The Lions Club De Grendel celebrated its 43rd birthday on 29 May, representing 43 years of voluntary service to the community and other citizens of the Cape Peninsula and South Africa.
“This was no small achievement and deserves our thanks together with our greatest respect,” said Lion Mike Wood.
“The club continues its legacy and amongst many other projects the food collection and delivery project is paramount where, thanks to our sponsors, food is collected and delivered on 26 days each month. Weekly we feed 250 people, which amounts to providing over 13000 meals per year,” he added.
This is just one of the club’s responsibilities that will ensure future generations can look back on the club with respect and gratitude and be proud to be associated with the club.
Members soon develop belief in themselves which, coupled to a whole-hearted approach, make it possible to visualise different approaches towards achieving their target. “At times, in order to make things happen, ice must be broken to allow rivers to flow freely,” Mike said. Read more