Lions Medical Research Foundation offers a range of awards and medallions that recognise and reward outstanding members of the community who work tirelessly in support of medical research.
These include the Lions Medical Research Foundation Community Service Award, the Ian Frazer Humanitarian and Progressive Awards, and the Ray Phippard Fellow and Progressive Awards. Awards may be purchased by cash, credit card, PayPal or awards credits accrued by clubs. All prices including postage and engraving.
The Ray Phippard Fellow Award is named in honour of Ray Phippard in recognition of his ongoing service to Lions Medical Research Foundation for over 50 years. Membership of Lions Clubs International is not a prerequisite. It is usually given to an individual who has delivered outstanding service to the community in support of medical research. A plaque and a lapel pin are presented to the recipient. Cost: $1,000.00
The Ray Phippard Progressive Award is awarded to the special person who already holds an existing Ray Phippard Award. This prestigious award is a crystal diamond-shaped trophy with a solid silver lapel pin that contains a 45 point diamond. Each additional donation of $1,000 will add one more precious stone (e.g Queensland blue or yellow sapphire) to a maximum of five stones. Cost: $1,000.00
The Prof. Ian Frazer Humanitarian Award is named after Prof. Ian Frazer AC in recognition of his research into cervical cancer and his assistance to the Lions Medical Research Foundation over many years. Membership of Lions Clubs International is not a prerequisite. The Award is given for outstanding services to the community in support of medical research. A framed certificate and lapel pin are presented to the recipient. Cost: $500.00
The Prof. Ian Frazer Humanitarian Progressive Award is awarded to the special person who already holds an existing Prof. Ian Frazer Humanitarian Award. This prestigious award is a diamond optical crystal trophy beautifully presented in a gift box including a mauve lapel pin. Cost: $500.00
The Lions Medical Research Foundation Community Service Award is presented to an organisation or individual whose commitment to community service is exemplary. This award acknowledges that ‘community is what we make it’, and service to our community is recognised, appreciated and valued. Cost:$250
Lions Medical Research Foundation also offers medallions.
Medallions may be purchased by cash or credit card. Award credits do not apply to medallions.
Medallions: Recognise a fellow Lion or special person by awarding a Lions Medical Research Foundation Medallion. These medallions come in a small case with a brass plaque with a personalised engraved message. Medallions are ideal for an end of year thank-you, and ‘Children of Courage’. Cost: $50.00