LCIF Awards 9 Disaster Relief and Emergency Grants, May 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
SriLanka

When natural disasters strike, Lions are there to offer help and support. In times of need, Lions rely on disaster relief grants and funds from Lions Clubs International…

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Service Learning is an Important Aspect of Lions Quest

Monday, May 30, 2016
Ed Willkie Middle School students

Lions around the world know that Lions Quest is LCIF’s social-emotional learning program. Social-emotional learning has been proven again and again to decrease problem behaviors like bullying and…

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What is Social Mobilization?

Friday, May 27, 2016

Social mobilization is a form of advocacy that Lions do very well! And, it is an important part of Lions Clubs International Foundation’s (LCIF) partnership with Gavi, the Vaccine…

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A Message from the Chairperson: Working Together to Change Lives

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Chairperson Preston with Lions in Iowa, USA

Dear Lions, I recently spent time in Sri Lanka, a small country that has five Lions eye hospitals serving a population of over 21 million people. LCIF has…

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Wildfire burning uncontrollably in Alberta, Canada – LCIF approves a US$100,000 major catastrophe grant

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Flames breakout along highway 63 about 10 miles south of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Friday, May 6, 2016.  Officials said shifting winds were giving the embattled northern Alberta city a break, but they added the fire that forced 80,000 people from their homes remained out of control and was likely to burn for weeks. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Dear Lions, Right now there is a wild fire burning uncontrollably in the vicinity of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, that has engulfed thousands of acres, destroying nearly 2,000…

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