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Multiple District Four

California Lions Clubs International

Academy Awards

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS!

 

Lion of the Year

Lion Edward Smith

Roseville Lions Club District 4-C5

 

Couple of the Year

Lion Juan “Jay” Ruiz and Lion Dr. Ceferina Ruiz

San Diego Majestic Lions Club District 4-L6

 

Leo of the Year

Julie Bach

San Jose Host East Valley Lions Club District 4-C6

 

Lions Club of the Year

Antelope Lions Club District 4-C5

 

Small Club Project of the Year

“Bicycles for Veterans”

San Francisco Veterans Lions Club 

John Caldera – Club President District 4-C4

 

Medium Club Project of the Year

“Burn Victim Sponsorship”

Sacramento Golden State Lions Club

Elizabeth Esternon – Club President District 4-C5

 

Large Club Project of the Year

“Camp Ross Relles”

Roseville Sunrise Lions Club

Suzi Mortensen – Club President District 4-C5

 

NOMINEES

category title dist/club pres or sponsoring club
Small Club Project of the Year West High School Football Field Fundraiser District 4-A1 Tracy Tank Town Lions Club Brenda Bissell – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year Help for Family after House Fire District 4-A2 Clovis Lions Club Charlie Roberts – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year Santa Maria Raceway Fundraiser District 4-A3 Santa Maria Noontimers Lions Club Laura Epley Selken – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year Restoration of Hallie Daggett Cabin District 4-C1 Etna Lions Club Craig Cramer – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-C2  
Small Club Project of the Year Eye Examination Clinic District 4-C3 San Lorenzo Lions Club Dennis Kuzmicky – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year Bicycles for Veterans District 4-C4 San Francisco Veterans Lions Club John Caldera – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-C5  
Small Club Project of the Year Centennial Celebration Downtown San Jose District 4-C6 Silicon Valley Global Lions Club Aimee Bruzela Cheung – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L1  
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L2  
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L3  
Small Club Project of the Year Drumming for Kids District 4-L4 Diamond Bar Breakfast Dr. Cindee Quan – Club President
Small Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L5  
Small Club Project of the Year Vision Screening District 4-L6 Imperial Lions Club Larry Hudson – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Three Senses Trail Rehabilitation and Upgrade District 4-A1 Arnold Lions Club Dennis Duggins – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Saving the Fresno Lions Club District 4-A2 Lemoore Lions Club Dr. Ever Casas – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Farmer’s Banquet District 4-A3 Camarillo Amber’s Light Lions Club Chris Graham – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Barn Relocation District 4-C1 Graeagle Lions Club Michael “Mike” Kirk – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-C2  
Medium Club Project of the Year Variety Show District 4-C3 Hayward Silicon Valley Indian Lions Club George Varghese – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Move-In Kits District 4-C4 Peninsula Veterans Lions Club Tamera Guess – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Burn Victim Sponsorship District 4-C5 Sacramento Golden State Lions Club Elizabeth Esternon – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Navajo Project District 4-C6 Cupertino Host Lions Club Jeff Hufferd - Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Soberanes Fire Relief District 4-C6 Marina Lions Club Mark Arellano – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L1  
Medium Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L2  
Medium Club Project of the Year “Lions Eyes Across California” Vision Screening and Examination District 4-L3 Santa Monica Lions Club Linda Levee – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year Freaky Friday District 4-L4 Tustin Host Lions Club Diane Quinlan – Club President
Medium Club Project of the Year NONE District 4-L5  
Medium Club Project of the Year Vision Screenings at the Vista Unified School District District 4-L6 Amigos de Vista Lions Club Dennis Proffitt – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Adoption of Sycamore School District 4-C1 Redding Breakfast Lions Club Jim Reimer – Club President
  NONE District 4-C2  
Large Club Project of the Year Two Day Sports Tournament District 4-C3 Berkeley Annapurna Lions Club Manil Shrestha – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Millbrae Machines Event District 4-C4 Millbrae Lions Club David Van Wart – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Camp Ross Relles District 4-C5 Roseville Sunrise Lions Club Suzi Mortensen – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Tree Planting Project District 4-C6 Cabrillo Host Lions Club Krista Wendt-Brassfield - Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Miss Stanislaus Spirit Princess Pageant District 4-A1 Modesto 500 Lions Club Robin Brown – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Installation of Drinking Fountains at ND Village Elementary School, Cotabato City, Philippines District 4-A2 Fresno Diwata Lions Club Monina Mata – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year All You Can Eat Sonoma Style Crab Feast District 4-A3 Ventura Downtown Lions Club Don Fromberg – Club President
  NONE District 4-L1  
  NONE District 4-L2  
Large Club Project of the Year Holiday Party for Special Needs Children District 4-L3 New Millennium Lions Club Young Ja Shin – Club President
Large Club Project of the Year Sailing for the Blind and Visually Impaired District 4-L4 Seal Beach Lions Club Bruce Gromley – Club President
  NONE District 4-L5  
Large Club Project of the Year Vision Screenings in the east county communities of San Diego District 4-L6 El Cajon Valley Host Lions Club Felina Balistreri – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Greenhills Lions Club District 4-A1 _____________ – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Hanford Breakfast Lions Club District 4-A2  Glen Yarnal & IPP Falguni Patel – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Cambria Lions Club District 4-A3  Mike Broadhurst – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Live Oak Lions Club District 4-C1 Noel Grove – Club President
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-C2  
Lions Club of the Year Oakley Delta Lions Club District 4-C3 Dr. Mike Painter – Club President
Lions Club of the Year San Francisco Host Lions Club District 4-C4 Conn Buckley – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Antelope Lions Club District 4-C5 Keith Dughi – Club President
Lions Club of the Year Cabrillo Host Lions Club District 4-C6 Krista Wendt-Brassfield - Club President
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-L1  
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-L2  
Lions Club of the Year Holiday Party for Special Needs Children District 4-L3 New Millennium Lions Club Young Ja Shin – Club President
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-L3  
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-L4  
Lions Club of the Year NONE District 4-L5  
Lions Club of the Year San Diego Host Lions Club District 4-L6  Steve Zapoticzny – Club President
LEO of the Year Chou Xiong District 4-A1 LEOS club __________________ Lions Club
LEO of the Year Matthew Brown District 4-A2  LEOS club Porterville Breakfast Lions Club
LEO of the Year Alexander Merrick District 4-A3  LEOS club Nipomo Lions Club
LEO of the Year Maggie Banks District 4-C1 LEOS club __________________ Lions Club
  NONE District 4-C2  
LEO of the Year Amaranta Quintero District 4-C3 LEOS club __________________ Lions Club
  NONE District 4-C4  
LEO of the Year Sophia Hodgdon District 4-C5 LEOS club Auburn Host Lions Club
LEO of the Year Julie Bach District 4-C6 LEOS club San Jose Host East Valley Lions Club
  NONE District 4-L1  
  NONE District 4-L2  
LEO of the Year Sophia Finley District 4-L3  LEOS club Carson Lions Club
LEO of the Year Sarina Kotowitz District 4-L4  LEOS club Laguna Niguel Lions Club
  NONE District 4-L5  
LEO of the Year Stephanie Wicburg District 4-L6 LEOS club Rancho Bernardo Lions Club
LION of the Year PDG Robert “Bob” Trueax District 4-C1 Gridley Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-C2  
LION of the Year Lion Melissa Pannell District 4-C3 Ygnacio Valley Commuters Lions Club/Oakley Delta Lions Club  
LION of the Year PDG Esther Lee District 4-C4 San Francisco Marina North Beach Lions Club  
LION of the Year Lion Edward Smith District 4-C5 _________________________  
LION of the Year Lion Mark Arellano District 4-C6 Marina Lions Club  
LION of the Year Lion Doug Campbell District 4-A1 Oakdale Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-A2  
LION of the Year 2VDG William “Van” VanLandingham District 4-A3  Visalia Pride Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-L1  
  NONE District 4-L2  
LION of the Year PDG William Yoon District 4-L3  L.A. Olympic Lions Club  
LION of the Year Lion Mark Piva District 4-L4  Huntington Beach Host Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-L5  
LION of the Year PDG Blessie Trott District 4-L6 Escondido Host Lions Club  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Oney and Lion Donna Carrell District 4-C1 Paradise Host Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-C2  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Steve and Lion Pamela Grimes District 4-C3 __________________________________  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year PDG George  and Lion Helen Habeeb District 4-C4 Millbrae Lions Club  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year PCC Sue Olin and PDG Bob Olin District 4-C5 Lincoln Hills Lions Club  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Bud and Lion Jean Westcott District 4-C6 Carmel Mission Trail Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-A1  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Jim and Lion Susan Boyd District 4-A2 Hanford Breakfast Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-A3  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Roy and Lion “Evangeline “Vangie” Tabberrah District 4-L3 Los Angeles Empowering Lions Club and the L.A. Synergy Lions Club  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Dan and Lion Brenda Donahue District 4-L4 Tustin Host Lions Club  
  NONE District 4-L5  
Kay & Denise Fukushima Couple of the Year Lion Juan “Jay”  and Lion Dr. Ceferina Ruiz District 4-L6 San Diego Majestic Lions Club