Lions Bear Lake Camp
3409 N Five Lakes Road, 
Lapeer, MI 48446




The Lions Bear Lake Camp Al Kassin Fellowship is a prestigious recognition dedicated to individuals and organizations whose steadfast commitment aligns with the camp's mission of fostering positive change and creating meaningful experiences for campers. The fellowship is open to Lions, Lions Clubs, Lions Districts, Individuals, Businesses, and offers a special category for Posthumous Recognition. The following criteria outline the eligibility and requirements for this prestigious award.


1. Lions: Members of Lions International who have demonstrated outstanding service and commitment to Lions Bear Lake Camp.
2. Lions Club: Recognizes Lions Clubs that have made significant contributions to the betterment of Lions Bear Lake Camp through community service and humanitarian efforts.
3. Lions Districts: Honors Lions District that have excelled in promoting the values and missions that align with those of Lions Bear Lake Camp.
4. Individuals: Outstanding individuals who have played a pivotal role in fostering positive change and promoting the mission of Lions Bear Lake Camp.
5. Businesses: Companies that have actively engaged in community development and corporate social responsibility, contributing significantly to the well-being of their community and Lions Bear Lake Camp.
6. Posthumous Recognition: Pays tribute to individuals who, even in their absence, have left a lasting impact through their dedication to Lions Bear Lake Camp.

Contribution Requirements:

•A minimum contribution of $1000.00 is required for each fellowship.
•Contributions may be funded by one or more individuals or groups.
•Funding may cover up to three consecutive years of fellowship support.
•Fellowships will not be officially awarded until the full contribution has been received.

Recognition Package:

•Each fellowship recipient will receive one desktop acrylic award as a tangible symbol of their exceptional service and humanitarian support.
•A special fellowship pin will also be awarded to recipients, serving as a visible token of their commitment and impact.

The Lions Bear Lake Camp Al Kassin Fellowship is a means of acknowledging and celebrating the tireless efforts of Lions, Lions Club, Lions Districts, Individuals, and Businesses in creating positive change and making Lions Bear Lake Camp a better place for all. It is an honor bestowed upon those who exemplify the values of service, compassion, and dedication that defines the spirit of Al Kassin and Lions Bear Lake Camp.



Al Kassin 2021
Esther LaMothe 2021
Al Lindsay 2022
Jim Leach Jr. 2022
Nino Messina 2023

Deadline for all forms is the 15th of the previous month needed. (Example: If request is needed for June Presentation, the deadline for application would be May 15).