Lions Critical to Relief in Nepal After Earthquake

Monday, December 28, 2015
Shambhu Bahadur Bhandari, 76, gratefully receives food from Lions.

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal last April 25. Two weeks later, another 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck the country, and thousands of aftershocks continued to rattle the region…

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LCIF and Lions Support Leader Dogs for the Blind

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Lions Club members with Leader Dog. Photo courtesy of Leader Dogs for the Blind.

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) and Lions have a long history of supporting guide dogs and the people who need them. Founded by three Detroit-area Lions Clubs members…

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LCIF and Partners are Taking Steps to End Trachoma

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
7 song of students

Trachoma is one of the oldest known infectious diseases. A bacterial disease, trachoma is spread easily through contact with eye discharge of infected individuals and through transmission by…

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News Release: RPB Launches Low Vision Research Initiative

Thursday, August 13, 2015
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) is launching a new research initiative to address urgent needs in understanding and treating low vision. The $1.2…

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News Release: LCIF Congratulates China on Trachoma Progress

Monday, June 22, 2015
Trachoma Screening in Tibet

OAK BROOK, Illinois, USA, June 22, 2015 – During the 68th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, the Delegation of the People’s Republic of China shared the findings…

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