to the service of those who are visually impaired.
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