Touchstone Story #27–Chicago Central Lions Club

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Business Circle of Chicago, formed in 1908, would never be the same after insurance agency owner Melvin Jones joined the modest-sized club in 1913. Jones had an…

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Touchstone Story #18–Campaign SightFirst

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

“There is always a sense of adventure in a new enterprise, and the Lions’ way of serving the blind is something new in the world.” In 1927, just…

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Touchstone Story #99–Trading

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Glittering squares of gold on a lapel, shaped like lions’ heads or in the outlines of states. These emblems are colorful reminders of past accomplishments, international conventions or…

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Lions and UN Women Partner for Gender Equality #WomensDay

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

At Lions Day with the United Nations on March 4, 2017, International President Chancellor Bob Corlew signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Madame Lakshmi Puri, Assistant Secretary…

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Touchstone Story: Hope for Haiti

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

When a devastating earthquake struck Haiti in January of 2010, Lions mobilized fast. Through the newly formed Lions Hope for Haiti, members around the world contributed their organizing…

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