Members of the Chester Lions Club recently attended the Visionary of the Year Award ceremony, held at L’ffaire restaurant in Mountainside, NJ. Eversight New Jersey (formally “The New Jersey Lions Eye Bank”) used the occasion to celebrate 45 years of preserving and restoring sight for hundreds of people in need. In addition, several individuals and organizations were honored for their unwavering commitment and dedication to the “Eversight New Jersey” mission.
Elspeth Moore was singled out as “2015 Visionary of the Year” for her selfless support, without hesitation, restoring sight to countless people.
The Chester Lions Club received several awards including the “Four Star Patch Award” having assigned an ambassador to Eversight New Jersey, participated in a Eversight New Jersey community event, and made a contribution. The Chester Lions Club also received the “Ken Mattfield Award” recognizing those who donated $1,000 or more in this fiscal year. Among those involved with the Eversight New Jersey organization was Chester’s own Gerry LoSapio a respected member of the Chester Lions Club.