The Thread: 09/24/23

September 24, 2023

“Leadership Through Service”

District Governor Kevin Guess

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September 2023

Monday, September 25

PCL Meeting

Saturday, September 30

Bay Area Global Outreach & Silicon Valley Cyber: Fundraising Concert

SF Chinatown: Picnic NEW

SF Latinos Unidos: Health Fair Fundraiser/Installation & Induction NEW

October 2023

Tuesday, October 3

Multiple Clubs: Hawaii Aid Concert NEW

Friday, October 6

Silicon Valley Cyber: Benefit Concert NEW

Saturday, October 7

Bay Area Global Outreach: Installation & 3rd Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, October 8

SF Latinos Unidos: Health Fair UPDATED

Silicon Valley Cyber: Fundraising Concert NEW

Monday, October 9

Millbrae: Golf Tournament NEW

SF Ocean Ingleside: Thunder Valley Casino Trip

Friday, October 13

Foster City: 17th Annual White Cane Bingo & Lasagna Dinner

Saturday, October 14

Save the date: San Carlos: “Walk a 1/4 Mile in Her Shoes”

Friday, October 20

Daly City Host: Pasta Bingo NEW

Saturday, October 21

Peninsula Special Interest: 1st Responders and Veterans BBQ

San Carlos: Tri Tip Dinner

Save the date: SF Cosmopolitan: Installation

Sunday, October 22

Peninsula Special Interest: Walk to End Lupus Now 2023

Wednesday, October 25

Save the date: SFCCLC and PCL: Joint Meeting

Friday, October 27 – Sunday, October 29

Save the date: MD-4 Council of Governors Meeting – Virtual

November 2023

Friday, November 10

District 4-C4: Golf Tournament NEW

Saturday, November 11

Save the date: District 4-C4: 2nd District Meeting

Sunday, November 12

Save the date: SSF Golden Gate: Autumn Dinner Dance NEW

Friday, November 17

Save the date: Burlingame: Lasagna & Bingo Dinner Night NEW

Monday, November 27

Save the date: PCL Meeting NEW

December 2023

Saturday, December 9

Save the date: San Carlos: Blood Drive NEW

January 2024

Sunday, January 14

Save the date: District 4-C4 LCIF Melvin Jones Birthday Party Fundraiser NEW

Friday, January 27 – Monday, January 29

Save the date: MD-4 Leadership Institute No CA

February 2024

Saturday, February 3

Save the date: District 4-C4: 3rd Cabinet Meeting NEW

Save the date: San Carlos: Crab Dinner NEW

Friday, February 10

Peninsula Special Interest: 11th Annual Diabetes Lobster Fest

March 2024

Saturday, March 22 – Monday, March 24

Save the date: MD-4 Leadership Institute So CA

May 2024

Wednesday, May 15 – Sunday, May 19

Save the date: District 4-C4: 2024 Convention NEW

Ongoing Lions Activities/Projects/Events

Student Speakers Contest

District 4-C4 2023-2024 Student Speakers Contest Information

District Vision Screeners

District 4-C4 has four vision screeners (2 Spot and 2 PlusOptix) available for club use on first come, first serve basis.

Contact Vision Screener Scheduler Lion Mary Picchi (

Peninsula Special Interest

Annual Fall Flu Clinics – October Dates

Lions Float, Inc.

Rose Float Decorating Schedule 


Daly City Host


Foster City

Menlo Park Live Oak

Millbrae NEW

SF Geneva-Excelsior NEW

Solicitations and Donation Requests

Lions Clubs International Foundation

California Lions Foundation

Canine Companions for Independence

City of Hope

Lions Eye Foundation of California-Nevada

Student Speakers Foundation

Lions Grant Opportunities

Lions Clubs International Foundation

Click here for specifics or contact District 4-C4 LCIF Co-Coordinators Michael Coffaro ( or Amy Fink (

California Lions Foundation

Click here for specifics or contact PDG Mario Benavente (


2023-2024 District Directory Updates and Corrections UPDATED

2023-2024 District 4-C4 Cabinet Contact Information

2023-2024 Clubs by Region & Zone

District 4-C4

PO Box 25301, San Mateo, CA


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