Devastating Floods in Louisiana

Monday, August 22, 2016
Severe-Weather-Louisiana

On August 12, 2016, a dangerous flash flood swept across Louisiana, USA. Relentless rains have left thousands of people without electricity in hot and humid conditions. Nearly 30,000…

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LCIF Helps to Ease the Burden in Brazil

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Camila Serra,
Father Tiãozinho Cancer Patient Support Association

The Father Tiãozinho Cancer Patient Support Association was founded in 2004 to serve cancer patients who travel to Monte Claros for treatment from other parts of Mina Gerais,…

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SightFirst Support in Texas

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
David French, a low-vision patient, paints a mug with the aid of an electronic magnifier closed circuit monitor

Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) sight programs range from developing and improving eye care systems to providing sight-restoring surgeries and treatments to distributing medications to those most at-risk…

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Lions and LCIF are Feeding Hungry Children in the Philippines

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
A young child sits on a woman's lap eating a banana

According to the World Food Programme, poor nutrition causes nearly half (45%) of deaths in children under five – 3.1 million children each year. With funding support from Lions…

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Fighting Childhood Blindness in Argentina

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Childhood Blindness Argentina

A premature baby was hospitalized at Hospital Iríarte in Quilmes, a city in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. The hospital did not have the equipment to provide the care…

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