Lions, LCIF Providing US$1.25 Million in Disaster Relief for Quake, Tsunami Victims in Japan

Friday, March 11, 2011

Today, the largest earthquake in Japan’s history devastated the eastern coast of the country, accompanied by a towering tsunami. As always, Lions and LCIF are among the first…

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Lions Clubs International Foundation Chairperson Wirfs’ Update on New Zealand

Thursday, March 3, 2011

I’m sure that you have been following the news reports of the devastating earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand. Much of the city is still without water and sewage…

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Lions Clubs Help Reduce Number of Visually Impaired by 26 Million Worldwide

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

A 2010 study by the World Health Organization shows that visual impairment has been reduced globally by nine percent, or 26 million people, since 2004. Through SightFirst, our…

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Lions Helping Earthquake Victims in Christchurch, New Zealand

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Our disaster preparedness and relief programs enable Lions to help local communities when disaster strikes – like Tuesday’s earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand. LCIF is providing relief for…

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Lions, LCIF Providing Disaster Relief for Earthquake Victims in New Zealand

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Note: Post updated February 27, 2011, to include information about US$100,000 LCIF major catastrophe grant. Yesterday, a powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake devastated Christchurch, New Zealand, killing at least 65,…

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