Posted on Nov 24th 2020 by lionspr in News
This year, Lions members across the globe are celebrating what it means to be a Lion by participating in the LCIF Week Melvin Jones photo contest.
The contest invites Lions to submit a photograph of themselves with a short comment on how the Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) has supported their individual or club’s achievements and impact in areas of community service, vision or youth.
Three winners will be chosen and will receive complimentary individual registration and Melvin Jones’ luncheon tickets at the 103rd Lions Clubs International Convention in Montreal, Quebec.
First category is Melvin Jones Fellow/Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow (MJF/PMJF)
Submit a photo of yourself with your MJF plaque or PMJF pin. Group photos will not be accepted
. You must also comment by answering the question, in 120 words or fewer, How has LCIF helped you personally or helped your club to help even more people in your community or globally?
Second category is Vison/SightFirst-Focused
Submit a photo of yourself from a project you were a part of, in support of a Vision project or LCIF’s SightFirst program (as this year, we are celebrating 30 years of SightFirst accomplishments). Group photos will not be accepted
. You must also comment by answering the question, in 120 words or fewer, How has LCIF helped you or your club improve the lives of the visually impaired and/or prevent avoidable blindness?
Third category is Youth/Lions Quest-Focused
Submit a photo of yourself you were a part of, from a Youth or Lions Quest project. Group photos will not be accepted. You must also comment by answering the question, in 120 words or fewer, How has LCIF helped you or your club provide access to quality education, vital health services, and positive youth development for young people around the world?
Winners will be announced during LCIF week, in honor of Melvin Jones’ birthday, on 17 January 2021.
For more information on entering, or to vote for you favourite photo, head to: https://gleam.io/g/WrR9g