Below is a list of the BC Lions’ school programs that take place throughout the off-season. For a full list of community appearances, click here.


Be More Than a Bystander

In Partnership with the Ending Violence Association of BC, the Be More Than a Bystander program aims to raise awareness about the impact of men’s violence against women. Partners are BC Ministry of Children and Family Development and Encana Corporation and supported by the BC Federation of Labour. For more information please visit our page here.
Lions Pride

Lions Pride

In partnership with the Community Crime Prevention Division of the Ministry of Public Safety and Coast Capital Savings, Lions Pride is an outreach program highlighting the importance of making positive choices and choosing alternate activities to gang involvement.

For more information on the Lions Pride program, click here.


FortisBC Energy Champions

The FortisBC Energy Champions program is designed specifically for children in kindergarten through grade seven, emphasizing the importance of environmental responsibility and being an ‘Energy Champion’. From January through April 2018, the FortisBC Energy Champions program visits more than 75 elementary schools located throughout the lower mainland, Vancouver Island, interior and northern British Columbia.

For more information on the FortisBC Energy Champions program, click here.


Lions in the House

Lions in the House has been created specifically for youth in grades six through nine, and focuses on the power of choice and being the best you can be. In particular, students will be challenged to examine their choices as it relates to making the right choices and the opportunities available in the trades. Lions in the House is presented by the Industry Training Authority and supported by BC Hydro, BCIT, and the BC Construction Association.

Click here to learn more.

Read, Write & Roar

Read, Write & Roar

2018 marks the 17th year of the BC Lions’ Read, Write & Roar literacy program proudly supported by  Industrial Alliance, CanWel Building Material, and Document Systems Direct. In 2017, the initiative partnered with 14 school districts and more than 20,000 elementary school students, stressing the importance of literacy through a fun and captivating journal. The 2018 Read, Write & Roar initiative will launch in March.

For more information on the Read, Write and Roar program, click here.