Childhood Cancer

Childhood CancerThe next generation’s ability to thrive is closely tied to the supports of the local community. Lions and Leos have seen and felt the effects of cancer on children and their families, and continue to bring hope through tangible service and support.Childhood Cancer Facts2 minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer every two minutes13%…

Environment

EnvironmentThe earth sustains human life. We’ve seen how our stewardship of natural resources can improve quality of life and increase engagement in our local communities. Our environment is more than a background: it’s our home. And we’re committed to caring for it.Environment Facts>3 trillion trees in the world30% of the world’s land area is covered…

Hunger

HungerWe serve to improve human flourishing. We see how the global hunger and nutrition crisis bears upon our local communities, and believe true community improvement depends on the thriving of its members.Hunger Facts815 million people affected by hunger in 2016: 11% of the global population155 million children under age five are stunted due to chronic…

Vision

Vision Ever since Helen Keller inspired us to champion the cause in 1925, we’ve served and advocated for the blind and visually impaired. Nearly a century later, this long-standing mission continues unhindered.Vision Facts 253 million people are blind or have moderate to severe distance vision impairment (MSVI) 1.1 billion have near-vision impairment simply because they…

Diabetes

DiabetesDiabetes is a global epidemic, affecting an increasing number of men, women, and children all over the world. As Lions and Leos, we see and feel the effects of diabetes in our communities and are doing something about it together.Diabetes Facts Diabetes can lead to serious diseases affecting the heart and blood vessels, eyes, kidneys,…