To the Lions Clubs of Michigan Website
Lions Clubs International is a volunteer organization dedicated to leadership development through community service. Lions are an international network of 1.4 million men and women in 210 countries who work together to answer the needs that challenge communities around the world. They are known for working to end preventable blindness. Lions participate in a vast variety of projects important to their communities. These projects range from cleaning up local parks to providing supplies to victims of natural disasters. There are over 12,000 members in 500+ clubs throughout Michigan.
QUESTION: HOW MANY LIONS OF MICHIGAN STATE PROJECTS ARE THERE?
If you didn't guess FIVE, then this is the webinar for you! Join us on Saturday, October 16, 9:00 a.m. and spend valuable time getting to know the Lions of Michigan State Projects and how, together, we serve our communities and our state.
Hear from the Fab Five: All State Band, Bear Lake Camp, Eversight, Leader Dogs for the Blind and the Lions of Michigan Foundation. Learn how our partnerships began and how we work hand-in-hand to serve those in need throughout our state.
Sessions include recorded and live speakers:
Lions of Michigan All State Band CEO Becky Dahlke and Director Jason Russell: Bringing the Band Back Together in Montreal!
Director of Lions Engagement Beth Slade, Leader Dogs for the Blind: Blindness Changes Everything-Leader Dogs for the Blind is making a world of difference serving the blind, visually impaired and Deaf-Blind in innovative ways. Leader Dog client PDG Tom Simmons states, “30 seconds of a Lion’s time can change a person’s life. Anyone can do that by telling someone about Leader Dog.” Come find out how you and, your club, can make an impact.
Chad McCann, Lions of MI Foundation: Emergency Assistance, Project KidSight, Hearing Assistance and more.
Executive Director Shelly O'Henley, Lions Bear Lake Camp: Where we strive to develop leadership skills, build confidence, and to provide a premier outdoor educational and recreational experiences year-round to all persons, regardless of ability.
Author Lion Gary Abud, Eversight: An educational consultant and award-winning educator, Gary is the author of the children's book Science with Scarlett. He is also a double cornea transplant recipient who, since having his sight restored, was moved to use his teaching gifts to make learning fun for others. From classroom teaching to school administration, and now private practice consulting, Gary’s goal is to help individuals, families, and teams harness their learning power in personal, professional, and academic life through executive coaching, speaking, and workshops. He lives with his wife, and business partner, Janice and daughter Laina near Detroit. Gary is the 2014 Michigan Teacher of the Year.
BUILDING LION LEADERS...
Lions Leadership Institute
Join us for the annual Michigan Lions Leadership Training November 5 - 7
at the MacMillan Training Center on beautiful Higgins Lake.
Read About Us Here
The Leadership Institute Committee is pleased to announce the annual Michigan Lions Leadership Institute will be held November 5-7, 2021
at the MacMullan Training Center on Higgins Lake.
This year's offerings include: Personality Styles, Personal Effectiveness, The Essence of Leadership, Listening and Speaking Skills,
Managing Change, Setting Goals, Team Building and Conflict Resolution.
The deadline to apply is October 8, 2021. Applications will be mailed to club Presidents & Secretaries
Please share this information with your fellow members. Capacity is limited and this workshop is sure to fill up quickly!
Yours in Service,
Lion Wendy Burns
Lions of Michigan