Monthly Archives: March 2011

Convention Hospitality Suite Raffle Tickets

Last chance to buy raffle tickets for a Marriott Hospitality Room for our May 18-21, 2011 District Lions Convention.  This can be used as a “Club Hospitality Room.”  Help your district  by purchasing raffle tickets. 

720-750 square feet!
TV! Couches!
4 Nights!
Value – $1200 per day weekend rate! 

Adjoining bedrooms not included but will be made available to the winner to book.
No bar or kitchen.

Drawing March 20
at San Jose Host
Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner
San Jose Lions Blind Center 

Even if you have a small club, if you win you can sell it to the highest bidder or donate it to your favorite candidate or use it as a game room.

They are only $10 each for such a great prize for your club!

PDG BOB DE UNGER, General Chair (408) 378-1568
PDG MARLENE DUFFIN, Housing Chair (408) 997-7528
IPDG JOE PUGLIESE, Program Chair (408) 996-2986

Irish Bash presented by San Jose Host Lions

March 20, 2011
4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come enjoy good food, music and dancing. We will have a traditional Irish Dinner served up in a lively atmosphere. There will be a raffle and silent auction. Tickets are $25.00.
Santa Clara Valley Blind Center
101 North Bascom Avenue
San Jose, CA

Bus trip to City of Hope

There’s still room on the bus!  RSVP now
March 26th and 27th, 2011

If you’ve never been to City of Hope, you don’t want to miss this.  City of Hope holds compassionate patient care in the highest regard, treating the whole person, not just the diseases.  Get a first look at the new Lions Clubs International Family Center.

$160 per person/double
$218 per person/single
Click here for itinerary and more info

Bus Trip 2010

2010 Bus Trip (Click for Video)

Contact City of Hope Co-Chairs:
Linda Pugliese  (408) 996-2986
Maureen Moore (831) 724-7919

Lions for Hope “Cooking for a Cure”

The Lions for Hope Team needs your recipes.  We have recipes from Lions from all over Multiple District 4 for the “Cooking for the Cure” cookbook for City of Hope, but we need more.  Click here to add your favorite yummy family recipe(s).  It’s easy and will only take a few minutes.  

Deadline to enter:  March 10 
User Name:  MD4Lions
Password:  WeServe 

All contributors will be listed in the index.  Can we add your name?  You are NOT limited to one recipe.  Put in as many as you like.  Please include your club name, and no all caps, please.  Cookbooks will go on sale in April and all proceeds will add to our team’s efforts to raise money for City of Hope.   E-mail or call Linda Pugliese if you have any questions or need assistance.

This is our District’s fifth year of participating in Walk for Hope, Women’s Cancers, Women’s Cures in San Francisco, raising more than $40,000 and this year other districts are joining us.  Walk with us on June 4th.  Join our Team or donate by going to  For more information go to  

We’re All In.  Are You?
Walk for Hope

Walk for Hope - June 4, 2011 (Click for video)