Lions are individuals who join together to give their valuable time and effort to improve their local communities, and the world.

Over 1.4 million men and women are members of Lions Clubs International. We are friends, family and global neighbours. As a social network of volunteers we share a common passion:

 We get involved in our local communities.

When individuals become a Lion, they join a local club. Many clubs are well-established with long and proud traditions. Others are newer responding to changing needs and modern ways to connect and help others. If there isn’t a club nearby, you can apply to set one up. To get in touch and find out more, use the online form or other contact details at:

You can read about many Lions projects and initiatives, our values and other information in our #LionsGetInvolved publication.


A report on the

value of local community volunteering 

Click here to download the report