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LEOS AND YOUTH PROGRAMS

The Leo club was started with the purpose of providing youth an opportunity for development individually and collectively as responsible members to the local, national and international community.

The opportunity to participate in Leo activities helps young people prepare for the future by developing leadership, organizational and social skills. Leo clubs are a fun place to nurture teamwork relationships and are open to boys and girls between the age of 14-20.

Worldwide, there are 1,44,000 Leo members serving in 5,700 clubs across 141 countries. In India which already has over 1000 young Lions, there is a growing interest among youth to serve society.

Leo Club organizes #RaiseYourVoice campaign for a better tomorrow

Leo Club - a platform for the youth to serve as shapers and leaders of the future has initiated “Raise Your Voice” campaign as a part of the International Leo Day.

The ideas and opinions of young people which matter are often overlooked so this contest has been launched which will give the youth an opportunity to voice their opinions.

#RaiseYourVoice campaign will provide the youth a chance to put forward their suggestions and opinions about the cause that they are most passionate about within their local, national or global community. The video contest as a part of the International Leo Day Thunderclap Campaign scheduled for 5th December 2015 encourages Leos to submit videos that demonstrate their passion for various causes especially gender equality.

To enter the contest, submit a video by November 15, 2015 on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube with the hashtag #RaiseYourVoice and email the Contest Entry Form-
http://www.lionsclubs.org/resources/EN/pdfs/leo-video-contest-entry-form.pdf along with the Participant Consent Form-
http://www.lionsclubs.org/resources/EN/pdfs/leo-video-contest-consent-form.pdf to leo@lionsclubs.org . Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of valid entries received.

Contest Guidelines:

  1. »  The video must be submitted with a completed entry form.
  2. »  Videos should not be longer than 3 minutes duration.
  3. »  Leos can submit the videos in their native language.
  4. »  The video must cover the following points - the cause, the importance of the cause and suggestions to address the issue.
  5. »  The videos must be submitted by November 15th, 2015 to be considered eligible.

All the Leo Clubs are requested to come forward and participate in this contest so that the issues that concern the society can be spotted and addressed. We also request all Leos to promote this campaign and send as many valid videos as they wish and spread the good work.

Once the video is submitted, proprietor rights will be given to Lions Clubs International wherein they will be free to use it in any of their campaigns, without seeking clearance from any one.

Opportunities for Youth

Our youth programs make growing up safer and healthier. Through Lions Quest, we bring crucial life skills to more than 12 million children in classrooms around the world. We cultivate capable and healthy young people of strong character through comprehensive, positive youth development.

We bring young people together. Our Leo clubs provide youth volunteer opportunities that inspire and support leadership in young people by giving them the chance to learn, grow and serve by participating in community service projects. Every year, thousands of young people travel around the world to learn about cultures, customs and friendship through our Youth Camp and Exchange program.

And we help them share a message of peace. For decades, the Peace Poster Contest has helped more than four million young people express their creativity, their aspirations and their hopes for the world.

To know more about becoming a LEO please call us at +91-22-61217900 or click here for us to contact you


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