|TO ORGANIZE, charter and supervise service clubs to be knows as Lions clubs.
TO COORDINATE the activities and standardize the administration of Lions clubs.
TO CREATE and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples 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 the community.
|TO UNITE the clubs in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship and mutual understanding.
TO PROVIDE a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided, however, that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be
TO ENCOURAGE service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, professions, public works and private endeavors
|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.|
The goals and objectives of District 13-OH4 shall be:
To provide an administrative structure with which to advance the Purpose and Objectives of Lions Clubs International in this District.
To coordinate, standardize and direct the activities, other than local activities, of all affiliated Lions Clubs within the District.
Provide ways and means for the activities of District 13-OH4.
To further the charitable objectives and promote the general welfare of:
- THE MELVIN JONES DISTRICT 13-OH4 LIONS EYE CARE FOUNDATION
- Lions Eye Program, Greater Akron Lions Eye care Program (G.A.L.E.P.)
- Lions Hearing Aid Program
To otherwise promote the general welfare of the Lions Clubs International, and of Multiple District 13 Ohio Lions, Inc., and to carry out the ideals and principles of Lionism.