Lions Youth Cultural Exchange Application Process - Stage Two
Before proceeding further, please be certain that you have done the following:
Sent an email to Lynn Davis as to what countries you would like to visit and included a paragraph or two explaining why you desire to participate.
Submitted the YCE Application form in Excel format to Lynn Davis.
Sent him a scan of the PHOTO PAGE of your passport (or explained the status of your passport application)
Completed the Financial Aid application unless you or your family are planning on paying for all of the costs yourself.
Unless covered by Financial Aid, submitted a deposit check for $250 made out to “MD4 Lions Youth Exchange”. This is refundable if we don't complete a camp placement for you.
NOW, we need a few more things!
1. Please write a “Dear Host Family” letter for a prospective host country telling a little bit about you, your family, your interests, and why you are interested in cultural exchange
2. Please include some photos in JPEG or another electronic format emailed to Lynn Davis: a photo of yourself only, a photo of you with your family, and a few photos of you in activities you enjoy. Normally 4 or 5 photos is enough.
3. The CONSENT RELEASE FORM AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT must be printed out and hand signed by both you and your parents and mailed to me at 12152 Red Hill Avenue, Santa Ana CA 92705.
4. The MEDICAL FORM must be completed and mailed to me also.
You can download the Consent and Medical Forms below.