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This Year’s Presidential Awards

 

 

July 1, 2021 – October 31, 2021

Fast Start Charter Challenge

Starting the year strong is critical to the success of your district. Here’s your chance to stand out and be recognized for chartering new clubs in your district.

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July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Membership Growth

Inviting someone to become a Lion is the best way to change a life. And if each one brings one, we can change the world. Here’s your chance to be recognized for helping others take their first steps as Lions.

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July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Next Generation

Inspire the leaders of tomorrow by supporting them today. Here’s your chance to be recognized for engaging and encouraging the next generation of Lions and the youth who serve alongside us every day.

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July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Member Satisfaction

Great service starts with great clubs. Here’s your opportunity to be recognized for ensuring that our clubs are a place where all people feel welcomed, valued and engaged.

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July 1, 2021 – June 20, 2022

New Club Development

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July 1, 2021 – June 20, 2022

Specialty Club Program Coordinator Recognition

When we help Lions live out the diversity of service in their hearts, we help more people than ever before. Here’s your opportunity to earn recognition for chartering new specialty clubs.

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This Year’s Awards Criteria

 

Lions are as diverse as the needs we serve. And this year’s awards recognize the unique strengths of each constitutional area. Your group number will help determine how you can qualify for recognition. 

  • Group 1: CA II, CA VII, CA VIII
  • Group 2: CA III
  • Group 3: CA I, CA IV, CA V, CA VI*
    *Qualifications for CA VI differ for the “Specialty Club” and “Fast Start” awards

Please keep in mind that each Lion is only eligible to receive one President’s Award or one President’s Leadership Award in a Lions year. If a recipient is not eligible for their award, they may nominate another Lion who significantly contributed to the achievement.

July 1, 2021– October 31, 2021

Fast Start Charter Challenge

We’re proud to recognize and award Lions who are dedicated to starting the year strong by chartering new clubs and growing our service potential. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify.
 

Lions Club Charter Award

District governors who charter clubs within the first quarter can qualify to earn a special plaque.

  • District governors from CA VI who form five Lions clubs will qualify for recognition.
  • District governors from all other CAs who form two Lions clubs will qualify for recognition.

Specialty Club Charter Award

Specialty Club Program Coordinator Recognition

Specialty club program coordinators who charter specialty clubs by October 31, 2021 and report them by November 15, 2021 can qualify to receive a President’s Certificate of Appreciation.

  • SCPCs from CA VI who charter three specialty clubs will qualify for recognition.
  • SCPCs from all other CAs who charter two specialty clubs will qualify for recognition.
District Level Recognition

District governors and district GMTs who recruit one specialty club program coordinator who charters one specialty club by October 31, 2021 and reports it by November 15, 2021, will qualify to receive a Specialty Clubs District Achievement Certificate.

Tools for Success

Start a New Club
New Club Development Guide

July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Membership Growth

We’re proud to recognize and award Lions who focus on inviting new members. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify for one of these awards.
 

District Level Award

District governors of the top districts with the highest percentage of Lions sponsoring new members by group will qualify to receive a President’s Award.

  • Group 1 – Top five district governors will be honored.
  • Group 2 – Top seven district governors will be honored.
  • Group 3 – Top ten district governors will be honored.

Club Level Award

The top clubs with the highest percentage of Lions sponsoring new members by group, and with at least five members participating, will qualify to receive a President’s Certificate of Appreciation for the club president, a banner patch for the club and a special e-certificate for each of the participating members.

  • Group 1 – Top 100 clubs will be honored.
  • Group 2 – Top 150 clubs will be honored.
  • Group 3 – Top 200 clubs will be honored.

Tools for Success

Club Membership Chairperson
Membership Application
Just Ask!
Benefits of Being a Lion

July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Next Generation

We’re proud to recognize and award Lions and Leos who focus on strengthening our youth membership. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify for one of these awards.

Leo-Lion District Membership Growth Award

District governors of the top districts that have added the most Leo-Lions by group will qualify to earn the opportunity to award a President’s Leadership Award to the Leo district president and a President’s Award to the Lion of their choice.
 

Leo District Membership Growth Award

Leo district presidents of the top districts that have added, and reported, the most Leos by group will qualify to earn the opportunity to honor a Leo of their choice with a President’s Leadership Award.
 

Leo District Club Charter Award

Leo district presidents of the top districts with the most Leo clubs chartered by group, and with 100% of charter members reported within 30 days of chartering, will qualify to receive a President’s Leadership Award.
 

Qualifying Criteria

  • Group 1 – Top five districts will be honored.
  • Group 2 – Top seven districts will be honored.
  • Group 3 – Top ten districts will be honored.

Tools for Success

Leo-Lion Program
Becoming a Leo-Lion checklist
From Leo to Lion
Start a Leo Club
About Leos

July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022

Member Satisfaction

We’re proud to recognize and award Lions who focus on club health. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify for one of these awards.
 

District Level Awards

District GMT Award

District GMTs of the top districts with the highest percentage of membership retention by group will qualify to earn a President’s Leadership Award.

District Governor Award

District governors of the top districts with the highest percentage of membership retention by group will qualify to earn a President’s Award.

Qualifying Criteria
  • Group 1 – Top five most successful districts will be honored.
  • Group 2 – Top seven most successful districts will be honored.
  • Group 3 – Top ten most successful districts will be honored.

Club Level Award

Club presidents and club membership chairs of clubs that have retained 100% of their members will each receive a special e-certificate.

Tools for Success

Club Membership Chairperson
Club Quality Initiatives
Membership Satisfaction Guide

July 1, 2021 – June 20, 2022

New Club Development

We’re proud to recognize and award Lions who focus on chartering new clubs. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify for one of these awards.
 

District Level Award

District governors of the top districts with the highest number of new club charters by group will qualify to earn the opportunity to honor a Lion of their choice with a President’s Award.

  • Group 1 – Top five districts will be honored.
  • Group 2 – Top seven districts will be honored.
  • Group 3 – Top ten districts will be honored.

Club Level Award

Club organizers will be recognized with a President’s Certificate of Appreciation included with the materials shipped at the time of club charter.

July 1, 2021 – June 20, 2022

Specialty Club Program Coordinator Recognition

We’re proud to recognize and award specialty club program coordinators (SCPC) focused on increasing the number of specialty clubs around the world. Please review the following criteria to see how you can qualify.
 

First Club Development Award

Upon completion of one club in their development plan, SCPCs will receive a special e-certificate and a special note of recognition.

Year End Development Award

At the end of the Lions year, SCPCs can qualify to receive a special plaque.

  • SCPCs from CA VI who charter five specialty clubs will qualify for recognition.
  • SCPCs from all other CAs who charter two specialty clubs will qualify for recognition.

Specialty Club Program International Coordinator Recognition

At the end of the Lions year, specialty club program international coordinators will nominate SCPCs who have contributed the most in their CAs for the opportunity to receive a President’s Award or a President’s Leadership Award.

  • Group 1 – Three President’s Awards and three President’s Leadership Award to be awarded.
  • Group 2 – Five President’s Awards and five President’s Leadership Award to be awarded.
  • Group 3 – Six President’s Awards and six President’s Leadership Award to be awarded.

Tools for Success

Specialty Clubs Program
Specialty Clubs Program Coordinators