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Lions Clubs International is the largest membership-based 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.

Media Kit

Download the complete media kit for comprehensive PR and promotional materials including sample media interview questions, logos, biographies, fact sheets, photos and press materials.

Recent Press Releases

Lions Clubs International Foundation Grant Helping Youth After Morocco Earthquake

October 20, 2023 – Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) quickly awarded the Lions in Morocco a US$100,000 Major Catastrophe Grant to enable them to provide support to victims. Read more

Kiwanis, Lions, Optimist and Rotary join for a week of service to “Celebrate Community”

September 19, 2023 – Community service took center stage September 11-17 for the third annual Celebrate Community joint initiative from Kiwanis International, Lions International, Optimist International and Rotary International. Read more

Lions Clubs Served More than 530 Million People Worldwide Last Year

September 5, 2023 – From July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2023, more than 530 million people were helped by Lions worldwide. This is an increase of more than six million people served over the previous year, thanks to the unwavering commitment of the more than 1.4 million Lions around the world. Read more

Lions International Elects Dr. Patti Hill As Its New International President

July 17, 2023 – Dr. Patti Hill from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, was elected to serve as international president of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 105th International Convention, July 7 through July 11, 2023. Read more / Photo

Lions International Honors Chef José Andrés and World Central Kitchen with Humanitarian Award

June 30, 2023 – For his dedication to humanitarian service and world hunger relief, Chef José Andrés, Michelin star culinary artist and founder of the World Central Kitchen nonprofit organization, will be presented with the 2023 Lions Humanitarian Award during the 105th Lions Clubs International Convention on July 10, 2023. Read more


March 27, 2023 – Emma Andreea Paveliuc, a 13-year-old girl from Iasi, Romania, draws a clear image of peace. Paveliuc brought that vision to life through her art, earning her the grand prize in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Read more

Canadian 6th Grader, Keaton Hamilton, Takes Home the Grand Prize in Lions International Peace Essay Contest

March 27, 2023 – Keaton Hamilton, a 12-year-old from Ontario, Canada, knows what peace is. Hamilton put pen to paper to illustrate his ideas for the world’s eyes in his award-winning essay entitled “Friends as Leaders” which demonstrates the good that can come from standing up for what is right. Read more

Media Contact Information

National or International Media Inquiries
Shauna Schuda, Public Relations Department Manager, Lions International.
Local Media Inquiries
If you are a member of the local media, your local Lions club is often the best source of information. Find your local Lions club.
Not a Member of the Media
If you have a general question about Lions International, please visit our Contact Us page to find the most appropriate department and someone from our team will be able to assist you.

Marketing communications

Learn more about how to promote your club and get the tools you need to do it. Whether you’re a Marketing Communications Chairperson or just a Lion who wants to get the word out about your club, Lions Clubs International has resources for you.