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The Lions Tale

(Updated 11/27/20)



The Lions Tale




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*=40th Anniversay


Our Leadership -

District 11 C1, Zone 1

Dr. Jung-Yul Choi, Lions Clubs International President


   Dr. Jung-Yul Choi of Busan, Republic of Korea, was elected to serve as first vice president of Lions Clubs International at the associationís 101st International Convention, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA June 29 through July 3, 2018.


   A member of the Busan Jae-il Lions Club since 1977, Vice President Choi has held many offices within the association, including club president, cabinet secretary, district governor and international director. He also served numerous times as a DGE Group Leader and served on 11 committees as a member of the International Board of Directors. In addition, he was a chairperson of the 39th OSEAL Forum in 2000 and a host committee chairperson at the 95th Lions International Convention in Busan in 2012, the largest convention ever held in Lions history.


   In recognition of his service to the association, Vice President Choi has received numerous awards, including the Humanitarian Partnership, Senior Master Key Award, 100% District Governor Award, International Presidentís Leadership Awards, International Presidentís Awards and an Ambassador of Good Will Award, the highest honor the association bestows upon its members. He is also a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.


   In addition to his Lion activities, Vice President Choi is chief executive officer of Koala Company, Ltd., an international trading company, and is also a past director of the Busan Sports Association.


   Vice President Choi and his wife, Seung-Bok, have one son, four daughters and two granddaughters.



Our Leadership
District 11 C1
Lion Robert Hohendorf, OD, District Governor
Lion Gary Anderson, Past International Director

Muskegon Northside Lions Club
Lion Darnell Gundy-Reed, President
Lion Dennis Cobler, Past International Director






















If you’re interested in volunteering, leading projects, networking and having fun – you can do all of this and more as a Lions club member. As a Lion, you’ll perform local volunteer work to improve your community – and communities around the world.


You can join a local club that meets in person. A cyber club that meets online. Or a special interest club based on your profession, a hobby or anything you care about. You can plan a local project to protect the environment. Recycle eyeglasses to help the working poor. Or bring clean water to a remote village. Whatever you choose, you’ll be sharing, caring and making a difference.


Upcoming leadership training opportunity. Click below.




Are you looking to recycle glasses, frames, or lenses?

Click here.



Michigan Counties of

District 11 C1

Counties in District 11-C1





Fundraisers, Projects, and Educational Opportunities.

Mark your calendars:




Our meeting location is:

First Evangelical Lutheran Church

1206 Whitehall Road

North Muskegon, MI  49445

Check our map here: Map to Muskegon Northside Lions Club



Lions Youth Exchange Program-Michigan

Lions of Michigan has a relationship with many foreign countries. The young adult picks the countries he/she would like to visit. Some include Japan, Australia, Germany, France, Spain, Sweden, and Finland.

Below you can see a presentation about the Youth Exchange. Lions Doug and Cheryl Schneider's Italian Youth Exchange guest was Marie Vittoria Amelotti, from
Casale Monferrato, Italy.

Please contact Mail:Cheryl Schneider, District Youth Exchange Chair

for more information, or check out the website: Lions of Michigan Youth Exchange

An invitation to serve

By the way, we are always looking for individuals interested in serving our community, to join our organization. Membership is open to men and women, eighteen years of age or older. Contact any member you know to extend an invitation. We meet the 1st & 3rd Tuesday.

Pancake Breakfast schedule

Come out and meet the Lion's and support the fundraising efforts by our Muskegon Northside Lions Club as we put on a delicious breakfast.

Meetings begin at 7:00PM









Words to Live by


The Slogan

The slogan of the association is "Liberty, Intelligence, Our Nation's Safety" (LIONS). An unofficial slogan penned by International President Sid Scruggs - "Loving Individuals Offering Needed Services"


The Motto

The motto of every Lion is:
"We Serve."
What better way to express the true mission of Lionism.


The Club Motto

"We Do It Better - Together!"




Muskegon Northside Lions Club
Club Telephone: 231-744-8924


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Feb 7-9

Winter Camp for the Blind


Feb 21 & 22

Lions of Michigan Forum


Mar 3

Chili and Soup Supper


Mar 12

Filling Easter Eggs, 10am at the Walker Community Center


Mar 17

Pot Luck


Apr 4

Walker Libraryís Easter Egg Drop, 11am


Apr 21

Election of Officers


May 1 & 2

White Cane Tag Days


May 15-16

District 11-C1 Convention in conjunction with MD11 Convention,Holland Doubletree Hotel, Holland MI


June 26-30

Lions International Convention, Singapore



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