Our District objectives are to give a visiting overseas Lion and his/her partner the opportunity to meet with Australian Lions within District 201 V2; to study meeting procedures, activities and projects, and to promote and encourage friendship and understanding between members of our International Lions Family.

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Our District has been doing this program since 2000. And we have had many Lions from various countries visit us.

This year our District is looking forward to hosting Lions Stephen and Louise Browne from Lions Club of Ipswich District 105EA Essex United Kingdom.

Stephen is a Lion Picture Framer and joined Lions in 1994 and is currently President elect this year, plus Treasurer of both his club and Zone.

Louise is a Rehab Assistant and joined Lions in 2002.

They are both looking forward to being involved in club activities, fund raising, community projects and social events, to learn and share ideas between clubs.

They will be our guests for just over three weeks. Arriving the evening of 25th October and flying home PM on 17th November.

This portfolio upholds our Purposes “To create and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the word.”

District Chairman SAM LOCHHEAD
International Relations

Invitation

The Lions of District 201V2 in Victoria, Australia extend an invitation to Lions living in the Netherlands, to participate in our "International Friendship" Program in 2018.

Our District covers a large south western area of the State of Victoria, and has 70 Clubs, with 1685 members.

We would like to extend an invitation to a Lion and partner to spend four weeks as guests of our District which coincides with our District Convention, 9th,10th & 11th November 2018. During this period, all accommodation and traveling within our District will be provided by V2 Lions.

Costs of traveling to and from our District, medical expenses, together with general expenses incurred during the visit must be borne by the guests, and no funding is available from either our District Administration or any members.

A varied itinerary will be organized, with opportunities to meet many of the Lions of the District, and every effort will be made to include any special interests of the visitors in the activities arranged by the Host Families and their supporting Clubs.

It is also necessary for the visiting Lion to be English speaking.

Interested participants in our "International Friendship" program are asked to email me for an Application Form which I will email back. Completed applications must be returned to me by 31st January 2018.

A decision will be made on the successful applicant soon after the closing date, and all applicants will be advised accordingly.

For applications email hlochhead@hotmail.com
Subject: District Chairman Lion Sam Lochhead, "International Relations”

or Postal Mail to
51 Allanvale Ave
Leopold
Victoria.
Australia. 3224