Lion Bob Zimmerman Memorial Membership Development Award

Lion Bob Zimmerman Memorial Membership Development Award


This award is intended for annual competition among all Lions clubs in District A4.

Zone Chairmen will present candidates to Region Chairmen who will submit their recommendations to the Governor. Criteria focus on membership growth and retention, training and development, and involvement in Lionism. The award can be won by the club accumulating the highest score on the following criteria over the period April 1st to March 31st.

Membership Growth  – 20 points to each new member inducted

Inter-Club Visitation – 5 points for each inter-club visit hosted (minimum 4 members)

– 5 points for inter-club visit made (minimum 4 members)

Dist. A4 Officer School – 10 points for each club member participating

Conventions – 5 points for the Club coordinating a MD”A” Convention
– 10 points for the Club(s) hosting a District A4 Convention

Fund-raising 5 points for a 5% increase in gross receipts from fund raising project (compared to previous year)

USA/CANADA Leadership Forum – 5 points for each club attending

Zone Advisory Meeting – 15 points for Club attending a Zone Advisory Meeting

– 5 points for Club hosting a Zone Advisory Meeting

Club Sponsoring – 40 points for each Club that sponsors a new Lions Club

Helen Keller Fellowship – 5 points for each Club sponsoring one or more Helen Keller Fellows

Zone Chair Discretionary 30 points may be allotted by the Zone Chair to any one club in his/her Zone which as, in the opinion of the Zone Chair, shown exemplary performance during the time frame


Is your Club worthy of this Prestigious Award?
Deadline: Submitted to the sitting Governor by March 31st