Chicago INDO US Lions Club

Collaborative Recycling Efforts by 300 USA Youth and
Indo-US Lions Team

CHICAGO, IL- In an inspiring display of unity and environmental consciousness, 300 young individuals from various parts of the United States came together to collaborate with the Indo-US Lions team on a remarkable recycling initiative. This joint effort aimed to address the pressing issue of waste management while fostering teamwork and raising environmental awareness among the youth.
The project revolved around recycling, a crucial aspect of sustainable living. Participants ranged in age from elementary school students to young adults, showcasing the diverse demographic of this remarkable endeavor. The collaboration between American youth and the Indo-US Lions team brought a unique cultural blend to the project.

The 300 young participants were divided into smaller teams, each responsible for specific aspects of recycling. These teams were formed based on age groups and interests, ensuring that every participant could contribute effectively. Numerous recycling stations were established at key locations, such as schools, parks, and community centers, to facilitate the collection and segregation of recyclable materials. Each station was equipped with bins and educational materials to guide people on what could and couldn’t be recycled.
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Lion Hina Trivedi strengthens bridge between USA and India

Chicago IL: Lion Hina Trivedi, a famous community leader from Chicago, USA was invited as a delegate to Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2017 held at Bangalore India. Hina Trivedi serves Chicago Indo-US Lions Club (President), GOPIO Chicago (Former President), Federations of Indian Associations (Former President) and many more organization.She met many dignitaries that included External Affairs Minister Mr. V. K. Singh, Mr. M. Jakbar, CM of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis, CM of Chhattisgarh, Hanan Singh, CM of Haryana. Manoharla Khattar, CM of Arunachal Pradesh, Takam Pario and many other distinguished people, administration officers and bureaucrats to discuss many issues related to NRIs and Indians living in the USA.

Ms Trivedi tried to spread awareness in 2nd and 3rd Generation Indians living in USA towards their native country India through social-economic and other prospective programs so they can build strong future relationships between both the countries. She also raised issues nonresident Indians facie during their visit to India. She also attended Pravasi Haryana Divas 2017 held at Guru Gram on the personal invitation of Chief Minister Mr. Manoharlal Khattar. She was also invited to Vibrant Gujarat 2017 and also attended the republic day parade on 26th January at New Delhi as a Special Guest during her Delhi visit.

She went to Sushma Swaraj’s residence to meet her and greeted her for speedy and healthy recovery. She visited various cities and villages of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Delhi and Haryana to spread awareness about Swatchh Bharat Abhiyaan and helped poor children with food and clothes. She was accompanied by her team that includes Mr. Deepak Nayak, Nirav Parekh, Satish Patel, Pinky Rana, Shaitan Nayak, Vikas Ji, Haresh Mehta, Dipak Jaitly and many volunteers from across India.  Read more

Hina Trivedi honored with Melwin Jones Fellow award for Dedicated Humanitarian Services

Renowned Chicago based social activist Miss Hina Trivedi received Melwin Jones Fellow award from Lions Club International foundation president for Dedicated Humanitarian services. Melvin jones Fellow award is very prestigious award at International level. She is also being appointed as a host committee member for 100 years completion of Lions club international foundation celebration convection which is going to be held at Chicago from 29th June to 4th July. She serves Chicago Indo-US Lions Club (President), GOPIO Chicago (Former President), Federations of Indian Associations (Former President) and many more organization.

She recently also got Exemplary Community Service Award for outstanding and dedicated service to the general welfare of the Asian American community in the state of Illinois from Asian American Coalition Of Chicago at 16th Annual Asian American Festival hosted by The Asian American Community. Lion Hina Trivedi received many Honors and Awards in past.

Lion Hina Trivedi serves the Asian community with their needs by being a translator as she is multilingual in 7 different languages. She helps community people for Green Card interviews, Voter registration, Medicare, Medicaid, and gives many legal and social services. She always believes in helping Senior citizens by guiding them towards medical, federal, social security benefits.

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Chicago INDO US Lions Club and MIBG Foundation collaborate to serve Prasad in Ahmedabad during Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav at Ayodhya


Our Bureau Ahmedabad, India

The Chicago INDO US Lions Club and MIBG Foundation collaborated to serve Prasad to over 14,000 people in India during the recently concluded Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav at Ayodhya, India. For the Chicago INDO US Lions Club and the MIBG Foundation, it was a proud moment in Ahmedabad, India, marking a profoundly significant contribution during the auspicious Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav in Ayodhya.

On 22nd January 2024, Monday, the synergistic efforts of the Chicago INDO US Lions Club and MIBG Foundation came to fruition in a massive Prasad distribution drive, aiming to spread joy, unity, and spiritual fulfillment among the community members gathered there for the grand celebrations at Ayodhya.

This event unfolded in conjunction with the momentous Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav, a historic occasion that resonates with deep cultural and spiritual significance. The Chicago INDO US Lions Club, renowned for its unwavering commitment to humanitarian service and community development, joined hands with the MIBG Foundation, a respected organization dedicated to fostering social welfare, as per the release. Together, they arranged the seamless distribution of Prasad to thousands of individuals, creating an atmosphere of joy, harmony, and cultural celebration.

The Lion Kishan Trivedi, President of Chicago INDO US Lions Club, said “This collaboration between the Chicago INDO US Lions Club and the MIBG Foundation epitomizes the spirit of service and community engagement. We are honored to have had the opportunity to contribute to the joyous occasion of the Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav and to share the divine blessings through the distribution of Prasad.”

The Lion Hina, Founder President of the Chicago INDO US Lions Club, expressed her gratitude and said, “Being part of such a significant event in Ayodhya, especially during the sacred Ram Mandir Pran Prathista Mahotsav, is a moment of immense pride for our club. Our commitment to humanitarian service aligns with the values of this auspicious occasion, and we are thrilled to have been a part of this meaningful celebration.”

Deepak Nayak, Chairman of the MIBG Foundation added, “Collaborating with the Chicago INDO US Lions Club for this initiative has been a transformative experience. It’s heartening to see two organizations come together to contribute to the well-being and joy of a community during the momentous Ram Mahotsav. The distribution of Prasad symbolizes our shared commitment to social welfare and cultural harmony.”

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Our Projects

  1. Winter Relief Blanket Distribution: Ensuring warmth in the coldest months, our club distributes blankets to those facing the harsh winter, providing essential comfort and safety.

  2. Christmas Gifts for Underprivileged Children: Spreading holiday joy, we run a Christmas gifts program for underprivileged children, aiming to create festive memories and foster a sense of community during the season of giving.

  3. Food Distribution Initiatives: Tackling hunger year-round, we organize food distribution events to address food insecurity, ensuring that no community member goes without a nourishing meal.

  4. Supporting Education through School Supplies: Promoting education as a pathway to empowerment, we supply essential school materials to students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, contributing to their academic success and breaking the cycle of poverty.

  5. Environment Awareness Programs: Pioneering Green Practices, Chicago INDO US Lions Club leads recycling campaigns, advocating for responsible waste management, and organizing community recycling events. Together, we strive to reduce environmental impact and create a sustainable future for our communities.

Our Impact

We’ve worked on improving the lives of over 25,000 people through direct practice.

Established with the vision of fostering goodwill between India and the United States, our club has made a profound impact on the lives of individuals both locally and internationally. Through dedicated efforts in education, healthcare, and social welfare, we strive to create a positive and lasting influence. Our impact resonates in the smiles of those we’ve helped, the lives we’ve touched, and the communities we’ve uplifted. Join us in making a difference, as together, we continue to write stories of compassion, generosity, and positive change.

What we do

We plan and support amazing projects that help change the lives of disadvantaged children and people from across different regions of the world.

We Find & Fund

We actively seek opportunities to support individuals across all age groups and backgrounds. Our commitment extends to providing assistance and funding for anyone facing challenges or in need of support.

We Provide Care

At every life stage, we believe everyone deserves a supportive hand and valuable guidance. Our organization takes pride in nurturing and caring for individuals, treating each person as an integral part of our compassionate community.

We Provide School Supplies

We provide essential educational materials to support the learning journey of underprivileged children and youth from families dependent on daily wages, fostering a brighter future through access to school supplies.

We Provide Healthcare

We offer vital healthcare services to support the well-being of underprivileged children and senior people from families facing economic challenges, ensuring access to essential medical care for a healthier and brighter future.

Our numbers that speak

We have numbers that push us to give in our best and make sure that we break our own records. We are happy to be growing and helping more day by day.
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