#VaccinesWork to Build a Secure World

Thursday, April 27, 2017
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Dear Lions, Measles is a highly contagious disease. Those that survive are often left with serious complications, including brain damage, hearing loss and blindness. Perhaps the saddest part…

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Past International President Joe Preston Mobilized US$5,163 to Give More Than 10,000 Children Measles Vaccines

Friday, January 27, 2017
A child receiving a measles shot.

At Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF), fighting measles is one of our greatest humanitarian efforts. Measles is a real concern, especially in underdeveloped parts of the world. Over…

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Message from the Chairperson: LCIF and Lions are Making the World a Better Place

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Dear Lions, We have seen many amazing advancements throughout our lives. We have walked on the moon, we have phones that guide us when we are lost and…

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Safeguarding a Nation: Lions Address Measles in Botswana

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

When Leganne Matlho’s eldest son fell sick at the age of 10 with a high temperature and “sores all over his body,” his mother did not at first…

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Lions Take a Stand Against Measles

Monday, November 28, 2016

There remains much work in the fight against measles, but Lions have the power to help eliminate the disease. By contributing to LCIF, Lions are helping children in…

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