Leo clubs are comprised of young men and women, ages 12 to 28, who are dedicated to making a difference in their community. Sponsored by a Lions club, each Leo club elects its own officers, schedules its own meetings, and selects its own fundraisers and service projects.
Popular local service initiatives include: drug abuse
prevention, educational assistance, community improvement, social service, environment
protection, citizenship promotion and health education.
The international scope of Leo clubs allow members to experience and enjoy meeting others from different cultures through activities such as "club twinning," youth exchange and international youth camps. And the social aspect of the clubs provide young people with the opportunity to meet others who share common interests, values and goals. The Leo motto is:
Currently, there are more than 132,000 Leo club members in 5,307 clubs in 134 countries. For further information, contact the Youth Programs Department at Lions Clubs International Headquarters at (630) 571-5466, ext. 324.