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Lions Clubs International

More Volunteers Doing More Community Work in More Places than Any Service Club Organization.

Lions Mission

In 1917, Melvin Jones, a 38-year-old Chicago business leader, told members of his local business club they should reach beyond business issues and address the betterment of their communities and the world.

Lions Purposes

Lions Clubs International Purposes are:

Lions Ethics

The Lions Clubs International Code of Ethics is:

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If you’re interested in volunteering, leading projects, networking and having fun—you can do all of this and more as a Lions Club member.

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Problems Get Smaller

Whenever a Lions club gets together, problems get smaller. And communities get better. That’s because we help where help is needed—in our own communities and around the world—with unmatched integrity and energy.