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I is for International

Return to Index Lions Clubs International is a truly International organisation with clubs in 210 different countries. This network of clubs allows international aid to be delivered where it is needed whenever there is a disaster. Lions are always one … Continue reading

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N is for New Century

Return to Index Lions Clubs International was founded in 1917 so in 2017 we will be celebrating our first 100 years of serving our communities. In those years Lions have spread from Chicago to an organisation with 46,000+ clubs in … Continue reading

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B is for Blindness

Return to Index Ever since Helen Keller¬†challenged Lions to be Knights of the Blind in 1925, Lions Clubs International has had the prevention and cure of blindness at the core of its service activities. Lions were involved in the development … Continue reading

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D is for Diabetes

Return to Index The International Diabetes Federation estimates that 371 million people worldwide have diabetes, a global epidemic that is expected to affect 552 million by 2030. Diabetes and Sight Loss People with diabetes are at risk of losing sight … Continue reading

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T is for Trees

Return to Index Tree planting is just one of the many environmental projects Lions are involved in. Lions have planted 10s of millions of trees around the world and continue to plant more. As part of the build up to … Continue reading

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R is for Reading Action Programme

Return to Index 184,000 projects | 6.3+ million service hours 17.5+ million served Literacy — the ability to read and write — is the foundation for education and social development.¬† Yet, hundreds of millions of adults lack minimum literacy skills … Continue reading

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W is for Water

Return to Index Water = Life Clean drinking water reduces disease and helps prevent blindness. Lions are involved in a number of projects around the world to provide clean drinking water to millions of people. For example the Lions of … Continue reading

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