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2018 – 2019 YOUTH CONTEST OPPORTUNITIES – LIONS DISTRICT 2E2

PEACE CONTEST (Nov. 15, 2018)

  • Theme: Kindness Matters
  • Ages: 11, 12 or 13 as of November 15, 2018
  • Prizes: (3 places; Gift Cards) $100, $75, $50
  • Requirements: hand done, greater than 12 x 20 in., smaller than 20 x 24 in., no mat or frame, no lettering or numbers, 2-dimensional only: capable of being rolled for mailing in a tube

DRUG AWARENESS POSTER CONTEST (Jan. 19, 2019)

  • Theme: The Dangers and or Consequences in the Use of Drugs or Tobacco
  • Divisions (4): Grades 3-4, 5-6, 7-9, 10-12
  • Prizes (3 places in each Division; Gift Cards); $100, $50, $25
  • Requirements: hand drawn (no cut and paste) on poster board, 14 x 22 inches only
  • Judging Criteria: quality, clarity, originality, spelling

DRUG AWARENESS SPEECH CONTEST (Jan. 19, 2019)

  • Theme: Abuse, Addiction, and Recovery
  • Grades: Junior or Senior
  • Prizes (3 places; scholarships): $1,500*,  $1,000, $500
  • Requirements: 5 – 7 minute speech (text recited from memory)

DIABETES AWARENESS ESSARY CONTEST (Jan. 19, 2019)

  • Theme: Diabetes in Sports
  • Grades: Junior or Senior
  • Prizes (3 places; scholarships): $2,000*, $1,500, $1,000
  • Requirements: up to 1,500 words
  • Judging Criteria: content (60%), recitation (25%), English (15%)

OUTSTANDING YOUTH CONTEST (Jan. 19, 2019)

  • Grades: Junior or Senior
  • Prizes (2 places; scholarships): $1,000*, $1,000
  • Requirements: biography, interview, transcript, 3 letters of recommendation, 750-1,000 word essay “Be the Change You Want to See in the World”
  • Judging Criteria: community service/leadership (35%), interview (30%), grade point (5%), letters of recommendation (15%), essay (15%)

* Winner advances to the State Contest on June 1, 2019 to compete for additional prizes

 

Lions Organ and Eye Bank

Diabetes Essay Contest

Colleyville LEO Cub 

High School Seniors and Juniors, the application Deadline is November 30th!

Entrants must be sponsored by his or her local Lions Club.

In the event we have more than one LEO apply I have other Lions Clubs willing to sponsor us.

Use these links if you have questions.

Download Rules and Application:

PDF Essay Application   PDF Essay Rules

PDF FAQ     PDF Brochure

 

2017 Diabetes Awareness Essay Contest

Theme: “Using Knowledge of Nutrition and Digestion to Manage Prediabetes and Diabetes”

(HS Juniors & Seniors)

Saturday Morning January 20, 2018

First United Methodist Church

104 S Miller St.
Decatur, TX 76234

$1500, $1000, $500 Scholarship Prizes

Essay Length: Up To 1500 Words

Judging Criteria: Content (60%), Grammar (15%), Recitation (25%)

Enter w/Application and Essay by November 30th, 2016

Winner Advances to State Contest to Compete For

Additional $3000 and $1000 Scholarships

 

Colleyville Leo Club Advisor

David Phelps      (972) 467-7319

 

Events

STRIDES FOR DIABETES RALLY

Speaker: Leslie Hill

 

Finalizing of Strides for Diabetes Event – If you signed up to help please plan to attend. If you didn’t sign up to help, now is your chance to do so. Hope to see you there!

Strides for Diabetes 5K and Fun Run

Run, jog, or just walk your dog as we join together to support Diabetes awareness, education and research.

The Expo will feature local businesses dedicated to educating and helping those with Diabetes,vendors who provide diabetes related treatment programs and more!

Monies raised through runner registrations, sponsorships and vendor donations will be used to support Texas Lions Camp, Camp Sweeney, Leader Dogs for the Blind, JDRF, Vision and Diabetes screenings in our community and Colleyville Lion charities serving those with Diabetes and the related health issues that accompany this illness.

Join us for a fun-filled family morning!

RUN WALK LEARN SUPPORT

www.colleyvillelions.com

STRIDES FOR DIABETES RALLY

Join us for breakfast at 6:45 AM and learn more about opportunities to serve and enjoy the camaraderie of our fellow Lions!

Lion Sean Bryan will tell us more about the Lions International plans for helping others become more aware of the effects of diabetes on adults and children, and World Diabetes Day, November 14, and what the Colleyville Lions Club can do to support LCIF’s efforts.

Lion Leslie Hill will kick off the Colleyville Lions STRIDES for DIABETES 5k/1K Fun Run and Fair.

Lion Stan Hall will share information about the upcoming Diabetes Essay Contest.

Join us to see how you can help!