What you need to know when working with youth.
MD4 Youth Protection Policy
As a part of Multiple District 4 – California Lions, we and our member clubs are obligated to follow their Youth Protection Policy, outlined below.
DISCLAIMER: The following page is informational and made available for your convenience. However, the definitive and most up to date version of the MD4 Youth Protection Policy is that which can be found on the MD4 website.
The Lions Youth Protection Policy is effective NOW. Each club must complete the steps below for each Lion working with youth.
All Club Presidents must complete and submit Compliance Form for your club. Please complete this form no later than July 30, 2020.
Each Lion must receive clearance through Sterling Volunteers at a cost of $32.00 for each Lion (cost to be covered by Lion)
When clearance is received, each Lion must complete 4 training courses with Boy Scouts of America (no charge).
When courses are complete, complete and submit Lions Youth Volunteer Application (no charge)
Each Lion must ask a personal reference to complete and submit Volunteer Reference Form.
Each Lion must ask supervisor/co-worker to complete and submit Work/Volunteer Reference Form.
Once all of the above is completed, your Zone Chair will validate your references.
Copies of all information submitted will be held in confidence by Multiple District 4 Youth Protection Committee and our District Governor.