Guatemala has Conquered River Blindness

Friday, September 30, 2016

Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness, is a parasitic disease that afflicts the rural poor. It is caused by a worm that is spread from person to person…

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LCIF Aids the Victims of Disasters in USA and Italy

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
USA Flooding

Dear Lions, On August 12, 2016, torrential rain began to fall in the southern United States. The state of Louisiana quickly succumbed to record floods as more than…

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Message from IP Corlew: Lions Disaster Relief in Italy

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
A view of destroyed building in Pescara del Tronto, Italy, on August 24, 2016. A powerful pre-dawn earthquake devastated mountain villages in central Italy on August 24, 2016, leaving at least 38 people dead and dozens more injured, trapped or missing. Scores of buildings were reduced to dusty piles of masonry in communities close to the epicentre of the quake, which had a magnitude of between 6.0 and 6.2, according to monitors. (Photo by Adamo Di Loreto/NurPhoto) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***

Dear Lions of Italy, I was deeply saddened to hear the news of the devastating earthquake that struck the central mountainous region of your homeland early Wednesday morning,…

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Devastating Floods in Louisiana

Monday, August 22, 2016
Severe-Weather-Louisiana

On August 12, 2016, a dangerous flash flood swept across Louisiana, USA. Relentless rains have left thousands of people without electricity in hot and humid conditions. Nearly 30,000…

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Message from IP Corlew: Day of Reflection

Friday, July 15, 2016
LCI Centennial Logo2

Dear Lions of the World, Paris, France; Brussels, Belgium; Orlando, Florida, USA; Dallas, Texas, USA; Istanbul, Turkey; Dhaka, Bangladesh; Nice, France; racial tension in many parts of the…

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