Message from IP Corlew: Lions Disaster Relief in Italy

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
A view of destroyed building in Pescara del Tronto, Italy, on August 24, 2016. A powerful pre-dawn earthquake devastated mountain villages in central Italy on August 24, 2016, leaving at least 38 people dead and dozens more injured, trapped or missing. Scores of buildings were reduced to dusty piles of masonry in communities close to the epicentre of the quake, which had a magnitude of between 6.0 and 6.2, according to monitors. (Photo by Adamo Di Loreto/NurPhoto) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***

Dear Lions of Italy, I was deeply saddened to hear the news of the devastating earthquake that struck the central mountainous region of your homeland early Wednesday morning,…

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Lions Respond to Earthquake in Japan

Saturday, April 16, 2016
In this Saturday, April 16, 2016, file photo, a resident stands in front of damaged house in Mashiki, Kumamoto prefecture, Japan. A powerful earthquake struck southwestern Japan early Saturday, barely 24 hours after a smaller quake hit the same region. (Naoya Osato/Kyodo News via AP, File) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

Dear Lions, A series of strong earthquakes and aftershocks have struck the Kumamoto Prefecture of Japan over the past 72 hours, resulting in many fatalities, hundreds of injuries,…

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Touchstone Story: Earthquake in Japan

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Lions Touchstone Story: Earthquake in Japan

After a devastating earthquake struck the east coast of Japan in March of 2011, Lions were on the front lines of the emergency rescue effort. The scope of…

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Thousands in China Need Help Following Earthquake

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
1.08 million affected by Yunnan earthquake

Dear Lions, On Sunday, a terrible tragedy occurred. A large earthquake struck the Yunnan Province of China. Authorities estimate that more than 400 people have lost their lives…

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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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