LCIF is Working to Bring Literacy to South Sudan

Monday, September 26, 2016

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) works to address an ever-growing array of humanitarian needs around the world. Those needs vary greatly from country to country, village to village,…

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Touchstone Story: Reading Action Program

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Lions have taken up the challenge of promoting reading worldwide. It is important work, aimed at helping lift millions of people out of hardship. Learning to read lets…

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Dignity and Joy to Children in Chicago

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Children's Dignity Week

The birthday celebration of a homeless child can often be disappointing. The Chicago Windy City Lions Club wanted to bring dignity and joy to 18 children living at…

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Fostering Literacy Among Children in Egypt

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
A trained facilitator reads to children in Aswan, Egypt.

Ancient Egyptians knew that writing and literacy were essential to society. Cultures that came much later pay tribute to their progress in written language: the word “paper” derives…

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#ReadingActionProgram in Congo

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Participating in the Reading Action Program, the Brazzaville Bokassi Lions Club from the Republic of Congo has collected 70 books that they circulate amongst different orphanages in the…

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