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CALIFORNIA LIONISM AWARDS

CRITERIA FOR THE CALIFORNIA LIONISM AWARDS OF LIONISM 2020 – 2021

(To be awarded February 26, 2022)

District Governors (or their designees) will be responsible for forwarding all nominations to the MD4 Office.

The deadline for nomination submission is November 31, 2021  Any exceptions must be approved by the current Council of Governors prior to November 30, 2021.

MD4 Lion of the Year

            Districts wishing to participate should submit their District Lion of the Year for 2020 – 2021 or any other eligible Lion for service during the time period July 1, 2020 thru June 30, 2021.  Consideration for this award can include service at District level and above.  All Lions in good standing within their club, District and MD4 are eligible.  Previous Academy Award winners in this category are not eligible.

 

MD4 LEO of the Year

            Districts wishing to participate should submit their District LEO of the Year for 2020 – 2021 or any other eligible LEO for service during the time period July 1, 2020 thru June 30, 2021.  Consideration should be given to service and accomplishments outside of LEO as well as participation in LEO clubs activities and support of their District.  All LEO in good standing within their club, District and MD4 are eligible.  Previous Academy Award winners in this category are not eligible.

 

MD4 “The Kay and Denise Fukushima” Couple of the Year Award

            A couple selected by their District Governor will have shown exemplary leadership on behalf of the District and Multiple district, based on the theme, “One World, One Heart”.  Service through the years should be considered, not just during the current year.  A couple receiving this award may consist of a Lion and significant other who does not have to be a Lion. Previous Academy Award winners in this category are not eligible.

 

MD4 Most Outstanding Project for the Year (Small Club, Medium Club and Large Club):

            This award is designed for a Club who has a “Signature” project; for which the Club is most renowned.  The amount of money spent can be considered and the project could be a fundraiser.  Districts wishing to participate should nominate projects done during the time period July 1, 2020 thru June 30, 2021.  Previous Academy Award winners in this category are not eligible.  District Governors may nominate one club in each category.

 

                        Small Club is a club with 20 or less members.

                        Medium Club is a club with 21 to 39 members.

                        Large Club is a club with 40 or more in membership

 

MD4 Lions Club of the Year

            This award is designed for a Club who has gone above and beyond in their service to their community during the time period July 1, 2020 thru June 30, 2021.  It should embodiment our motto “We Serve”.  The amount of money spent should NOT be a consideration and the project should NOT be a Club fundraiser.  The Club project(s) should be “Hands on” in nature and for which members turn out to do physical labor or service for the betterment of their community.  Previous Academy Award winners are not eligible.

 

For Districts, Instructions: 

  1. Only one nomination per each category.  
  2. On one single side of 8 ½ x 11 describe why the nominee deserves this award.  
  3. The print should be a 10 or 12 font size.  
  4. Please attach a photo.
  5. Projects must have a title.
  6. Submit to The MD4 Office no later the November 30, 2020.

2020-2021 FORM

 

PROGRAMS

2021 EVENT PROGRAM

THE WINNERS:

Club of the Year: Ventura Downtown Lions Club

4-A3, President Domonique Gray

 

Leo of the Year: Halle Schaffer

Carlsbad-Encinitas Leos Club, 4-L6

 

Lion of the Year: Past President Paul Wagner

Linden Lions Club, 4-A1

 

Couple of the Year: Lions Nicole & Daniel Craven

Higgins Diggins Lions Club, 4-C5

 

Small Club Project: Homeless Project

San Francisco Buddah Lions Club, 4-C4, President Lion Sano Kanchhi Tamang

 

Large Club Project OTY: Hope - Suicide Prevention

Higgins Diggins Lions Club, 4-C5, President Lion Laura Barhydt

 

Medium Club Project: AC Ministry

Fresno Diwata Lions Club, 4-A2, President Lion Rudy Pedagat