By the Numbers – July 2019

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“I wanted a bright future along with other children. And if they only work in the field, the future wouldn’t be bright” —PDG Rajen Thapa, on why he made it his mission to convince parents in his Nepalese town to send their children to school.

“The club president is the most crucial leadership position. We should serve them, help them achieve their goals.” — Incoming International President, Dr. Jung-Yul Choi.

“Well, first there’s hanging with my Papa. He’s cool. And then there’s doing something good for somebody else. And I guess it’s exercise.” —Eleven-year-old Justin Hoving, on why he likes hunting for lost golf balls and selling them to fund Lions’ projects.