Youth Projects


On 6th June, 2017, at a joint ceremony with One Community, Eastleigh, the Lions Club of Eastleigh presented certificates to young adults who had undertaken voluntary work during the year. To qualify for a gold award the youngster as to have performed 100 hours of service (50 hours for silver).

Lion President Devan was pleased to be able to present three gold and one sliver award. 

It is good to be able to acknowledge such upstanding young adults.

Young Leaders in Service presentationVolunteers young and older at One Community

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 YOUNG AMBASSADOR AWARDRebecca at convention

The primary aim of this Annual Competition is to recognise and reward the effort that many young people put into our local community..  Despite the prominance given by the media to the troublemakers in society, the vast majority of our young people are good, honest, hardworking young citizens who give up a lot of their free time to help others less fortunate than themselves, or perhaps spend time in furthering the aims of various Youth Organisations, e.g. Scouts, Guides, Cadets, St.John Ambulance, etc.

The scheme is open to Young People aged 15 to 18 years and competitions are arranged at local, National and European levels which, in addition to the recognition of their efforts, provides the opportunity to win Bursaries to further their chosen project. 

 Rebecca Bellworthy, sponsored by Eastleigh Lions Club, was the winner of  2010 District Young Ambassadors Award.

award YA cup Reb with cup


(Find out more about Becky and her Everest exploits in the Young Ambassador section)