LCIF Responds to the Earthquake and Tsunami in Indonesia

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
A man surveys the damage caused by earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. The powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a 3-meter-tall (10-foot-tall) tsunami that an official said swept away houses in at least two cities. (AP Photo/Rifki)

On Friday, September 28, 2018, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and triggered a tsunami. Today, five days later, the situation for survivors is…

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Hurricane Maria: One Year Later

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Editor’s note: This is a guest blog by Past Council Chairperson Miriam Vazquez On the morning of Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, devastating the…

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Lions of Japan are Hard at Work After Multiple Disasters Pummel the Nation

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Homes in Japan are under water after massive flooding in summer 2018.

Over the past two months, Japan has an unprecedented amount of natural disasters. Earthquakes, torrential downpours, flooding, heatwaves and landslides have all left their mark on the Pacific…

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LCIF Offers Hope in Kerala

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Kerala, in southwestern India, is known for palm-lined beaches and lush tea and spice plantations. Every year, monsoon season leaves Kerala bright and verdant. But this year is…

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Major Earthquake Rattles Indonesia

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Dear Lions, On August 5, 2018, the relative calm and tranquility of the resort island of Lombok, Indonesia, gave way to panic and fear when a magnitude 6.9…

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