Membership Categories

Active – Entitled to all rights and privileges of a Lion, legal age of majority, has to pay entrance fee, is able to seek office, has voting privileges and can be a delegate at a convention

Member at large –A member who cannot attend on a regular basis but still wants to maintain membership, must be of legal age of majority, has to pay entrance fee, cannot seek office, has voting privileges in club matters only and cannot be a delegate at a convention

Honorary  – An individual, not a member of this Lions club, having performed outstanding service for the community or this Lions club, must be of legal age of majority, has to pay entrance fee, cannot seek office, has no voting privileges and cannot be a delegate at a convention. They will not be included in club delegate formula calculation.

Privileged  – A member of a club who has given 15 years or more of service but can no longer be an active member, must be of legal age of majority and has
served in their lions club for 15 years or more, cannot seek office, has voting privileges and can be a delegate at a convention.

Life Member – Any member who has maintained active membership as a Lion for 20 years or more, must be of legal age of majority and has served in their lions club for 20 years or more, is recommended by the club and approved by the International Board of Directors, has to pay US$ 500 application fees, can seek office, has voting privileges and can be a delegate at a convention.

Associate member – A member who holds primary membership in another club and is a member in this club, must be of legal age of majority, has to pay entrance fee, cannot seek office, has voting privileges in club matters and in district matters where he/she holds primary membership and cannot be a delegate at a convention. They will not be included in club delegate formula calculation.

Affiliate member – A member who is unable to fully participate as an Active member but desires to support their club, must be of legal age of majority, has to pay entrance fee, cannot seek office, has voting privileges in club matters and cannot be a delegate at a convention.