PROJECTS

Spinal Cord Fellowship

SPINAL CORD FELLOWSHIP In 1999, the President of the Spinal Cord Society Australia (now StepAhead Australia), Dr George Owen, arranged to speak at a V3 Lions Club meeting looking merely for financial support for his organisation. He spoke of the disturbing statistics that put 1 Australian a day into a wheelchair suffering from either paraplegia…

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Childhood Cancer Foundation

Childhood Cancer FoundationAUSTRALIAN LIONS CHILDHOOD CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION We believe EVERY child deserves a chance at a HEALTHY life! ALCCRF has raised over $10 million for childhood cancer research and has supported countless Australian organisations leading the fight against childhood cancer. PROUDLY SUPPORTING Visit the ALCCRF Website Visit the ALCCRF FACEBOOK page View the  latest…

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VIC Lions Foundation

VIC Lions FoundationVICTORIAN LIONS FOUNDATION DISTRICT V3 CHAIRMAN Email: Mobile:   A Victorian Lions Club Project The VLF does not give donations to other organisations, bodies or individuals. Funds are designated to: The Victorian Lions Foundation Inc. is a combined project of the Australian ‘V’ Districts. These encompass the State of Victoria and the Southern…

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Licola Village

Licola VillageLICOLA WILDERNESS VILLAGE Celebrating 50 years! Licola is a small and attractive village beside the Macalister River, 254 kilometers east of Melbourne.  The township of Licola is owned entirely by the Lions Clubs of Victoria and Southern New South Wales. It is the only privately owned town in Victoria and the only one not…

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Youth of the Year

Youth of the Year WELCOME TO LIONS YOUTH OF THE YEAR If you are a young student and will be between the ages of 16 and 18 years of age as at the 30th of June in the year of the National Final, then you may be eligible to enter the Lions Youth of the…

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Leo Program

Leo Program LEO CLUBS As the youngest members of the Lions organisation, Leos are devoted young people who realise the power of action. Through service to their community, they make the world a better place and find their own lives improved too. Leo clubs may be based within a school or in the local community. A member of…

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Children of Courage

Children of Courage posted in: Projects What are the Lions Children of Courage Awards? The Children of Courage awards recognise a very special group of children and their families who may other-wise be overlooked by other ‘achievement’ awards. These awards are especially designed to recognise the courage and bravery shown by these children every day in…

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Sight Program

Sight ProgramSIGHT PROGRAMS Introducing the Lions Eye Health Program (LEHP) Vision Impairment is a huge, vastly underrated and overlooked problem in Australia Our Aim – To reduce the incidence and impact of vision loss in the Australian Community through a Lions auspiced, community based awareness and education program The Lions Eye Health Program was launched…

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Cakes

CakesLIONS CAKES The Lions Christmas Cake and Pudding program has been a major fund raising project of Lions Australia since 1965 and has raised more than $56 million. The proceeds from this project are donated back into the community through great causes including Blindness Prevention and Vision improvement projects, Medical Research, Children’s Mobility Foundation, Eye…

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Junior Public Speaking

District 201V3 Junior Public Speaking programA little about this program… This program has been running successfully since 2007 in the 201V3 District.  In 2016 it became a Multiple District project.  Each year, more and more Schools, Clubs and Districts are becoming involved.  Students really enjoy the program and reap the benefits for years to come. …

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