2021 - 2022


Nomination timeline 2021-2022


For clubs to be considered, please adhere to the following timeline. These are guiding deadlines to help the nomination process at the local level. Any nominations submitted to Lions Clubs International beyond October 31 will be disqualified. 

Please note that all nominations should be submitted electronically to Lions Clubs International will not accept physical applications.

  • July 1 to October 31: Nominations are open 
  • August 15: Deadline for club service chairpersons and Leo club presidents to electronically send one nomination to the district global service team (D GST) coordinator
  • September 15: Deadline for D GST coordinator to electronically send one nomination to the multiple district (MD) GST coordinator
  • October 31: Deadline for MD GST coordinator to electronically send one nomination to Lions Clubs International
  • January: Winners are selected by the Lions Clubs International Board of Directors Service Activities Committee; winning clubs notified 
  • March: Winning clubs to receive their award from Lions Clubs International


Please see letter and application for the Lions fo Virginia Service Matters Awards to be presented at the state convention.


Diabetes Assessment

Take a few minutes to do the online assessment to see if you are at risk for Type II Diabetes.  COpy and paste the link below to your search bar.




Lions of Virignia

Child Vision Screening

Virginia Lions provide vision screenings for over 33,000 students annually, ages 3 to 16.

Please see below for very important information regarding Lions vision screening in Virginia public Schools


KidSight USA certification test logon information for MD24 Lions

When ready, visit the website at

Review the quick instructions.

Log into the Members Section at the left:

Username:  virginia

Password:   KidUSA

Then proceed to the Test. 

The first section asks for your email address, name, District, State and Membership ID# - See your                   club Secretary for your Member ID. 

The second section consists of 50 multiple choice questions.

The third section is an Open Book test






Eyeglass Recycling

Lions collect and recycle used eyeglasses at two Eyeglass Recycling Centers in Virginia.  Cleaning and sorting eyeglasses to be sent around the world providing vision to those in need.

Read Across America

March 1 Lions around Virginia participated in Dr. Suess birthday celebration Read Across America by visiting Elementary Schools and Head Start Programs reading to children and donating new books.

Lions Club brooms may be purhased at the following locations

501 Elm Ave. SW Roanoke, VA
Cundiff Drug  - 119 E Cleveland Ave Vinton, VA
Steve's Automotive - 101 Highland Road, Vinton, VA
Dr. Jessup's Optometrist - 2205 Orange Ave. NE, Roanoke ,VA
Wood's Auto Edge - 814 Hardy Road, Vinton ,VA
Jerry's Restaurant - 1340 E Washington Ave., Vinton VA
Northwest ACE Hardware - 2113 E Washington Ave., Vinton ,VA
24 Diner - 15720 Stewartsville Road, Vinton, VA
Mill Iron Grill - 10190 Stewartsville Road, Vinton, VA 
Lions Eyeglass Recycling - 501 Elm Ave. SW, Roanoke, VA

Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest

Congratulations to all artists who submitted posters to the Lions Clubs International Peace Poster Contest.  We would love to be able to share all of the posters with you.  

The MD24 winning poster that has been submitted to Lions Clubs International to compete against posters from around the world can be found on the home page. 

Each Sub-District submitted two posters for the MD24 competition.   


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