Peace Poster Contest 2015

The Hayward Lions Club held their regular club meeting at Coop’s Pizza on Thursday, November 5, 2015 (club meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month). The winners of the peace poster contest and their parents were guests of the club at this meeting.

Lions International is sponsoring their 28th annual peace poster contest this year. Usually there are about 375,000 entries submitted worldwide to this contest. The contest is limited to young people between the ages of 11 and 13. Lions International sponsors the contest to emphasize the importance of world peace to young people everywhere. The Hayward Lions Club has announced the peace contest winners for the year 2015. Cash prizes are awarded to the winners (1st place $100, 2nd place $50, 3rd place $25).

First Place Winner–Natale Miller
Second Place Winner–Erin Morgan
Third Place Winner–Chesna Haynes
Teacher Sponsor–Mr. Ursin

The poster of the local winner (1st Place) will be sent to the district governor. The district governor has a select committee judge the posters and determine the winner at the district level. The winning poster at the district level contest is sent to the Public Relations Department in the Lions Club International office in Oak Brook, IL. The winner of the International Peace Poster Contest will be announced in early March, 2016. The announcement will be made at this year’s Lions Day at the United Nations.

Photos are shown in the “Photos” section of this Web site.