Global Action Team (GAT) roles and resources
As a member of the GAT, your success is our success. Whether you’re a part of the Global Service Team (GST), Global Membership Team (GMT) or Global Leadership Team (GLT), you’ll find helpful information and resources on this page that will help you better understand your role and make a greater impact. You can also learn more about the GAT by taking the Global Action Team course available in the Lions Learning Center using your Lion Account login credentials.
Roles and responsibilities
The GAT is made up of members from every level of Lions International. In the dropdowns below, you’ll find helpful links to overviews of the various positions within the GAT, which include, but are not limited to, the GST, GMT and GLT.
- Constitutional/Regional and Area leaders
- Multiple district roles
- District roles
- Club roles
Service, membership growth and leadership development are crucial to the success of any Leo or Lions club. To help clubs continue their growth, the GAT has prioritized the following initiatives and opportunities to help districts and clubs reach their goals and find greater success.
Global Membership Approach
The Global Membership Approach provides a process and resources for districts to achieve strong membership growth.
Explore helpful information about developing and executing your district goals.
Success Story Funding
Learn about GAT Success Story Funding and find out how districts, undistricted areas and Leo districts can receive funds to further their service impact.
Toolboxes and toolkits
- GST Toolbox
The GST champions the service programs, resources and grants of Lions International and LCIF, empowering Lions and Leos around the world to maximize their service impact. The GST Toolbox features information and resources the GST needs to help clubs maximize their impact. Check out the GST Toolbox here.
- GMT Toolbox
The GMT supports membership development and growth at the club and district level, and the GMT Toolbox has helpful resources to help the GMT do just that. Check out the GMT Toolbox here.
- GLT Toolbox
The GLT promotes leadership development opportunities to Lions and Leos, which in turn positively impacts both our members around the world and our association as a whole. The GLT Toolbox features resources to help leaders navigate the Learn digital tool, information on training grants and much more. Check out the GLT Toolkit here.
- Success Story Webinar Toolkit
This toolkit features resources to help leaders host local success story webinars in their areas.
- GAT Ambassador Toolkit
GAT ambassadors include past international presidents, international directors, past international directors and past district governors. The GAT Ambassador Toolkit includes all the tools these ambassadors need to spread the GAT’s message of action and find inspiration to share their own story of service, membership and leadership. Check out the GAT Ambassador Toolkit here.
Explore the Lions Shop GAT collection
Show off your GAT pride with a variety of gear, including tablecloths, pins, banners and more.