Message from IP Corlew: Lions Disaster Relief in Italy

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
A view of destroyed building in Pescara del Tronto, Italy, on August 24, 2016. A powerful pre-dawn earthquake devastated mountain villages in central Italy on August 24, 2016, leaving at least 38 people dead and dozens more injured, trapped or missing. Scores of buildings were reduced to dusty piles of masonry in communities close to the epicentre of the quake, which had a magnitude of between 6.0 and 6.2, according to monitors. (Photo by Adamo Di Loreto/NurPhoto) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***

Dear Lions of Italy, I was deeply saddened to hear the news of the devastating earthquake that struck the central mountainous region of your homeland early Wednesday morning,…

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LCIF Awards 25 Disaster Relief and Emergency Grants, July 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016
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Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) offers a variety of funding options to support various stages for disaster relief operations, including Disaster Preparedness, Emergency, Community Recovery and Major Catastrophe…

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Relief Work Continues in Ecuador

Friday, April 22, 2016
Lions handing out relief materials to villagers in Ecuador

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) recently awarded a US$150,000 Major Catastrophe grant for immediate and long-term relief and reconstruction work following the earthquake in Ecuador. Lions are working…

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Lions Respond to Earthquake in Japan

Saturday, April 16, 2016
In this Saturday, April 16, 2016, file photo, a resident stands in front of damaged house in Mashiki, Kumamoto prefecture, Japan. A powerful earthquake struck southwestern Japan early Saturday, barely 24 hours after a smaller quake hit the same region. (Naoya Osato/Kyodo News via AP, File) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

Dear Lions, A series of strong earthquakes and aftershocks have struck the Kumamoto Prefecture of Japan over the past 72 hours, resulting in many fatalities, hundreds of injuries,…

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Touchstone Story: Earthquake in Japan

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Lions Touchstone Story: Earthquake in Japan

After a devastating earthquake struck the east coast of Japan in March of 2011, Lions were on the front lines of the emergency rescue effort. The scope of…

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