Congratulations to the Newly Elected District 4-C3 Lions Officers!
We are thrilled to extend our warmest congratulations to Lion Laxmi Chaudhary, Lion Darlene Ridle, and Lion Manil Babu Shrestha for their well-deserved victories in the recent elections for the positions of Second Vice District Governor, First Vice District Governor, and District Governor, respectively. The District 4-C3 Convention, held at the Sacramento Hilton Hotel, marked an exciting chapter for Lions Club members as they came together to celebrate their accomplishments and elect their new leaders.
An Inspiring Election Process:
The District Convention in Sacramento provided a platform for Lions Club members to exercise their voting rights through an online voting system. The election process was a true testament to the spirit of democracy within the Lions community. After the diligent counting of votes, the results were announced during a special dinner and award ceremony, generating an air of anticipation and excitement.
Lion Laxmi Chaudhary and Lion Manil Babu Shrestha: A Double Celebration for Berkeley Annapurna Lions Club:
We are particularly proud to recognize the outstanding achievements of Lion Laxmi Chaudhary and Lion Manil Babu Shrestha, both members of the Berkeley Annapurna Lions Club. Their election to prominent leadership roles is a testament to their dedication, commitment, and exemplary service within the Lions community. On behalf of all the members and officers of Berkeley Annapurna Lions Club, we extend our heartfelt congratulations and wish them a tremendously successful year of service.
The District 4-C3 Convention Highlights:
The District 4-C3 Convention, held from May 5th to May 7th, was a momentous occasion filled with camaraderie, inspiration, and impactful events. Attendees were engaged in a range of exciting activities and events throughout the convention. Here are a few highlights:
Rise Against Hunger Project:
Lions from different clubs came together to participate in the Rise Against Hunger Project, a collective effort to package nutritious meals for those in need. This initiative embodied the Lions’ commitment to fighting hunger and making a positive impact on the lives of individuals and communities.
Dining in the Dark Lunch:
The Dining in the Dark lunch was a unique and eye-opening experience for participants. By temporarily depriving themselves of sight, attendees gained insight into the daily challenges faced by visually impaired individuals. This event fostered empathy and understanding, reinforcing the Lions’ commitment to supporting the visually impaired.
Food Fair and Fellowship:
The convention featured a vibrant food fair, where Lions had the opportunity to showcase their culinary talents and indulge in a variety of delectable dishes. The event fostered fellowship and camaraderie, providing a platform for Lions to connect and forge lasting friendships.
Awards and Recognition Ceremony:
A highlight of the convention was the awards and recognition ceremony, where Lions were honored for their exceptional contributions and dedication to service. The ceremony served as a reminder of the collective impact Lions Club members make in their communities, inspiring others to continue their noble endeavors.
Remembrance of Our Friends:
The convention also provided a solemn moment to remember and pay tribute to the Lions who have departed but left an indelible mark on the Lions community. This remembrance allowed attendees to reflect on the legacy of service and commitment that continues to guide their own actions.
The District 4-C3 Convention held in Sacramento was a resounding success, marked by the election of remarkable Lions leaders and a series of inspiring events. Lion Laxmi Chaudhary, Lion Darlene Ridle, and Lion Manil Babu Shrestha are set to lead the District with dedication, passion, and a strong commitment to service. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to all three