The following club officers attended the second Eastern Region II Meeting on Wed, November 14 at the Bloomingdale Golf Club: Pres. Jun Fajardo, 1st VP Marilyn Liwanag, 2nd VP Bobby Tolentino, Treasurer Efren Santos, Secretary Jess Galvez, Diabetes Awareness Coordinator Susan Galvez and Immediate Past President Joe Reyes.
More than 50 imaginative and artistic entries from Glenside and Marquardt Middle Schools in Glendale Heights, IL, were entered in the annual Peace Poster Contest sponsored by The Glendale Heights Barangay Lions Club on a timely theme ‘Peace Around The World’. Vice District 1J Governor Nancy Rex was the guest speaker. Cash prizes were awarded to the two first prize winners, Samreen Hasan from Marquardt Middle School and Maria Zigas of Glenside Middle School.
Parents, students, school teachers and principals, School Direct 15 Superintendent Dr. Loren May and School District 16 Superintendent Dr. James White attended the awards program. Peace Poster Committee Chairperson Lilia Narciso and First VP Marilyn Liwanag staged the successful Peace Poster Awards Day.
Domino’s Pizza franchise owner, Nicholas Christoforakis donated pizzas for the reception after the program. Mr. Christoforakis has been a sponsor of the Peace Poster Contest for the last two years.