Lions Club Story of the Week: Visually Impaired Girl from U.S. Wins Essay Contest

Friday, June 3, 2011

This year, we introduced a new initiative – the Lions International Essay Contest. This contest gives visually impaired 11-, 12- and 13-year-old students a chance to share their…

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Photo of the Week: Lions’ Human Billboard Promotes Lions-Measles Initiative

Monday, May 23, 2011

Since last October, the Lions-Measles Initiative has been protecting children from measles – a leading cause of childhood blindness. An LCIF staff member snapped this week’s photo during…

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President’s Service Blog: Meeting an Essay Contest Finalist, Indiana

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

As part of my theme this year, I called upon clubs to support an essay contest, which allowed visually impaired children ages 11, 12 and 13 throughout the…

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Photo of the Week: Sterling Lions Club Recycles 91,556 Pairs of Eyeglasses

Monday, May 2, 2011

Each year during May, we celebrate Lions Recycle for Sight month. We found this week’s photo at The Journal Advocate. This photo shows members of the Sterling Lions…

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Lions Clubs Help Reduce Number of Visually Impaired by 26 Million Worldwide

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

A 2010 study by the World Health Organization shows that visual impairment has been reduced globally by nine percent, or 26 million people, since 2004. Through SightFirst, our…

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