Santana Leadership, Experience, Opportunity (LEO) received awards at the annual "end-of-year" ceremony and picnic at Shadow Hills park this weekend.
The Santana LEO club members were involved with events throughout the school year and awarded volunteer and leadership certificates for their participation in a variety of events.
They partner with the local and assist with serving breakfast once a month at Santee Lakes. This particular event raises funds to help build and maintain the which was built for the blind and visually impaired.
Photos show all of the awardees, Santana LEO President, Tommie Post and others at the annual picnic.
Other events the LEO were involved with this year:
Lakeside Riverview 5K
LIONS District 4L6 Youth Symposium
LIONS 4L6 District Cabinet meetings
for service members killed in action during 2012
Pasadena Rose parade decorating (LIONS Club and other organizations floats used in Rose Parade)
City of Santee - "Roadside Pride" LEOs pick up trash along a 5-mile route for the City)
LIONS Club Learning Day
The Santana HS LEO Club is currently working on building a "memorial garden" at Santana High School (just outside room 602/band room) as a remembrance for students who have passed away (this is a project stemming from the ).
LIONS 4L6 District Governor, Brad Weeks,4L6 District LEO Advisor, Scott Leslie and Denise Wall, SHS LEO Advisor were awarded LEO certificates.
New SHS LEO officers were also names for the upcoming school year. Ms. Tommie Post, President; Shane Mullen, Vice President; Spencer Ford, Treasurer; Caitlin Gora, Secretary. Ms Ericka Morris, Immediate Past President (IPP) and SHS LEO Club Founder.
LEO Clubs are part of the . For further information about your local LIONS Club, please visit www.LIONSclubs.org