Address: P.O. Box 25301, San Mateo, CA 94402 | E-Mail:

Serving San Francisco County, San Mateo County and the City of Palo Alto

Our motto is: "We Serve." Lions are a diverse group of business, retired, professional, veterans, self-employed, college students, lgbt, moms & dads, teens,
grandparents, in short people of all ages working together to serve our local communities and the world.


Lions District 4-C4 has 2 councils. whose purpose is to coordinate the Police,Sheriff and Fire Awards and to provide a venue for Club presidents and members to gather and share ideas. Peninsula Council of Lions is made up of all clubs located in San Mateo County and the City of Palo Alto. San Francisco Council of Lions Clubs is made up of all clubs located in San Francisco County.District 4-C4 District Clubs meet monthly at two Councils. All District 4-C4 Clubs meet quarterly at Cabinet meeting to discuss District business and events.

Scroll down or click on link below to see officers and visit calendar for upcoming monthly meetings for the Peninsula Council of Lions and/or the San Francisco Coordinating Council of Lions.

Check   Peninsula Council of Lions

Police and Fire Award Banquet @ Crowne Plaza Hotel Foster City

March 20, 2015
Police and Firefighter Awards March 20, 2015 Click here for:
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Peninsula Council of Lions Officers:
President: Christine Cheshire
IPP Ora Seyler, 1st VP Scot Marsters, 2nd VP John Gill,
Secretary, PDG Michael Semonini, Treasurer Nick Marinaro

Schedule of General Meetings Peninsula Council of Lions Clubs

Date Sponsoring Club
August 10, 2014 Installation of Officers
September 22, 2014 Pacifica Lions Club
@ Nicks at Rockaway
October (date to be determined) Joint Halloween meeting PCL and San Francisco Council
November 24, 2014 Palo Alto Host Lions Club
@ University Club Palo Alto
Presidents Project  
December No Meeting
January 26, 2015 Burlingame Lions Club
@ Burlingame Lions Hall
February 23, 2015 Peninsula Special Interest Lions Club
March  20, 2015 Police and Fire Award Banquet
@ Crowne Plaza Hotel Foster City
April 27, 2015 Half Moon Bay Lions Club
May 25, 2015 Millbrae Lions Club
June 22, 2015  Redwood City Sunrise                      

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San Francisco Coordinating Council of Lions Clubs

President: Lydia Taylor-Bellinger
IPP Manny Paje, 1st VP Jayne Leon, 2nd VP August “Jun” Valera Jr.,
Secretary Jeny Kwak Weber, Treasurer Bill Camota

Schedule of General Meetings San Francisco Coordinating Council of Lions Clubs

Date Sponsoring Club
August 16, 2014   Installation of Officers
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deadline to register August 4

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Lions International Purposes To Organize, charter and supervise service clubs to be known as Lions clubs. To Coordinate the activities and standardize the administration of Lions clubs. To Create and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the world. To Promote the principles of good government and good citizenship. To Take an active interest in the civic, cultural, social and moral welfare of the community. To Unite the clubs in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship and mutual understanding. To Provide a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided, however, that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by club members. To Encourage service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, professions, public works and private endeavors.

Muliple District 4  represents the Lions Clubs International 15 Sub-Districts within the State of California and an Administrative Office in Santa Barbara, California. MD4 is governed by the District Governors and Vice District Governors from these Districts and is known as the Council of Governs (COG). The Council Chairperson is elected from the preceding year District Governors. Lions Clubs International   The World's Largest Service Club Organization with 46,000 clubs and 1.35 million members is the world's largest service club organization. We're also one of the most effective. Our members do whatever is needed to help their local communities. Everywhere we work, we make friends. With children who need eyeglasses, with seniors who don’t have enough to eat and with people we may never meet.

District 4-C4 Welcome to your District web site. Since 1917, whenever there is a need at home or around the world, Lions members are there to help. We Serve! Lions improve the quality of life in their local communities by building parks, offering medical clinics, empowering children and adults. We care. Lions are leaders in providing support for preventing global blindness and restoring sight for people around th world Lions are the Community Leaders. Since Helen Keller challenged Lions to be knights of the blind in 1925, Lions clubs have worked on sight and hearing projects. We Serve and have Fun Together! Click here for Membership Information on becoming a valued member of the largest volunteer organization in the world.


2015-16 District 4-C4 Governor
Macy Mak Chan
District 4-C4 Governor Macy Mak Chan

2015-16 International President
Dr. Jitsuhiro Yamada

International President Dr. Jitsuhiro Yamada Minokamo, Gifu, Japay 2015-206


Dr. Jitsuhiro Yamada

Minokamo, Gifu, Japan

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District 4-C4 District Governor & Cabinet

2015-16 District 4-C4 Officers

District 4-C4 is divided into four Regions and nine Zones. The District is managed by the District Governor. The 1st, 2nd, Secretary, Treasurer, Immediate Past District Governor Global Membership Team Leader, Global Leadership Team Leader and Region and Zone Chairs make up the Administration team.

District 4-C4 Clubs

District 4-C4 has 41 active clubs with 1231 members.  Click here to find a club, learn about service projects, read news. Clubs meet monthly on the Peninsula (PCL) and in San Francisco (SFCCLC) to share ideas and service.

District 4-C4 Councils

District 4-C4 has 2 Active Council of Lions. The Peninsula Council of Lions and The San Francisco Coordinating Council of Lions ClubThe purpose of the two Councils is to coordinate the Police and Fire Awards and to provide a venue for Club Presidents and Club members to gather and share ideas.

District 4-C4 Events

Both the District and Clubs have events throughout the year. Lions Club can be fun, friendly and incredibly satisfying.

District News

Read District and Club newsletters to find out interesting stories, fun, and service projects.

District Resources

Officer manuals, By-Laws, Policy Manuels, Contest Rules, California Vision Resources.

District Photos

In Memory