The Fight Against River Blindness in the Americas Advances

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Lions remain active in the fight against onchocerciasis, and international efforts to eliminate the disease have made significant advances in the last year. International Second Vice President Bob…

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On the Brink of Disease Eradication

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

In the next 15 years, we’ll see major breakthroughs for most people living in poor countries. In its annual letter, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation bets that…

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SightFirst Hard at Work in the United States

Thursday, January 22, 2015

During a recent SightFirst Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting, two grants were approved to fund vision-related projects in the United States: A US$200,000 grant was awarded to the Lions of…

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News Release: LCIF and Lions work with USAID to Improve Educational Opportunities for the Visually Impaired in Macedonia (FYROM)

Monday, January 5, 2015

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) and Lions Clubs of Macedonia (FYROM), in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), have launched a 30-month initiative to…

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Lions in Japan Use LCIF Standard Grant to Renovate Guide Dog Training Center

Friday, January 2, 2015

In 1925, Helen Keller challenged Lions to become “knights of the blind in the crusade against darkness.” And we accepted. Today, service to the blind remains a key service area…

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