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Title: Williston (ND) Korner Lions Club

Dates: 1979-2009

Collection Number: 11147

Quantity: 1 foot

Abstract: Records consist of the organization’s meeting minutes (1982-2009, board meeting minutes (1979-2009), membership records (1981-2009), monthly activities reports (1985-2009), and treasurer’s records (1983-2005).

Provenance: The records were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Lois Reierson in February 2013.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code or an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.   

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

Related Collections:  10324 Lions Club, Fifth District Convention Proceedings

HISTORICAL SKETCH

“The Korner Lions Club volunteers have been serving the community for over 30 years. In those thirty fruitful years [they] have provided eye glasses and hearing aids to children and adults who could not otherwise afford them. [They] also support[ed] Leader and Service Dogs.

Although the group focuses on helping people with sight and hearing, they also support numerous programs relating to diabetes, youth education by providing scholarships to local high school students, safety, environment, community awareness and Leadership.

The Korner Lions are also known for grilling and serving burgers for community concerts in the park during summer, home football games in the fall, and at many other community events.” - Williston Herald, April 14, 2012

BOX / FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1:
1 Minutes, 2006-2009
2 Minutes, 2001-2005
3 Minutes, 1995-2000
4 Minutes, 1989-1994
5 Minutes, 1982-1987 (no minutes for 1988)
6 Board minutes, 2003-2009
7 Board minutes, 1994-2002
8 Board minutes, 1979-1993
9 Member records, 1981-2007
10 Member attendance, 1989-2001
11 Member applications, 1988-2009
12 Monthly activities reports, 2006-2009               
13 Monthly activities reports, 2003-2005
14 Monthly activities reports, 2000-2002               
15 Monthly activities reports, 1985-1999
16 Treasurer’s correspondence, 1989-2004
17 Treasurer’s information, 1985-2004
18 Treasurer’s miscellaneous, 1983-2005

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