Touchstone Story #73–Champions

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Only a few weeks before Kevin Sessions was to compete in a basketball tournament at the summer 2014 Special Olympics USA Games, the 19-year-old athlete hit a slump….

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Touchstone Story #7–The White Cane

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Great ideas often take ages to form before taking hold all at once. The white cane, the now universal and indispensable aid for the blind, follows that path….

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Touchstone Story #27–Chicago Central Lions Club

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Business Circle of Chicago, formed in 1908, would never be the same after insurance agency owner Melvin Jones joined the modest-sized club in 1913. Jones had an…

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Touchstone Story #18–Campaign SightFirst

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

“There is always a sense of adventure in a new enterprise, and the Lions’ way of serving the blind is something new in the world.” In 1927, just…

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Touchstone Story #53–Lions on Campus

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 “We wanted something more.” That’s how Kjerstin Owren Myre and Hans Holand explain the origins of Lions Club Bergen Student, a campus club at the University of Bergen…

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