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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Lions in Nigeria Aid Cancer Patients

Friday, September 4, 2015
LCIF logo

One morning, as administrator Stella Agbogun made her rounds in the Radiotherapy Department at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) in Nigeria, she happened upon a young man comforting…

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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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Message from the Chairperson: Our Foundation is Caring and Compassionate

Friday, August 21, 2015
Relief efforts in Taiwan

Earlier this month, Typhoon Soudelor tore through the Pacific Ocean. Once a super-typhoon, Soudelor has claimed dozens of lives already. Millions of families are without water, electricity or…

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LCIF is Responding to Typhoon Soudelor

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Typhoon Soudelor has devastated the Western Pacific region and has claimed dozens of lives already. Millions of families are without water, electricity or shelter. The storm has caused…

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