Lions Press Center
Lions Clubs International is the largest service club organization in the world. Our 1.4 million members are serving locally and globally to help take on some of the biggest challenges facing humanity.
Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) is the charitable arm of Lions Clubs International. Established in 1968, LCIF provides grant funding to support the compassionate works of Lions, empowering their service and addressing the needs of their communities both locally and globally.
We rely on members of the media and our Lions to help share our life-changing stories and inspire our communities to put their kindness in action. Here you will find a variety of resources, including media kits, logos, photos, templates and FAQs to help you with your story.
For media inquiries or interview requests, please contact our media relations team.
Recent Press Releases
Lions Celebrate a Successful Year of Service at Lions Clubs International’s First Virtual Convention
July 13, 2021 – Nearly 20,000 Lions from 152 countries attended the 103rd annual Lions Clubs International Convention, which was held virtually for the first time on June 25-29. This convention, often referred to as LCICon, is the largest Lions event of the year and a time to celebrate the past year’s humanitarian service efforts. Read more
Lions Clubs International Elects Douglas X. Alexander As Its New International President
July 1, 2021 – Lions Clubs International, the world’s largest service organization, elected Douglas X. Alexander as the organization’s international president for its 2021-2022 year during its 103rd International Convention this summer. Read more
World’s Largest Service Organization Recognizes 20 Lions and Leos Clubs with Prestigious Kindness Matters Service Award
June 29, 2021 – Out of 48,000 Lions clubs, 20 clubs were recognized for performing an outstanding service project in one of Lions Clubs International’s global cause areas: diabetes, hunger, vision, environment, or childhood cancer. In April, Lions Clubs International presented Lions and Leo clubs with the Kindness Matters Service Awards. Clubs were chosen for their commitment to service and ingenuity in serving their community. Read more
Lions Clubs International Honors Professor Choi Youngsik With Humanitarian Award
June 28, 2021 – It is one thing to treat the symptoms of patients, but it’s another to treat the whole person, understand their needs and provide compassionate care. Professor Choi Youngsik of Busan, South Korea has dedicated his entire career to education, medical innovation and research, volunteerism and helping others in need. Read more
Lions Clubs Respond to World Hunger Crisis by Donating More Than 8.3 Million Meals
June 26, 2021 – To commemorate Lions Clubs International’s first virtual convention, Lions clubs around the world celebrated the best way they know how – through service. In May through June 2021, more than 4,700 Lions clubs from 110 countries participated in the Million Meal Challenge to help curb the global hunger crisis. Through the power of community and service, Lions provided more than 8.3 million meals, far surpassing their goal of one million meals served. Read more
Brisbane 8th Grader, Joshua Wood, Takes Home the Grand Prize in Lions Clubs International Peace Essay Contest
April 10, 2021 – Joshua Wood, a 13-year-old boy from Brisbane, Australia, has an idea of what peace should mean to the world. Joshua brought that idea to life through a powerful essay earning him the grand prize in the Lions Clubs International Peace Essay Contest. Read more
24 Children From Around the World Named as Finalists in Lions Clubs International’s Peace Poster
April 10, 2021 – Yue Zheng, a 13-year-old girl from Dalian, China, has a vision of what peace looks like. Zheng brought that vision to life through her art, earning her the grand prize in the Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest. Read more
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