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Santa and his helpers getting ready for next year

Santa and his helpers are now busy packing away the sleigh and making all those presents ready for next year. We would like to say a big thank you to all those who came out to see Santa on his Sleigh. … Continue reading

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines Disaster

Lions Clubs provide life saving relief in Philippines Spalding Lions is providing life saving relief for local communities affected by the disaster caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Lions Clubs throughout the British Isles and Ireland have pledged £200,000 … Continue reading

Santa Sleigh Dates

Santa and his helpers  are now busy packing his sleigh with all those presents ready for this year. He has planned to be visiting the following areas to stop off and have a chat with the children during December. Please … Continue reading

Our sight programs have changed the lives of millions

There may be many, but each person who has had their sight restored or improved has a story to tell a story of living with frustration, fear or helplessness, then having that unexpected moment of seeing the world through their … Continue reading

LCIF Disaster Relief

LCIF’s commitment to disaster relief goes back to our beginnings, when we awarded our very first grant for flood relief in South Dakota, USA. Whenever and wherever disasters strike, Lions are often among the first to offer aid and LCIF … Continue reading

Oklahoma, USA Disaster

LCI and LCIF Respond to Oklahoma, USA Disaster   We are very saddened by the tragic tornado disaster in Moore, Oklahoma. Rest assured, the Lions are doing their part with the recovery efforts and will be there as members of … Continue reading

Santa’s Sleigh Routes

Christmas Sleigh Routes 2013   Santa and his helpers  are now busy packing his sleigh with all those presents ready for this year. He has planned to be visiting the following areas to stop off and have a chat with the … Continue reading

Pediatric Cataract Initiative Continues to Save Children’s Sight

Ten-year-old Ruma Roy had been living with pediatric cataract for several years. In school, Ruma struggled due to her poor eye sight. With her eye condition worsening, Ruma’s parents took her to the Siliguri Greater Lions Eye Hospital in West … Continue reading

Celebrating 10 Years of Sight for Kids

LCIF and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care are celebrating 10 years of partnership this year and reaching a vision screening milestone of more than 16 million children through the Sight for Kids program. Sight for Kids addresses childhood visual impairment … Continue reading

Lions supporting the blind

Lions Clubs have been supporting the blind since 1925 when Mary Keller challenged Lions International to be Knights to the Blind. Over the years this has developed substantially leading to a major campaign amongst Lions worldwide to raise in excess … Continue reading