About Our Club: GMDLC was chartered in February 2009, GMDLC is currently 1 of 36 Lions Clubs in District 11-A1. In twelve years of GMDLC existence, Our club has donated to many District 11-A1 Lions Clubs, and participated in the many community projects. We proudly support our district peers in lionism: Leader Dog for the Blind, Lions Hearing Center of Michigan and Penrickton for Blind Children just to name a few from a list of many. GMDLC members are proactively involved in a variety of projects including actively collecting unneeded eye glasses and used hearing aids, as we help those in need with hearing aids and eye glasses. We support deaf/hard of hearing community programs, activities, and events such as, Camps, and Deaf Awareness Day. Other projects are being added as GMDLC grows its membership with citizens/parents who want to network with like-minded individuals whom are passionate about community service.
GMDLC in partnership with AADHH (The Association for the Advancement of Deaf/Hard of Hearing) has created a Continuing Education Scholarship Fund for deaf/hard of hearing students.
Our Mission is to create a broad-based collaborative community initiative. GMDLC assists, includes and involves Parents with deaf/hard of hearing children to help themselves complete their education and achieve economic self-sufficiency. Through GMDLC Community Involvement, Community Empowerment through information provided by GMDLC, and Advocacy rendered by GMDLC, through associates. In order to support our peers helping them develop positive self-esteem, while working to assist them, and their children clarify values on which to build a successful life.
Who Lions AreLions are men and women dedicated to serving those in need, in our own community and around the world. The 1.35 million members in more than 46,000 clubs in over 207 countries are different in many ways, but share a core belief – community is what we make it. In addition to humanitarian service, Lions enjoy fellowship and develop leadership skills.
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