Help and Hope are Just a Phone Call Away

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
A visually-impaired man and woman stand in the hallway at Lions Vision Center at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute.

Will Jackson was only 18 years old when he was diagnosed with glaucoma. He came to terms with his poor vision, and for more than 30 years he…

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SightFirst Support in Texas

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
David French, a low-vision patient, paints a mug with the aid of an electronic magnifier closed circuit monitor

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) sight programs range from developing and improving eye care systems to providing sight-restoring surgeries and treatments to distributing medications to those most at-risk…

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SightFirst Brings Clearer Vision to Timor Leste

Thursday, March 3, 2016
East Timor

Timor Leste is a small county located in the southeast section of Indonesia, northwest of Australia. It has a population of just over a million people, half of…

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Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation Provides Vital Community Service

Friday, January 29, 2016
LCIF logo

In 1959, the Lions Clubs of Oregon (Multiple District 36) established the Oregon Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation (OLSHF) in order to provide sight and hearing assistance throughout…

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LCIF and Partners are Taking Steps to End Trachoma

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
7 song of students

Trachoma is one of the oldest known infectious diseases. A bacterial disease, trachoma is spread easily through contact with eye discharge of infected individuals and through transmission by…

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