SightFirst Continues to Have a Dramatic Impact on Timor-Leste

Monday, July 17, 2017

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) provides support for preventing avoidable blindness and restoring sight for people around the world. With a focus on building comprehensive and sustainable eye care systems,…

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Touchstone Story #8–Best Friends

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

After trying unsuccessfully to enroll Dr. Glenn Wheeler in the only guide-dog school in the U.S., Charles A. Nutting, Donald P. Schuur and S.A. Dodge of the Detroit…

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Touchstone Story #6–Helen Keller

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

In 1925, as an ambassador for the newly formed American Foundation for the Blind, Helen Keller addressed the Lions Clubs International Convention in Cedar Point, Ohio. “Try to…

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Fighting Trachoma in Uganda

Monday, October 17, 2016

Trachoma is the second leading cause of blindness in Uganda and the Karamoja region has the country’s highest infection rate. During World Sight Day celebrations last week, the…

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Support Lions’ Work to Save Sight

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Did you know that about 285 million people are visually impaired worldwide? Did you also know that as much as 80% of that is preventable? Of those 285 million, 90%…

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