This fund was established in memory of Lamont Lee Perington and supports the mission of the Geneva Lions We Serve Foundation.
Lee was a longtime, avid member of the Geneva Lion’s club and participated in many community events. He is a past president and served as an active enthusiastic member and chairman on many committees. Lee was awarded the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award which is the highest honor that a member of the club can receive. He also received the distinguished “Service Award” and the Lions of Illinois Foundation Fellowship.
Geneva Lions We Serve Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to support the charitable acts of the Geneva Lions Club, primarily for the benefit of persons with sight and/or hearing needs and including local community organizations. The Fund may be used for administrative, program, or capital needs as well as grantmaking to organizations in the community.