The first family member (head of household) pays the entrance fee (US$25) or charter fee (US$30), and full international dues (US$41). Up to four additional qualifying family members (those who live in the same household and have membership in the same club) pay no entrance or charter fee and half international dues (US$20.50).
To enable Lions Clubs International to continue providing valuable and enhanced services to Lions, beginning July 1, 2013, all new family members will pay the one-time entrance or charter fee. Up to four additional qualifying family members will still pay only half international dues. This change will not impact existing family-member Lions.
Yes. When completing the Family Unit Certification Form (pdf), the Life Member should be listed as the head of household.
Formal membership is limited to individuals who are above the age of majority. Clubs are encouraged to allow children to volunteer in age appropriate activities and sponsor a Leo Club.
The club secretary must submit the Family Unit Certification Form (pdf) or file online when reporting a new member. Recertification is only necessary when there is a change of address or membership status.
To drop a family member from the club roster, the member will first need to be removed from the family unit. Read the Family Unit Reporting Instructions (pdf) for further information.