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Campaign SightFirst II

Lions will not allow “nothing to be done.” True to their commitment to be “knights of the blind,” Lions have launched Campaign SightFirst II.

 

We have set out to raise at least $150 million to continue and expand the extraordinary work of SightFirst. Lions worldwide have been working to combat preventable blindness.

 

If nothing is done about preventable blindness, our global population (37 million) of the blind could double by the year 2020.

 

Our Leadership -

District 11 C1, Zone 1, Region 1

Chancellor Bob Corlew,

International President

 

  Chancellor Bob Corlew, from Milton, Tennessee, USA, was elected to serve as president of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 99th International Convention held in Fukuoka, Japan, June 24 through 28, 2016.

 

  President Corlew is retired as chancellor for the State of Tennessee and a professor of law.

 

  A member of the Murfreesboro Noon Lions Club since 1978, he has held many offices within the association, including charter club president, zone chairperson, district governor, cabinet secretary and council chairperson. He has been instrumental in the chartering of a number of new clubs. Most recently, he worked to charter a new club comprised of lawyers and judges, which gained more than 75 members during its first year.

 

  In recognition of his service to the association, he has received numerous awards, including the Leadership Award, the Builder Key Award, three International President's Awards and the Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. He is also a Vanguard of the Melvin Jones Memorial, a Progressive Lindsey-Jennings Fellow and a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.

 

  In addition to his Lions activities, President Corlew has been active in the Boy Scouts of America, the Jaycees and the American Red Cross. He has also served as a councilman in Milton and was a Major in the U.S. Army Reserve.

 

  President Corlew and his wife, Dianne, also a Lion and a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow, have five children and five grandchildren.


Our Leadership
District 11 C1, Zone 1, Region 1
Lion Lloyd Foster, District Governor
Lion Gary Anderson, Past International Director
 

Muskegon Northside Lions Club
Lion Michael O'Lonergan, President
Lion Dennis Cobler, Past International Director

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you’re interested in volunteering, leading projects, networking and having fun – you can do all of this and more as a Lions club member. As a Lion, you’ll perform local volunteer work to improve your community – and communities around the world.

 

You can join a local club that meets in person. A cyber club that meets online. Or a special interest club based on your profession, a hobby or anything you care about. You can plan a local project to protect the environment. Recycle eyeglasses to help the working poor. Or bring clean water to a remote village. Whatever you choose, you’ll be sharing, caring and making a difference.

 


 

Michigan Counties of

District 11 C1
Allegan
Barry
Ionia
Kent
Muskegon
Ottawa

 

 

 

 

Fundraisers, Projects, and Educational Opportunities.

Mark your calendars:

 

 

 

Our meeting location is:

First Evangelical Lutheran Church

1206 Whitehall Road

North Muskegon, MI  49445

Check our map here: Map to Muskegon Northside Lions Club

 


 

LCICon Chicago

 

LCICon Chicago Centennial Celebration

The 100th annual Lions Clubs International will be in Chicago, IL, USA, June 30 – July 4, 2017

Click here for Information & Registration Form


Lions Youth Exchange Program-Michigan

Lions of Michigan has a relationship with many foreign countries. The young adult picks the countries he/she would like to visit. Some include Japan, Australia, Germany, France, Spain, Sweden, and Finland.

Check out the video: Click Here

Please contact Mail:Cheryl Schneider, District Youth Exchange Chair

for more information, or check out the website: Lions of Michigan Youth Exchange


An invitation to serve

By the way, we are always looking for individuals interested in serving our community, to join our organization. Membership is open to men and women, eighteen years of age or older. Contact any member you know to extend an invitation. We meet the 1st & 3rd Tuesday.
 


Pancake Breakfast schedule

Come out and meet the Lion's and support the fundraising efforts by our Muskegon Northside Lions Club as we put on a delicious breakfast.


Meetings begin at 7:00PM

 

 

 

 


 

 
 

 

 

Words to Live by

 

The Slogan

The slogan of the association is "Liberty, Intelligence, Our Nation's Safety" (LIONS). An unofficial slogan penned by International President Sid Scruggs - "Loving Individuals Offering Needed Services"

 

The Motto

The motto of every Lion is:
"We Serve."
What better way to express the true mission of Lionism.

 

The Club Motto

"We Do It Better - Together!"

 

Contacts

 

Muskegon Northside Lions Club

 

 

www.muskegonnorthsidelions.org
Club Telephone: 231-744-8924

Club Fax: 231-719-0445
 

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Events

Jun 26-30

 

 

Sep 17-19

 

 

   2016

Sep 15-17

Jun 24-28

 

   2017

Jun 30-

Jul 4

2015 International Convention - Honolulu

2015 USA/Canada Forum - Grand Rapids, MI - DeVos Place

 

2016 USA/Canada

Leadership Forum

Omaha, Nebraska

2016 International Convention -

Fukuoka, Japan

 

2017 International Centennial Convention - Chicago, IL

 

 

Last revised: Aug 11 2016

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