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
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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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Visit LCIF at the Upcoming ANZI-Pacific Forum!

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Have you ever wondered how Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) can help Lions change lives in your community? Experience the impact of LCIF at this year’s ANZI-Pacific Forum, September…

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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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LCIF Provides Sight and Hope in Colorado

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Melody Bettenhausen of Ensight shows Maurine how to use a closed circuit monitor/ desktop video magnifier to write a check. (Photo by Wayne Crownhart 2015)

“I’m sorry, but you are going blind. We can’t do anything about it.” For many people diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), these words can stir fear, anger…

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