Message from the District Governor

Welcome to Lions’ Year 2018-2019! To the Lions of District 9NW, I am excited to be your district governor for this year. This can be a great year, but for that to happen, we, as the Lions of District 9NW, need to work together. Working to improve our membership, leadership and service will take a […]

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Dist 9NW Peace Poster 2017/18 Winner: Carlie Visser, age 13, Archer, Iowa Lions District 9NW Peace Poster: Judge’s Comment for 1st Place Winner 2017/18: There are many roots to conflicts in our world. Carlie, using bright colors and effective shading, focuses on racial inclusion along with blending symbols of peace with country icons. Importance of […]

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Always Strong Leader Dog Support In Iowa!

Lion Beth Slade, Director of Lions Engagement at Leader Dog, was one of our featured speakers at the recent District Convention and presented a program called “Leader Dogs To- day”. The convention attendees enjoyed her positive and out- going presentation very much. Some interesting facts: It now costs $40,000 to bring forth a good Leader […]

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Two District Trustees For Iowa Lions Foundation Elected

Not only do we have District Governors in place for the next two years, our recent District Convention also elected two new Trustees for our important Iowa Lions Foundation. Current District Governor Paul Thompson was elected to a two-year term in 2018-2020 to succeed PDG Ken Hayward, now retiring, and PDG Cliff Weldon from the […]

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District Leadership Succession Secured The Next Two Years

Our district leadership is in good hands the next two years since PDG Tim Wilson from Fort Dodge was elected to be our Governor in 2018-2019. Tim, who also serves as our State Administrator, is a Lion firebrand who lives, breathes and dreams Lionism every day; who could be a better District Governor than that! […]

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Something New For Iowa Lions Members!

Announcing!! Now, all Iowa Lions Clubs First, members have the opportunity to enroll for a complimentary Brooks Brothers Corporate Membership Card! As a Brooks Brothers Corporate Member, you will receive an everyday 15% Savings on full priced merchandise at Brooks Brothers U.S. and Canadian stores, by phone and online. Second, all members can take advantage […]

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