Lions v. Leos L iberty I ntelligence O ur N ation’s S afety L eadership E xperience O pportunity L abour E mployee O fficer
History Lions Club Since 1917 45,000 clubs Lions District 303 Since 1960 61 clubs First Lions Club Host (since 1955) Leo Club Since 1957 5,400 clubs Leo District 303 Since 1979 33 clubs First Leo Club TPS (since 1968)
Structure (Club level) LIONS President IPP 1st VP 2nd VP 3rd VP Hon. Secretary Hon. Treasurer Lion Tamer Tail Twister Membership Director Directors Committee Chairpersons LEO President IPP 1st VP 2nd VP 3rd VP Hon. Secretary Hon. Treasurer Leo Tamer Tail Twister Directors Committee Chairpersons Nearly the SAME!
Structure (District level) LIONS District Governor 總監 IPDG 上屆總監 VDG 副總監 Cabinet Secretary 區秘書 Cabinet Treasurer 區司庫 LEO District President 區會長 IPDP 上屆區會長 DVP 區副會長 District Secretary 區秘書 District Treasurer 區司庫
Structure (District level) LIONS 4 Regions 分區 Region Chairpersons 分區主席 ( 伯 ) 12 Zones 分域 Zone Chairpersons 分域主席 ( 叔 / 姑姐 ) Executive Administrator District Committee Chairpersons LEO 8 Groups 分組 Group Chairpersons 分組主席 ( 哥 / 家姐 ) District Committee Chairpersons SIMILAR !!
Constitutions Name of the club Purpose Sponsorship –Sponsor not only money, but also time Projects –Encourage fund raising projects Membership –Age limit: 12-28 Meetings Officers, Board of Directors and Committees Elections Fees and Dues For details, please see “Standard Leo Club Constitutions and Bylaws”.
How to organize a Leo Club? Request a Leo Club Organization Kit (Kit 830) from international headquarters. Arrange a meeting with Lions club members to explain the responsibilities of Leo club sponsors. Finance $$$: –Leo club organization fee US$100 (one-time) –Annual Leo club sponsor levy US$90/year –Annual sponsorship to Leo club Appoint three or more Lions to serve on a Leo club committee Determine if the new Leo club will operate in conjunction with a local school, church, or other community group Obtain the names of potential Leo (at least 20) Hold the formation meeting and organization meeting Send the application to LCI Youth Programs Department Elect the Club Officers Plan the Charter and Installation ceremony
Leo Club Advisors Enjoy working with young people Liaison between the Lions Club and Leo Club Only new Lions member is not preferred Have to attend the Leo Club meetings ADVISORADVISOR - Available 有時間 - Dependable 可靠、可信任 - Virtuous 善良正直 - Imaginative 富想像力 - Supportive 支持 - Organized 有系統 - Responsible 有責任心 For more information about organizing a Leo club, please visit: http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/content/youth_leo_organize.shtml For more information about Leo Club Advisors, please visit: http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/content/youth_leo_advisors.shtml
Experience Sharing From Leo to Lions How can we attract more ex-Leos to join us? What ’ s the main concern?
HK & Macau Leo Foundation 港澳青獅基金 2002 年 12 月 27 日創立 主要目標包括： – 鼓勵青獅過了年齡上限後加入獅子會 – 贊助有志在獅子會內繼續服務社會的 青年 – 宏揚獅子會我們服務的精神 請支持！
Conclusion Family 家庭 Work 工 作 Lions/Leo 獅子會 / 青獅會 Health 健 康
Appendix Standard Leo Club Constitutions and Bylaws (Leo-5) Contact Lion John Wong Charter President, Lions Club of Causeway Bay Past Leo District President Charter President, Leo Club of Metropolitan Hong Kong Tel: 9421 3643 Email: John.Wong@alumni.ust.hk