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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LCIF Week: Disaster Relief for the Philippines and Around the World

Saturday, January 18, 2014

When Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) and Lions immediately responded with relief efforts. As early reports of the typhoon’s destruction filtered in from…

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