300 W. 22nd Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523-8842
Tel: (630) 571-5466
Fax: (630) 571-8890
Web site: www.lionsclubs.org
Founded in Chicago, Illinois, in 1917, by businessman Melvin Jones.
Since its inception, Lions Clubs International has been dedicated
to helping those less fortunate in their communities and around
the world. In 1925, Helen Keller challenged the members to be
"knights of the blind." "We Serve" became
the association's official motto in 1954.
largest service club association
- Nearly 1.35 million men and women members
- More than
- Clubs in 206 countries and geographical areas