The International Association of Lions Clubs, which is usually referred to as Lions Clubs International
- is one
of the World's largest service organisations. The Mission Statement of Lions Clubs International is: "To empower volunteers to
serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs."
1.3 million world-wide; In the United Kingdom there are about 18,000 members.
45,000 clubs in 205 countries and geographic areas. In the United Kingdom there are about 800 clubs.
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If you are interested in the historical origins of The International Association of Lions Clubs (Lions Clubs International)
click here for more detailed background.