LCIF Awards US$1 Billion in Grant Funding

Friday, March 10, 2017

Dear Lions, What seemed like routine flood warnings to the community of Rapid City, South Dakota, USA, soon turned into ravaging floods that took the lives of more…

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In His Own Words: An Interview with Lion Steve Rodenbeck

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Steve Rodenbeck embodies the spirit of Special Olympics on and off the playing field. His leadership in his community, on the field, and in his workplace represents the power…

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Guatemala has Conquered River Blindness

Friday, September 30, 2016

Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness, is a parasitic disease that afflicts the rural poor. It is caused by a worm that is spread from person to person…

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A Rising Tide Lifts all Kayaks

Monday, September 12, 2016

Leaser Lake in eastern Pennsylvania, 45-feet deep before unrelenting seepage, eventually became a kind of ghost lake. By 2001, the 120-acre, man-made lake was an eerie landscape of…

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See How SightFirst is Saving Sight in Nepal

Friday, July 22, 2016

Since its inception in 1990, LCIF’s SightFirst program has played a key role in reducing blindness, especially blindness due to cataract. The programs has provided support for more than…

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