Lions International, recognizes outstanding indivduals by bestowing on them an award, which is named after the founder member of Lions Clubs: MELVIN JONES.
This award was created in 1973, Melvin Jones Fellowship Award, is the highest form of recognition and embodies humanatarian ideas constistent with the nature and purpose of lionism.
The recipent of this award becomes a role model, because of the exemplary service to his/hers club and the community, for which it serves.
We are proud to have within our Holderness Lions membership individuals, who have received the
MELVIN JONES FELLOWSHIP AWARD.
They are as follows:
2007 LION EILEEN SMITH ((cm)(pp)(pdg))
2010 LION JANET WEATHERILL ((cm)(pp)(pdg))
2010 LION RUSSELL MOORE
cm = charter member / pp = past president / pdg = past district governor