Bellbrook Lions Club Mission Statement
To empower volunteers to serve our community, encourage youth and promote health. We believe that community is what we make it.
Bellbrook Lions Club Objectives:
We are Builders of Community Spirit:
We Serve....the Bellbrook/Sugarcreek area with opportunities to improve and inspire community spirit and civic responsibility through encouraging community members and organizations to take action to meet common needs, objectives and traditions.
We are Helping Local Youth Develop:
We Serve....community youth by providing opportunities to develop both mind and body. We engage our service within the schools, recreational sports and promotion of youth leadership experiences and academic pursuits.
We are Advancing Community and World Health:
We Serve....to embody the Lions mantra of being "Knights for the Blind", but also embrace other aspects of health and wellness for all ages.
We are Stewards of Community Resources:
We Serve....to be partners with community interests to improve and grow local resources in order to make our community a better place to live.
About Lions International
Lions are an international network of 1.3 million men and women in 200 countries and geographic areas who work together to answer the needs that challenge communities around the world.
Known for working to end preventable blindness, Lions participate in a vast variety of projects important to their communities. These projects range from cleaning up local parks to providing supplies to victims of natural disasters.
LIONS - Create and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the world.
LIONS - Promote the principles of good government and good citizenship.
LIONS - Take an active interest in civic, cultural, social, and moral welfare of the community.
LIONS - Clubs are united in the bond of friendship, good fellowship, and mutual understanding.
LIONS - Provide a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided however that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by club members.
LIONS - Encourage service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency in commerce, industry, professions, and public works.
The official club motto of the association is simply
What better way to explain our club?