Posts Tagged ‘auction’

President’s Message – Jan 2017

Matthew Cioffi profile image from holiday festival.

Welcome everyone to the new year!  We have a lot on tap, with some new twists as we punch in to warp-speed for our annual Charity Auction on March 5th.  We have a new location for the Live Auction, Stonehill College, and we have a new online auction 2 weeks prior, starting February 20th for…

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President’s Message – Nov 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

As the leaves cover the ground and the weather turns colder, I find a calling to reflect on what I have received from family and friends in my life.  As Lions, I have received much help and guidance from so many of you.  When asked to lead our Club, I was nervous and very much…

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President’s Message – Oct 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

“Speak the truth; yield not to anger; when asked, give even if you only have a little.” This quote from the Buddha reminds me to be patient and giving.  No matter how busy I may be, or how hard life gets, there is always something within, a spark of light, that I can give to…

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President’s Message – 85th Anniversary

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

Vince Lombardi, a legendary coach, once said “The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” Hard work, dedication and doing our best describes who the Easton Lions are and…

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President’s Message – Sep 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

Welcome back everyone! This year we celebrate our club’s 85th year together with the Lions Club International Centennial Celebration.  LCI turns 100 in July 2017.  To kick-off our anniversary we will have a special 85th anniversary meal at our meeting on September 28th at the VFW.  The Evite will go out a bit early for…

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President Elect’s Message – Jun 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

About 7 years ago, Jon Morgan introduced me to the Easton Lions.  At that time, I was coaching his son on the FIRST Lego Robotics team.  Not long after meeting Jon I was down at the Holiday Festival with my kids.  We were walking around, enjoying the live music and getting some fried dough.  While…

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President Elect’s Message – Apr 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

Spring is here and our club is busy as ever.  Since the Auction many Lions have been busy at the Thrift Store, Henry  pulled-off another successful Junk Day, Pratima is heading up the charge to start our first annual Lions Pride Math Challenge on June 25th, and you’ve probably seen several Lions busy running for…

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First Vice President’s Message – Mar 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

We had a great time last Wednesday evening with Rookies’ Night and a light agenda.  There was plenty of pizza and salad from Bills Pizza, and Tony set-up a great slide show from the Auction pictures he took; you can also see them on our Easton Lions Facebook page. Items to Note: Math Challenge June…

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First Vice President’s Message – Feb 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

We had a very full evening at our second meeting of February. Below are the highlights and contacts to get more information on upcoming activities. New Event – Lions Pride Math Contest New member Pratima Penumarthy and President Nancy Sullivan have proposed a new event.  This is a unique event to engage our youth in…

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First Vice President’s Message – Jan 2016

Matthew Cioffi winter 2015-16.

I wanted to get the word out about our Skate Swap this weekend and to have everyone start thinking about getting donation items for our 30th Annual Charity Auction in March.  Check out the details and contacts below. Yardley Wood Rink Skate Swap & Sale on Saturday, January 23, from 9am to 2pm The Yardley…

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