© 2018 Lions Club of London - Hendon. Registered Charity No 1012829 (England & Wales)
Region 3 – District 105a – Zone E
Registered Charity No 1012829 (England & Wales)
Leo Club of London - Hendon was formed in August 2006 with 26 young members aged between 14 and 17. Below is a summary of the last few Lionistic Years ...
Summary of Activities during 2012-2013 (To Date ..)
The 2012-2013 and current Club Officers are as follows :
President : Leo Ashil Shah Secretary : Leo Mala Mawkin Treasurer : Leo Meghna Vaghani
18 LEOS members took to London on Sunday 21st October and completed a 5km walk over 5 London Bridges.
They hope to raise lots in sponsorship for this event. Charity yet to be decided
On Sunday 9th September, the Leo Club held it's annual 5-A-Side Football Goals Tournament from 3pm to 6pm at Goals Ruislip. 13 teams took part with each team contributing £60 to enter the tournament
After deducting the cost of the venue and refreshments, the club made a surplus of £530 for their charity account, part of which will be donated to CAREducation Trust in aid of a school in the foothills of the Himalaya's in Manali, India
Many thanks to the parents, siblings, friends and the Leo's themselves for providing great support on the day. A special thank you to Leo Akash Gandhi who co-ordinated the whole event magnificiently
Summary of Activities during 2011-2012
The 2011-2012 Club Officers are as follows :
President : Leo Tasvi Shah Vice President : Leo Ashil Shah
Treasurer : Leo Akash Gandhi Secretary : Leo Suraj Sangani
The Leo's of London-Hendon had a very successful fund-raiser on Friday 17th February 2012 at the Premier Banqueting in Harrow Weald in aid of CAREducation Trust with fronted by DJ Tony Patti of Sunrise Radio.
A total of 379 tickets were sold and a grand sum of £5,395 was raised from tickets, raffles, auctions, adverts in brochure, sponsorships, photo rebates and donations. 35 Leo's were present on the night and they all did a great job. The event was mainly supported by parents of Leo's, teachers, friends and family
A big thank you to Lion Parag and Suman Marriage Bureau for their generous contribution towards the advert placed in the brochure. Hendon members Lions Naresh, Ashwin, Jayesh and Bharat M also attended the event. Lion Shanker & Pragna Modha also gave support to the event with their generous donation.
Summary of Activities during 2010-2011
Leo Club of London-Hendon is an active club with 43 members, of whom 10 were inducted in May 2011.
This year so far, it raised a grand total of £4,820 for CAREducation Trust & other worthy causes besides taking an active part in community services:-
District 105A Youth Celebrations
Senior Citizen's Celebrations and
Distributing sleeping bags to the homeless in London.
Assisting the parent Lions club with bucket collections at shopping centre in Hendon
Assisting in bucket collection in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust in January 2011 in partnership with Argos & Homebase stores
The club raised £2,019 (excluding Gift Aid) through our 3 main fundraisers (Lockdown- £1,050, Goals Football Tournament- £372, Quiz Night- £597.50).
Several of our members also raised fantastic sums through their schools, by holding their own fundraisers or by acquiring donations: thanks to the efforts of Leo Tasvi Shah (£2,375), Leo Rani Shah (£150), Leo Sona Shah (£650) and Leo Ameer Kotecha (£101) we as a club raised £4,820 (excluding Gift Aid) for CAREducation this year. This really is an awesome figure and a testament to the effort we've all put in over the year.
Congratulations to Leo Risha Sanghavi for being nominated District Leo Cabinet Vice-President and District Leo Cabinet Secretary.
Leo Tasvi Shah was awarded the “Leo of the Year – Alpha” at the annual District 105A Convention on 5th March 2011. The Leo Club of London-Hendon was awarded the “Leo Club of the Year – Alpha” at the same time. (Alpha = Leo’s under 18 years).
The club will celebrate 5 years this year and is hoping for a big amount to be raised in its 2 forthcoming events in April 2011, one event being organised exclusively for the parents of Leo’s and other adults.
The club has been lead by a very inspiring President Leo Linden Gregory and the whole team has ensured that a steady membership growth policy is incorporated to keep the club growing from strength to strength and not lose its momentum…….43 members and still growing!!!