The Region baby of the year was held on the 1st of july 2021 to mark and commemorate the beginning of the new lions service year with all the six clubs in the Region.
The six clubs that makes up the region all came together to donate gift items to the first baby that was given birth to on the 1st of july to commemorate the beginning of the new lions year that starts every July 1st.
The clubs from region II that were present comprises of (6) clubs, 32 members in total which includes:-
Igbogbo platinum leo Club, Ikorodu golden leo club, Ikorodu leo club, Ikorodu Metropolitan leo club, Laspotech leo club and Ikorodu Diamond leo club.
Items brought by the six clubs are as follows: Baby hanger, Baby cloths, Baby trolley, Pampers, detergent, Baby wipes, Baby bath material, Baby bed E. T. C
Leo Edwin-Cole Victor the Region 2 director, Addresed the whole Gathering by enlightening both the Health officials and others present on what Lions club stands for,our core values and the significance of the baby of the year project.
After the whole Enlightenment ,representatives from each club went inside the maternity Ward to present the gifts to the parents of the new born baby. Mr and Mrs Ishola received the gifts with happiness and appreciated the region for the gifts fellowship of Love.
Also, the M. O. H in person of Mrs. Shotunde Oludolapo also appreciated the leos for the kind gestures and she pleaded us to do more and make sure we touch all other areas in the community.
Also in Attendance to grace the occasion were some officials,the Supervisor for Health ikorodu (Alhaji Misbau Rotinwa),
Ward Health Committee Chairman (Engineer Babatunde Shitta)
After the whole presentation and donations,the Region Director appreciated the whole Leos present thanked those that volunteered themselves just to make this project a reality,He congratulated them for being part of the success story and pleased for their support throughout this lions year 2021/2022 Lions service year.
To crown the whole project up,Group photographs were taken by each clubs and also with the health officials.
Leo Edwin-Cole victor
Region 2 director
Leo Akeem Rukayat
Region secretary 1
Leo Nurat Matti
Region secretary 2