Touchstone Story #39–Expanding to Australia

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Australian William R. Tresise was about to exceed the age limit of his national volunteer organization in the mid-1940s when he stumbled upon the opportunity to bring the…

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Touchstone Story #42–Humanitarian Missions

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

“We Serve” is the Lions Clubs’ motto, and the truth behind those words can be seen whenever Lions embark on a humanitarian mission to help those in need….

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Touchstone Story #60–First Response

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Disasters occur with frightening regularity. There are earthquakes, floods, tsunamis and more. On April 25, 2015, at 11:56 a.m. local time in Nepal, a 7.9 magnitude earthquake devastated…

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Touchstone Story #81–Digital Connections

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

During Lions Clubs International’s 50th anniversary celebration in 1967, an article appeared in the LION Magazine predicting how technology would change the way people communicate by the Lions’…

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Touchstone Story #92–The Lions Vest

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

There is no mystery about the origins of the now ubiquitous Lions vest. It was simply a new apparel item in the 1951 club supplies catalogue that met…

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