Message from the Chairperson: LCIF Supports World Sight Day

Monday, October 3, 2016

Dear Lions, World Sight Day is fast approaching. On October 13, 2016, organizations around the world will shine a light on preventable blindness. Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF)…

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Guatemala has Conquered River Blindness

Friday, September 30, 2016

Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness, is a parasitic disease that afflicts the rural poor. It is caused by a worm that is spread from person to person…

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LCIF is Working to Bring Literacy to South Sudan

Monday, September 26, 2016

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) works to address an ever-growing array of humanitarian needs around the world. Those needs vary greatly from country to country, village to village,…

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Empowering People with Disabilities in India

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Blind Welfare Council provides educational opportunities to children and adults with mental and physical disabilities throughout Dahod.

The child of a farming family in Gujarat, India, Jyotsana Nisarta was only 2 years old when she contracted polio. Jyotsana’s mother, already living with her own disabilities,…

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A Rising Tide Lifts all Kayaks

Monday, September 12, 2016

Leaser Lake in eastern Pennsylvania, 45-feet deep before unrelenting seepage, eventually became a kind of ghost lake. By 2001, the 120-acre, man-made lake was an eerie landscape of…

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