Although some clubs may have schools in their area that specialize in visual impairment many of the potential entrants will be within main stream schools.An approach to the LEA adviser may be a way to find eligible youngsters.
Lions clubs around the world are encouraged to sponsor students in the Lions International Essay Contest.
This essay contest was created to offer an opportunity to visually impaired young people to express their feelings of peace.
The Tabletop Exhibit is a great way to draw additional attention to the contest, and encourage others to get involved.
Past successful locations include libraries, community events and district, multiple district and state Lions conventions.
While this is unfortunate, it also allows us the powerful opportunity to figure out how to achieve peace, individually and in our communities.
And who better to map out the “Journey of Peace” than our youth?
Each year, Lions around Idaho and the world sponsor the Lions International Peace Poster Contest in their local schools or youth organizations.
The contest encourages youth to express their vision of peace in an original poster.
For over three decades, Lions clubs around the globe have been sponsoring a very special art contest in schools and youth groups.
Creating peace posters gives children everywhere the chance to express their visions of peace and inspire the world through art and creativity.