We will strive for excellence and actively foster a caring environment through our commitment to serve. We shall strive to embrace our values, realize our vision and thrive as a service club organization of distinction.

 
 
 

About District Governor

 

Lion P.Jayaraajan was introduced to Lionism by Late Lion V.G.Vijayan, and was inducted as a Member of the Lions Club of Colombo City in October 1985 by PCC Lion Dr.Fahmy Ismail.

In the year 1988/89 he was entrusted with a responsible office of Treasurer. He shouldered the responsibilities so effectively and proved his capabilities by winning “Outstanding Treasurer – 1st Runner Up Award”. He has served as a Member of the Board of Director from 1988 to 1999.

With the Extension of Lions Club of Colombo Capital City, he moved into the New Club as a Charter Member on 07th September 1999, and was entrusted to the Office of Charter Treasurer.

He was appointed the 1st V.P in the year 2000/2001 and took over the mantle of Leadership in 2001/2002. His Leadership Qualities was really reflected during the year of Presidency, when he was Awarded the International “Club President’s Excellence Award”, and in the District “Outstanding President 1st Runner-Up”.

His contribution to Lionism is exceptional, and the Milestones are, the first New Century Lions Club in MD 306 Sri Lanka, Lions Club of Metro City and Lions Club of Western City 306 B1. His contribution to Community Service Activities was well recognized by the Government of Sri Lanka by been conferred on him the Title of “Justice of Peace”.

His Administrative Skills, Leadership Qualities and commitment to serve made him an automatic choice in the District Cabinets of District Governor Lion O’Regan Pinghe as Zone Chairperson in 2002/2003 where he emerged as the “Most Outstanding Zone Chairperson”, and District Governor Lion Rohan Perera as Region Chairperson in 2003/2004 in which year he was adjudged the “1st Runner-Up – Best Region Chairperson”.

His Outstanding Skills were appreciated and District Governor Lion Graetian Gunawardhana had no hesitation in assigning the most responsible task of Cabinet Treasurer in the New District of District 306 B2 in 2005/2006. He performed his duties for efficiently that he was recognized with the District Governor’s “Special Appreciation Award” and Joint Winner “Lion of the Year”. He also served with Distinction in the District Cabinets of District Governor Lion S.Sivanandhan in 2004/2005 and District Governor Lion Ajit Devadason in 2006/2007 as District Coordinator.

In the Golden Jubilee Year he was entrusted with a very important assignment as the Chairperson of the Golden Jubilee Year Souvenir, and was recognized for producing a well informative and excellent Edition. Presently he is the Treasurer of the Multiple District 306.    

He proved himself as an Effective and Popular Leader and was Elected Uncontested for the post of Vice District Governor 2007/2008.

His contribution to the Convention Steering Committees from 1988 to date received the admiration and recognition by the Respective District Governors, and was the Recipient of the District Governor’s Appreciation Awards each year.

A Melvin Jones Fellow Lion Jayaraajan has achieved several International Recognition.

1989               October Membership Growth Award.

2001/2002       Guiding Lion Award and Extension Award.
                      20 year Monarch Award.
                      Master Key Award (Sponsoring 25 Members).

2002/2003 to
2007/2008
       International President’s Appreciation Certificate continuously for 7
                      years.

2005/2006       International President’s Medal.

2007/2008       International President’s Leadership Medal.

Hailing from the cool chimes at Elkaduwa, in the District of Matale, he had his Education at Asoka Vidyalaya and St.Sylvester’s College, Kandy, where he excelled in Economic and Extra Curricular Activities. He is married to Lion Lady Shamala a soft spoken and a dedicated Lion Lady who has always stood by him in his Lionistic Career. They are blessed with Two Lovely Daughters Varshi and Nithurshi, who are pursuing their school careers in a well reputed school in India.

He is highly experience and has a vast knowledge in the field of Polythene and Plastics, and presently he is the Chairman of Jeya Textiles, Trust Plastics (Pvt) Ltd and Vanico Print Solutions. His pure of work has taken him too many parts of the world and has participated in several International Trade Fairs. He has also attended several Lions International Conventions.