International Lions Club
The International Lions Club, chartered on April 9, 1962, was originally located in Progreso, Texas and Nuevo Progreso, Tamps, Mexico. It was chartered as a truly “International” club whose membership included Lions from both the United States (Texas) and Mexico. The club later relocated to Weslaco, Texas.
Our members are volunteers who dedicate their talents and abilities to serving humanitarian needs in their community, country, and in the world.
To be the global leader in community and humanitarian service.
To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs.
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.