Touchstone Story: Now I See

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

In 2012, Kevin Braine, underwent a corneal transplant to restore sight to his right eye. The former Apache helicopter pilot for the U.S. Army had first lost vision…

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Celebrate Lions Eye Bank Week

Monday, December 1, 2014

During the first week in December we celebrate “Lions Eye Bank Week.” This provides Lions with the opportunity to promote the services provided by Lions eye banks. Eye…

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Video: Giving the Gift of Sight

Thursday, March 6, 2014

March is Eye Donor Awareness Month — an opportunity to recognize eye donors and their families, celebrate corneal recipients, and raise awareness about the importance of eye donations…

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Lions Instrumental to America’s Eye Bank Network

Friday, October 11, 2013

Lions Clubs International’s Support for Corneal Transplantation Contributes to Total Lifetime Net Benefit of Nearly $6 Billion Washington, DC– (October 10, 2013) –  Corneal transplants performed in the…

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Video: Iowa Lions Eye Bank

Monday, April 8, 2013

The Iowa Lions Eye Bank was established in 1955, after Dr. Alson E. Braley approached the Iowa Lions regarding the need for an eye bank in the Midwest….

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