Message From LCIF Chairperson Douglas X. Alexander

LCIF Chairperson From LCIF Chairperson Douglas X. Alexander Greetings Lions and Leos! Welcome to a new Lion Year. I am thrilled to have begun my year as chairperson of Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) during the 104th Annual Convention in Montreal. It was my honor to be onstage when we announced that we had not … [Read more…]

Message from International President, Brian Sheehan

Together We Can Dear Lion, Growing up in small-town Bird Island, Minnesota, working together is something you learned early. Any time anyone needed help, everybody rolled up their sleeves and got to work. That’s why I love being a Lion. Because our home is wherever we serve. And we know that “Together We Can” make … [Read more…]

Random Acts of Giving Time

RAG Time It is a familiar scene across District 31-O, the state of North Carolina and probably the entire country if not the world. Lions Clubs everywhere hold club and BoD meetings. And usually, it’s the same people that show up to participate. It’s ‘the same old faces’ – they are the officers of your … [Read more…]

Lions and Little League

Little League is the largest youth sports organization in the world, but it started with one man, two kids and a lilac bush. In the summer of 1938, Carl Stotz, a clerk at an oil company in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, tossed a baseball around the yard with his two young nephews.  Carl E. Stotz, pictured in … [Read more…]