The fellowship which was created in 1973, takes its name from the founder of the Lions Club International, Melvin Jones.  The fellowship was established as the Lions Club Intertational Foundations highest form of recognition to acknowledge an individuals dedication to humaniterian service.  Lion Butch Lima lives by the Lions Motto of “We Serve” and has tirelessly dedicated his time and efforts to many different charity events.

Lion Butch Lima (left) receiving the Melvin Jones Fellowship from Mount Seymour Lions Club President Lion Dave Mair (right)