Touchstone Story #49–Citizens of the World

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

To promote peace and understanding, why not start with some of the world’s younger citizens? This was the mindset of Lions from the Kobe East Lions Club in…

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Touchstone Story #6–Helen Keller

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

In 1925, as an ambassador for the newly formed American Foundation for the Blind, Helen Keller addressed the Lions Clubs International Convention in Cedar Point, Ohio. “Try to…

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Touchstone Story #2–Lions on the Move

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The International Association of Lions Clubs was anything but international when formed in Chicago in 1917. At its inception, about two dozen clubs were scattered around the central…

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Touchstone Story: Community Cleanup

Friday, February 10, 2017

Grand Junction, Colorado, 1958. The once-vibrant downtown of a small American city. Sidewalks were cracked. Parking was impossible. The streets flooded after every rainfall. Though home to only…

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Touchstone Story: Lions in China

Friday, February 3, 2017

China played an important role in the early days of the Lions Clubs International, as the organization was just starting to expand. China was the third nation to…

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