The Leos organised a ball in Granstar in Altona. 274 people attended including the parents of Moira Kelly, the founder of the foundation. They raised six and a half thousand dollars.
Run 4 Kids
Leos first became involved with this event in aid of the Royal Melbourne Children's Hospital in 2010. They sent seven members to help give out drinks to the runners. In 2011, they assisted 12 Leos to take part in the run itself and even more who assited with carparking, refreshments and the like.
Leo Monika Pilekic Brimbank Young Citizen of the Year 2010
Leo Natasha Korbut Melton Young Citizen of the Year 2011
Leo Laura Mulcahy Wyndham Young Leader Award 2011
Monika Pilekic Herald Sun Pride of Australia Medal runner up 2010
Lions International Presidential Award
A number of Leos have had their efforts recongnised by local MP, Brendan O'Connor, with his presentation of the Gorton Young Leaders' Award.
9 March 2011
FEDERAL MEMBER RECOGNISES 18 OUTSTANDING GORTON YOUNG LEADERS