Congratulations Melvin Jones Recipient Lion Kurt Kleparski!
Lion Kurt Kleparski received the ‘Melvin Jones Award’ on Wednesday, October 11, 2023. Lion Kurt is a member of the club Port Washington Lions Club (PWLC) since 1994 and a Past President of the club (2005-2006). He was honored with this award by his fellow Lions, along with his wife Bev.
He was recognized for his many years of service in the club, Port Washington Community, and especially his involvement in the club’s annual Fish Day & Lions Fest/Fish Derby events.
The Melvin Jones Fellowship award is the backbone of the Lions Foundation and is presented to an individual Lion who has made a tremendous contribution to humanity and to the legacy of its founder, Melvin Jones, who had a personal code-“You can’t get far until you start doing something for somebody else”.