Lions/PAAO Award in Blindness Prevention to Recognize Excellence in Uruguay

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Nominations are now being accepted for the Lions/PAAO Award in Blindness Prevention. This award will be presented at the 23rd Pan-American Regional Course in Ophthalmology, to be hosted…

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Onchocerciasis in Cameroon: The Way Forward

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Currently in her late seventies, widow Claire Ngon Mongo has been blind for more than 25 years. Still, she found a way to attend a local river blindness…

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Helping out After Typhoon Haiyan

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Sometimes words fail. If you weren’t in the Philippines when Typhoon Haiyan struck, it would be almost impossible to know the feeling of fear that it caused, to…

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LCIF, Lions Continue Helping in Haiti

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

In a world rocked by frequent disasters, an earthquake that happened four years ago far away can fade from memory. But it’s a different story for those in…

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SightFirst and Lions Quest Grants Awarded January 2014

Thursday, February 6, 2014

During the Lions Quest Advisory Committee meeting in January 2014, nine LCIF grants were awarded for Lions Quest, totaling US$332,406. Through these grants, Lions Quest programs will support…

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