The Lions Services for Children Symposium Program provides limited funding reimbursement for the organization of a district or multiple district symposium or conference that promotes activities supportive of Lions’ health and education services for children in need.
A Children’s Symposium is an effective way for Lions to:
The Reading Action Program focuses on increasing literacy and providing greater access to learning resources. You may wish to plan a children's symposium in your district or multiple district to address the specific needs related to illiteracy and to underscore the importance of reading in your area.
The Lions Services for Children chairperson can play an important role in helping to organize and coordinate a children's symposium. He or she can work with a team of district or multiple district chairpersons, including the Public Relations, International Relations, Diabetes, Sight, Hearing, and Leo chairpersons.
To help alleviate costs, Lions Clubs International provides expense assistance (reimbursement) for:
Applications for funding reimbursement are approved on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please contact Health and Children's Services at Lions Clubs International.