Since 1917, Lions clubs have offered people the
opportunity to give something back to their communities.
From involving members in projects as local as cleaning
up an area park or as far-reaching as bringing sight to
the world's blind, Lions clubs have always embraced
those committed to building a brighter future for their
Today with more than approximately 45,000 clubs in 199
countries and geographical areas, Lions have expanded
their focus to help meet the ever-increasing needs of
our global community.
Our programs are continually changing to meet new needs
and greater demands, but our mission has never wavered:
Lions club members are men and women who strive to
make a difference in their local community as well
as communities worldwide. Their volunteer efforts
go beyond the support of vision care, to
addressing unmet health and education needs
Why should I become a Lion?
As a Lions club member, you can:
Make a difference everyday in your
community. Whether it is providing support
locally or reaching out internationally, you
will have an opportunity to serve.
Be a part of a worldwide organization carrying
out community and humanitiarian
projects. Members allow Lions clubs worldwide to
carry out its many community and humanitarian
Grow personally and professionally by
participating in our programs, community service
projects and events.
Gain an understanding and have an impact on
local and international humanitarian issues.
Develop relationships with both local and
international community and business leaders.
Have access to membership discounts and
Interested in becoming a member?
Membership in a Lions club is by invitation from a
local club. If you are interested in
membership, use the
club locator to contact a local Lions club.
Tell the local club you are considering membership
and want to attend a meeting to learn more. Then,
ask a member for a membership application.
Can't find a club near you?
Fill out the
Prospective Member Form. Lions Clubs
International will forward your contact
information to a club in your area.
Find out more about what Lions do. Read the
publications, We Serve (ME4), I am a Lion (ME37),
Look at Lions Now (PR770) and Lions…People Just
Like You (ME26). View our full list of member
discounts and services.
information on how to become involved contact your local
to the community.
"WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE"
Secretary: Joe T. Denning
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