Kentucky Children Gain Better Vision

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Lions clubs across the country, like this one in District 14 T in Pennsylvania,
host vision screenings for children.

Every child in every Head Start program in Kentucky— that’s the new target population for the KidSight program in Kentucky. Children in Head Start often do not have…

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Fostering Literacy Among Children in Egypt

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
A trained facilitator reads to children in Aswan, Egypt.

Ancient Egyptians knew that writing and literacy were essential to society. Cultures that came much later pay tribute to their progress in written language: the word “paper” derives…

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Special Playground Brings Joy to Kids

Friday, August 28, 2015
Padded turf on the new playground in Belton, Texas, makes it easy for children in wheelchairs to access the park.

With the help of your community anything is possible. For proof, look no further than Belton, Texas, where the smiling faces of children brighten a new handicapped-accessible playground…

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SightFirst Grant Awarded for the Harris County Low Vision Project in Texas

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) awarded a US$164,645 Standard grant to the Center for Visual Rehabilitation, Robert Cizik Eye Clinic in June 2014. The project is aimed at increasing…

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Lions Quest: New Growth, Proven Success

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Lions Quest is a K-12 comprehensive youth development program that promotes social and emotional learning (SEL), character education, bullying prevention, drug awareness, and service-learning. Lions Quest features three…

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