Empowering People with Disabilities in India

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Blind Welfare Council provides educational opportunities to children and adults with mental and physical disabilities throughout Dahod.

The child of a farming family in Gujarat, India, Jyotsana Nisarta was only 2 years old when she contracted polio. Jyotsana’s mother, already living with her own disabilities,…

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Message from the Chairperson: Lions and LCIF are United in Service

Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Chairperson Yamada presenting an MJF pin to Lions in Brazil

Dear Lions, Did you know that since its founding in 1968, our Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) has given out more than US$950 million in grants? That is…

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LCIF Aids the Victims of Disasters in USA and Italy

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
USA Flooding

Dear Lions, On August 12, 2016, torrential rain began to fall in the southern United States. The state of Louisiana quickly succumbed to record floods as more than…

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LCIF Helps to Ease the Burden in Brazil

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Camila Serra,
Father Tiãozinho Cancer Patient Support Association

The Father Tiãozinho Cancer Patient Support Association was founded in 2004 to serve cancer patients who travel to Monte Claros for treatment from other parts of Mina Gerais,…

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LCIF Awards 25 Disaster Relief and Emergency Grants, July 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016
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Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) offers a variety of funding options to support various stages for disaster relief operations, including Disaster Preparedness, Emergency, Community Recovery and Major Catastrophe…

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