Where There's a NEED,
There's a LION
When it comes to meeting challenges, our response is simple:
In over 200 countries, in hospitals and senior centers, in
regions battered by natural disaster, in schools and eyeglass
recycling centers, Lions are doing community volunteer work,
helping, leading, planning and supporting. Because we're local,
we can serve the unique needs of the communities we live in.
And because we're global, we can address challenges that go
We want everyone to see a better tomorrow.That's why we support
sight programs and services including vision screenings, eye
banks and eyeglass recycling. Provide eye care services to
those at risk of losing their sight. And raise donations through
campaigns like SightFirst and Campaign SightFirst II.
We believe everyone deserves a healthy life.From providing
health programs that focus on hearing loss to supporting efforts
to control and prevent diabetes, Lions volunteers are working
to improve the health of children and adults around the world.
Youth Volunteer Opportunities
We empower the next generation. Whether it's providing youth
volunteer opportunities and leadership experiences in a Leo
club or sharing a message of peace through our Peace Poster
contest, our youth programs invest in the future by reaching
out to young people.
Community and Environment Programs
We serve local communities - and protect the planet. From
performing hands-on community work and service projects to
providing emergency assistance, our community and environment
programs improve our communities - and protect the environment.
We are among the first to respond when disaster strikes. Our
Disaster Preparedness and Relief Programs enable Lions to
help local communities - and contribute to Lions relief efforts
in other countries - in the event of a natural, man-made or