Lions Clubs International Centennial Celebration

Centennial Video: Peace and International Understanding

Since its founding, Lions have dedicated themselves to building peace and international understanding across borders and generations. Watch the newest Centennial video to learn how Lions' reach has grown across global communities over the past 100 years

 

Centennial Service Challenge!

Lions around the world have been changing lives for 100 years through humanitarian service. Our Centennial Celebration is a time to mark this milestone, celebrate our legacy and look forward to the next century of service. The Centennial Celebration runs through June 2018 and offers all Lions opportunities to celebrate and serve.

 

Halting Diabetes

Prevent new cases of diabetes and improve the quality of life for those already diagnosed.

Engaging our Youth

Support youth in your community, or inspire the next generation of volunteers by inviting Leos and other local youth to serve on a project with you.

Sharing the Vision

Prevent future cases of unnecessary blindness through vision screenings and educational events. Give the gift of sight through projects that benefit those who are blind or living with low vision.

Relieving the Hunger

Improve access to healthy food for vulnerable populations in your community.

Protecting our Environment

Protect and improve the environment to make your community a healthier place to live for everyone.

 

Centennial Community Legacy Projects

 

With three levels of participation, there’s an opportunity for every club to get involved. Choose a project from the list below or develop your own to address specific needs in your community.

Level 1 - Raise your Community Visibility

Examples:

  • Post new Lions signs
  • Donate a park bench
  • dedicate a statue
  • Sponsor a fountain in a local park

 

Level 2 - Provide a Community Gift

Examples:

  • Refurbish a park or playground
  • Build a footbridge over a busy road
  • Fund resources for the visually impaired
  • Donate a vehicle to a community organization

 

Level 3 - Make a Community Impact

Examples:

  • Build a clinic
  • Expand a library or school
  • Develop a training center
  • Equip an area hospital

 

 

All Legacy Projects should be identified with a sign or plaque

indicating the project was donated by your Lions club.