THE LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL is world's largest Service Club Organization started on 1917 in Chicago. THE LC HALEANGADY is one among them charted on 2010
In 1917, Melvin Jones, a 38-year-old Chicago business leader, told members of his local business club they should reach beyond business issues and address the betterment of their communities and the world. Jones' group, the Business Circle of Chicago, agreed. After contacting similar groups around the United States, an organizational meeting was held on June 7, 1917, in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The new group took the name of one of the invited groups, the "Association of Lions Clubs" and a national convention was held in Dallas, Texas, USA in October of that year. A constitution, by-laws, objects and a code of ethics were approved.
THE LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL is world's largest Service Club Organization, having 46,000 clubs and 1.35 million members, We THE LIONS CLUB HALEANGADY is one among them. Whenever a Lions club gets together, problems get smaller. And communities get better. That's because we help where help is needed – in our own communities in & around the world – with unmatched integrity and energy.
LIONS CLUB HALEANGADY, is one of the small unit of International Organization. Its established in the year 2010 by few service minded peoples along with our charter president Ln. Chandrashekar Nanil
To creat and foster a spirit of understanding among the people of the world.
To promote the principles of good Government and Good Citizenship.
To take an active interest in the civic, cultural , social and moral welfare of community,
To unite the clubs in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship and mutual understanding.
To provide the forum for open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided, however that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by club members.
To encourage service minded men to serve their community without personal financial reward and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, profession/ public works and private endeavours.
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.