The new Standard Club Structure provides organizational guidance for your club in planning and implementation of all of its goals, providing needed community service and building great friendships in your club.
There is now a special webpage created for each of you, to make it easier to get to the resources that will help you be successful in your unique club leadership position. Email us at clubofficers lionsclubs. All donations accepted on lionsclubs.
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Once the zones and regions if applicable are created and zone and regions chairs are assigned by the district governor, zone and region chairs will receive instructions on how to access the club membership statistics, review activity reports and report signature projects. Go to MyLCI to register and logon. For more informaiton please contact us by email zoneandregion lionsclubs. Jump to Main Content Jump to Footer. Region Chairpersons Manual —This helpful guide includes the role and responsibilities of the region chairperson as well as information to help manage the region.
Zone Chairperson Training — The online zone chairperson training consists of four independent study modules that focus on the roles and responsibilities of the zone chairperson. Zone chairpersons are encouraged to contact their GLT district coordinator to learn about additional instructor-led training workshops for this position. Meeting Preparation Checklist - Designed to help make sure all the meeting details are covered. Meeting Minutes - Reference this sample format to ensure the minutes are complete and informative.
Participants Evaluation - Use this form to gain helpful feedback and ideas to improve future meetings. Challenges and Opportunities Worksheet - Encourages the club officers to use this tool to facilitate focused discussions.
Certified Guiding Lion Program — The Guiding Lion Program is designed to assist clubs that are newly chartered, established or determined as priority designation. Guiding Lions are assigned for a two-year term by the district governor in consultation with the sponsor or established club president. Guiding Lions are limmited to serving no more than two new clubs at any point in time.The president issues the call for regular meetings and special meetings of the board of directors and the club, and appoints the standing and special committees of the club while cooperating with chairpersons to ensure regular functioning and reporting of such committees.
The incoming President -appoints all committee heads and Chairmen. Each vice president shall, under the direction of the president, oversee the functioning of such committees of the club as the president designates. Local duties: Ensures the books for the past year are turned into a CPA for year end taxes and Audits. Lion Tamer Optional The Lion tamer has charge of and is responsible for the property and paraphernalia of the club, including flags, banners, gong, gavel, song books, etc.
The tail twister may not be fined except by the unanimous vote of all members present. All monies collected by the tail twister shall be immediately turned over to the treasurer and a receipt shall be given. Membership Director The membership director is the chairperson of the membership committee.
Board of Directors The members of the board of directors are the president, immediate past president, vice president ssecretary, treasurer, Lion tamer optionaltail twister optionalmembership director, branch coordinator, if designated, and all other elected directors.
The board of directors shall have the following duties and powers: 1 It is the executive board of the club and is responsible for the execution, through the club officers, of the policies approved by the club. All new business and policy of the club shall be considered and shaped, first, by the board of directors for presentation to and approval by the club members at a regular or special club meeting.
Any member of the club in good standing may inspect the audit or accounting upon request at a reasonable time and place. It shall submit all matters of new business and policy to the respective standing or special club committee for study and recommendation to the board.
The first fund to record administrative monies such as dues, tail twisting fines and other internally raised club funds. A second fund is to be established to record activity or public welfare monies raised by asking support from the public.
Disbursement from such funds is to be in strict compliance with item 7 above. Typically, committees are formed to focus on areas such as club meeting programs, community service, fundraising projects, club finances, membership development, public relations and constitution and by-laws.
Clubs may form additional committees as deemed necessary. Local Duties Include: Ensure the new officer elections are completed by April Liberty Lions Calendar.
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Or email to informationtechnology lionsclubs. Get ready for our new website! Council Chairpersons and District Governor The MyLCI website provides the council chairperson and the district governor with access to member and officer contact information via the Data Download feature and club information for the multiple district or district.
Alternatively, that same information is available as described in the procedure below. This information can be used for mailings or multiple district or district magazines. Procedures Submit written request via the button or link below. Confirmation that the information will not be used for commercial purposes or political activity.
Type of information needed Officer-only information, Member-information, Club information.Lions Clubs International, a service membership organization of over 1. InJones was a year-old Chicago business leader who told members of his local business club they should reach beyond business issues and address the betterment of their communities and the world.
Jones' group, the Business Circle of Chicago, agreed. After contacting similar groups around the United States, an organizational meeting was held on June 7,in Chicago. The Business Circle subsequently joined one of the invited groups, the "International Association of Lions Clubs" and at a national convention held in Dallas, Texas, later that year, those who were assembled: 1 adopted a Constitution, By-Laws, Code of Ethics and an Emblem; 2 established as a main tenet "unselfish service to others", 3 unanimously elected Woods as its first president ,effectively securing his leadership for the first two years of the existence of the International Association of Lions, and 4 selected Jones to serve as the organization's secretary-treasurer.
The Lions motto is "We Serve". Local Lions Club programs include sight conservation, hearing and speech conservation, diabetes awareness, youth outreach, international relations, environmental issues, and many other programs. Lions Clubs plan and participate in a wide variety of service projects that meet the international goals of Lions Clubs International as well as the needs of their local communities. Examples include donations to hospices or community campaigns such as Message in a bottlea United Kingdom and Ireland initiative which places a plastic bottle with critical medical information inside the refrigerators of vulnerable people.
Lions focus on work for the blind and visually impaired began when Helen Keller addressed the international convention at Cedar PointOhioon 30 June and charged Lions to be Knights of the Blind. Lions also have a strong commitment to community hearing- and cancer -screening projects.
In PerthWestern Australia, they have conducted hearing screening for over 30 years and provided seed funding for the Lions Ear and Hearing Institute established September 9,a center of excellence in the diagnosis, management, and research of ear and hearing disorders. Ian Frazer 's initial work, leading to the development of a HPV vaccine for the human papillomavirus which could lead to cervical cancerwas funded by the Lions Medical Research Foundation.
Lions Clubs International has supported the work of the United Nations since that organization's inception inwhen it was one of the non-governmental organizations invited to assist in the drafting of the United Nations Charter in San Francisco, California. Major initiatives of the foundation include the following:.
Upon endorsing the biggest ever collaborative disease eradication programme called the London Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases launched on 30 January in London, the organization has implemented SightFirst program by which it aims to eradicate blindness due to trachomaone of the neglected tropical diseases.
Membership in the Lions Club is by "invitation only" as mandated by its constitution and by-laws. All member applicants need a sponsor who is an active member and of good standing in the club they intend to join. While sponsorship may be obtained by an applicant in order to become a legitimate member, sponsorship is no guarantee of membership. Acceptance of membership is still subject to the approval of the majority of the club's board of directors. A Lions Club chooses its members diligently as it requires time and financial commitments.
Prospective applicants must be a person of good moral character in his or her community. Attendance at meetings is encouraged on a monthly or fortnightly basis. Due to the hierarchical nature of Lions Clubs International, members have the opportunity to advance from a local club to an office at the zone, district, multiple district, and international levels.
In the constitution of Lions Clubs International was amended to allow for women to become members. In8 out of 17 members at the Lions Club in WorcesterEngland, resigned when a woman joined the club. Among the famous and noteworthy members of Lions International are former U.Coronavirus Facts. Please take the necessary protections of handwashing, crowd avoidance, hand sanitizer, etc to protect yourselves.
Check on your friends, neighbors and other Lions to be sure they are ok. Do not panic, use reason, altruism, listen carefully to the experts. Kindness now, more than ever, is needed. This has resulted in most activities suspended in our communities and the Lions community.
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Glucose certification and. Miami Springs Lions will host the meeting. After lunch, the District necrology service will be held. Please send your members information to PDG Laynie for the remembrance, layneeriedinger bellsouth. There is some money available to pay for their rooms. Cell galmjudy gmail. In addition, it is always the same clubs not paying on time, there is no excuse for not paying on time! In addition, International will be notified and your privileges will be suspended.
The district should not have to chase the clubs for dues twice a year!! DG Adita Vazquez, 35N. This event, originally scheduled for Saturday, March 21st,will be rescheduled for a later date. Please help us in spreading the word throughout the Multiple District!
Our Board Meeting, scheduled for the evening of Friday, March 20th, is still scheduled at this time. I will let you know if something changes with that meeting as soon as I have more information.Help is all around you. Global Action Team Visual. Global Action Team Roster. Global Action Team Chairperson.
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Global Action Team. Global Action Team Resources. All donations accepted on lionsclubs. Lions Clubs International LCI is a c 4 tax-exempt social welfare organization and is not eligible to accept or solicit charitable donations.
Skip to main navigation. The health and safety of our Lions, employees and communities is our top priority. Join Donate. Our Clubs. Our Foundation. Every Day, Everywhere Kindness Matters. Explore Our Global Causes. Our Approach. Our Global Causes. Begin Your Service Journey. How to Give. Our Focus Areas. Empowering a World of Service Campaign For Members. Live online training for Lions Virtual Events Center.
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