Multiple District 4 Student Speakers Foundation, Inc.

2019-2020 Topic
“Homelessness in California: What is the solution?”

Order packets here: https://md4lions.org/student-speakers-contest

A California nonprofit corporation administered by a board of directors and 15 trustees. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide scholarships to augment the prizes awarded to the winners of the California Multiple District Four Student Speakers Program.

This year the Foundation will provide scholarships totaling $103,500.00. From this amount, each of the fifteen District winners will receive a $4,500.00 scholarship, each of the four Area winners will receive an additional $6,500.00 scholarship and the winner of the Multiple District Four Contest will receive an additional $10,000.00 scholarship.

Student Speaker Contest Completion Dates
Club Contest by Monday, February 24, 2020
Zone Contest by Monday, March 16, 2020
Region Contest by Monday, April 6, 2020
District Contest by Monday, May 4, 2020
Area Contest by Monday, May 25, 2020
MD4 Final Contest on Saturday, June 6, 2020

Donations can be made: By personal & club donations. By memorial gifts to honor departed Lions & friends. By gifts of property, stocks or bonds. By including the foundation in your will. By listing Lions Fourth District Student Speaker Foundation Inc. as a benefactor on your Amazon Smile account.

Honor someone with a: Fred W. Smith Fellow – will be conferred upon any named individual upon receipt of a contribution of $500.00 or more to the Foundation, payable in one single payment. Donald E. Snyder Fellow – will be conferred upon any named individual upon receipt of a contribution of $400.00 or more to the Foundation, payable in one single payment. Dwight E. Stanford Fellow – will be conferred upon any named individual upon a receipt of a contribution of $300.00 to the Foundation, payable in one single payment. Harry J. Asian Fellow – will be conferred upon any named individual upon receipt of a contribution of $200.00 to the Foundation payable in one single payment.

Donations to the Foundation are deductible under both the state of California and the federal taxing regulations under IRC 501 (c)(3) and should be made payable to the “4th District Student Speakers Foundation, Inc.”

4-A2 Committee Chair & Student Speaker Trustee: PDG Betty Morris
805 Myrtle Ave. Visalia, CA. 93277
C: 559.967.0209 E: morris_bl@yahoo.com