Sight for Kids Touches Lives in West Bengal

Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Siliguri Greater Lions Eye Hospital in far northeast India, in the foothills of the Himalayas, has one of the first dedicated pediatric eye care centers in north Bengal….

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LCIF and The Carter Center Continue to Fight Blinding Trachoma

Monday, May 4, 2015

LCIF’s SightFirst program has awarded more than US$47 million to The Carter Center, a leader in combating trachoma. Since 1999, LCIF has awarded grants for 26 trachoma control projects…

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Fighting Childhood Blindness in Argentina

Thursday, April 16, 2015
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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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Message from the Chairperson: Lions and LCIF Are Committed to Saving Sight

Friday, March 27, 2015
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As Chairperson of your Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF), I have the privilege of traveling the globe to see the amazing work you Lions are doing. Every day,…

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On the Brink of Disease Eradication

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

In the next 15 years, we’ll see major breakthroughs for most people living in poor countries. In its annual letter, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation bets that…

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