SightFirst Support in Texas

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
David French, a low-vision patient, paints a mug with the aid of an electronic magnifier closed circuit monitor

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) sight programs range from developing and improving eye care systems to providing sight-restoring surgeries and treatments to distributing medications to those most at-risk…

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Lions and LCIF are Feeding Hungry Children in the Philippines

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
A young child sits on a woman's lap eating a banana

According to the World Food Programme, poor nutrition causes nearly half (45%) of deaths in children under five – 3.1 million children each year. With funding support from Lions…

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SightFirst Brings Clearer Vision to Timor Leste

Thursday, March 3, 2016
East Timor

Timor Leste is a small county located in the southeast section of Indonesia, northwest of Australia. It has a population of just over a million people, half of…

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Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation Provides Vital Community Service

Friday, January 29, 2016
LCIF logo

In 1959, the Lions Clubs of Oregon (Multiple District 36) established the Oregon Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation (OLSHF) in order to provide sight and hearing assistance throughout…

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SightFirst Grant at Work in Vietnam

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Ho Chi Minh City cataract patients

The Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients (SAPP) in Ho Chi Minh City has received a US$50,000 Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) SightFirst grant to provide free small incision cataract surgeries…

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