Knights of the Blind 2022 Golf Outing


Sat. July 23, 2022

Glengarry Golf Links

Latrobe, PA

Shotgun Start 2pm

Advance Registration & Payment Required by July 9

In Memoriam


PDG Dominic G. Acalotto Jr., 85, of North Huntingdon, died Sunday, March 6, 2022, at home. He was born Aug. 15, 1936, in Irwin, a son of the late Dominic G. Sr. and Aurora (Marsiglio) Acalotto. Dom was retired from the Air Force and also the U.S. Postal Service. Following retirement, he worked as a greeter and assistant for William Snyder Funeral Home in Irwin, a job he loved and was well suited for. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Irwin.  Dom was a past president and longtime active member of the Irwin Lions Club and also served as district governor for District 14-E in 1999-2000. He was past president and board member of the Westmoreland County Blind Association and a member of the American Legion Post 344 and VFW Post 8240, both of Jeannette. He is survived by his wife, Anita M. (Hrapchak) Acalotto

PDG Robert “Bob” Kosko, 75, of Monessen, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, in Penn Highlands Mon Valley Hospital. He was born on Sept. 13, 1946, in New Eagle, the son of the late George L. and Margaret Cowie Kosko. Lion Bob grew up in Donora and was a 1964, graduate of Donora High School. He then served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Once discharged from the service, he attended St. Vincent College. Bob retired from the Social Security Administration, having worked as a social insurance expert. He also worked at H&R Block. Lion Bob was a member of St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church and the Monessen Lions Club, having served as past president, and was awarded a Melvin Jones Fellow. He was also a past district governor for Lions District 14-E, having served 2007-2008. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Stamatia “Tommie” Kosko.


Urgent Need for Help @ Beacon Lodge

Nursing, Kitchen, and Program departments are all significantly understaffed, despite a lot of effort and funding applied to recruiting.

Click here for the information sheets that describe the staffing situation at the Camp and general job descriptions for Counselor and Cook positions where we have the most need.

The Camps run through the months of June and July. Unfortunately, Beacon Lodge has already canceled two sessions due to lack of staffing.
Can your club or members volunteer to work one of the sessions? 
Please visit for more information.

Lion Costume

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Zoom Meetings Available

Zoom meetings are available through District 14-E.

Please contact ZC Jeff Jordan to set up a Zoom meeting for your club, committee, or board meeting.  

CLICK HERE for more information and requirements for holding a hybrid (in-person + Zoom online) meeting.