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

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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Fighting Childhood Blindness in Argentina

Thursday, April 16, 2015

A premature baby was hospitalized at Hospital Iríarte in Quilmes, a city in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. The hospital did not have the equipment to provide the care…

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