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Lions Club

n
any of the local clubs that form the International Association of Lions Clubs, formed in the US in 1917 to foster local and international good relations and service to the community

Li′ons Club`


n.
a local club of business and professional people belonging to a worldwide organization of similar clubs (Li′ons Club` Interna′tional) founded in 1917.
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Noun1.Lions Club - club dedicated to promoting responsible citizenship and good government and community and national and international welfareLions Club - club dedicated to promoting responsible citizenship and good government and community and national and international welfare
service club - a club of professional or business people organized for their coordination and active in public services
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Lions Clubs International has been helping the blind since Helen Keller challenged the organization during the 1925 Lions Club International Convention to be "Knights of the blind in the crusade against darkness.
District governor of Lions Club, Lion Mr Jona Machaya says Lions Club empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs.
The Ex-President FPPCI and nominated candidate for International Director Pakistan Lions Club International Mian Mohammad Idrees while speaking on the occasion informed that over 30 Lions Clubs would be formed in Hyderabad, Tando Allahyar, Latifabad, Qasimabad, Shaheed Benazirabad and Larkana aimed to serve the needy people of the areas.
That was the reaction of Fotis Velissarakos, the volunteer doctor in charge of the Special Olympics Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes venue in Athens to Hicham Novara, a swimmer from Morocco competing at World Games in 2011.
He further stated that the Environment being the most important objective and mission of the Lions Clubs International (LCI) hence it was decided to take up and promote this very important mission.
yesterday led a bipartisan group of senators in passing a resolution to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Lions Clubs International.
ON behalf of all the Lions Clubs of Huddersfield, we would like to express our grateful thanks for the help that the Examiner has provided in the running of the Charity Challenge and all similar events from 1990.
Transplant House was, in fact, given to the people of New Zealand through the combined efforts of The Lions Clubs of New Zealand and the Lions Clubs International Foundation.
Separately, Salam convened with a delegation from Lions Club headed by director of Lions Clubs International, George Papas.
The simple ceremony at the Kimbulgoda Maha Vidyalaya was attended by parents, school authorities and several distinguished members of Lions Clubs including the Japanese visitors.
THE International President of Lions Clubs - the largest world-wide service organisation - will travel to Wales on Monday to meet with Members of Welsh Lions Clubs.
In a statement, Villa said: "Out of 20 points contained within the code of conduct, 17 of these have comprised the terms and conditions for Lions Clubs for several years.