About District 105SW

District members surrounding motorbike for cheque presentationLions Clubs International District 105SW support over 50 Lions Clubs in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, and Dorset. Find your nearest club.

Every Lions Club supports a range of good causes and local projects in its area where you can get involved.

We invite new men and women members to bring something extra to your life and share the community and social programmes.

Members from across the district actively attend district events to network with other Lions across the District. Together the Lions across the district work together to promote Lions Club International Projects such as Message in a Bottle, SightFirst and Medic Alert. 

Lions work together to deliver on our mission statement.

“To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Lions clubs.”

The District Governors strapline for this Lionistic year is to Aim HIGH – Hope, Inspiration, Goals, Humanity.

We bring Hope to all those in need, locally, nationally and internationally
We use Inspiration to raise funds and find service projects so that we can help those in need
The Goals we set, enable us to achieve our aims.
So, we are able to help all Humanity

How do I join a Lions Club?

Firstly, membership to Lions Clubs International is open to men and women.

We are always looking for new members who are passionate about performing local volunteer work in their community – and communities around the world. If you’ve got a couple of hours to spend in a week or even if a month then you’re the kind of person that we’re looking for. 

Find out how close you are to your nearest club by using our Club Finder page.

District Youth Projects

The district has a number of youth projects including Young Ambassador and Young Leaders in Service.

Youth projects are designed to help young people make new friends and also provide support in their personal development.

You can read more about this on our Youth pages.

Lions Brass 4 Youth

Lions Brass 4 Youth is North Somerset’s County Youth Brass Band, for young, improving brass musicians. The Band accepts new members from of all ages with or without musical experience.

Formed in September 2008, and based in Clevedon, North Somerset, it provides the only opportunity in the county, and beyond, for young people aged 21 and under to improve, perform and to have fun making music! More Information