Speech & Hearing

Speech and HearingDid you know that one out of every six people in your local community is unable to hear clearly what is being said to them, or cannot communicate as they’d wish with you because of hearing impairments?Helping those who are hearing impaired within Lions Clubs dates back to an initiative, the Hearing Trust,…

LIBRA

Lions International Blood Research Appeal (Libra)LIBRA, the Lions International Blood Research Appeal, was conceived more than 40 years ago when, in 1976, the then District Governor Ian Scott Mackenzie of 105-SE was told of the urgent need for funding for the Haematology Unit at Kings College Hospital where invaluable research and treatment was being carried…

Medic Alert

MedicAlert Foundation and Lions Club InternationalWorking Together to Protect and Save LivesLions have a strong commitment to serve others and improve the quality of life for those in need. Each day, around the world, nearly 46,000 Lions clubs and 1.35 million members conduct and support large-scale projects to meet the needs of their communities.Lions are…

Marie Curie

Maire CurieIn partnership with Marie Curie, members of the Lions Club hold collection each March to help provide free local nursing care to terminally ill patients in their own homes and Marie Curie hospices.Each year Lions Clubs of the British Isles collectively raised in excess of £150,000 by collection through the Great Daffodil Appeal.This means…

Special Olympics

Special OlympicsFor over 25 years, Lions Clubs International has proudly supported Special Olympics GB by giving donations, fundraising for athletes selected for international competitions and providing volunteers to help run key events. In that time over £600,000 has been raised for the charity, in addition to the countless human hours of support in volunteering at…

Recycling Glasses

Recycling GlassesChanging Lives, One Pair at a TimeIn just about any dresser drawer, one can find a pair of eyeglasses that are no longer being used. That same pair of eyeglasses can change another person’s life.Lions Recycle for SightLions Recycle for Sight is a Lion’s project which collects unwanted spectacles and recycles them for re-distribution…

Message in a Bottle

Message in A Bottle ProjectMessage in a Bottle is not solely a Lions initiative, however it is an initiative that very many Lions Clubs across the country have taken to and recognise as a means of fulfilling our motto “We Serve”, often funding the scheme from their own charity accounts.This scheme is free to the…

Recycling Glasses

Changing Lives, One Pair at a TimeIn just about any dresser drawer, one can find a pair of eyeglasses that are no longer being used. That same pair of eyeglasses can change another person’s life.Lions Recycle for SightLions Recycle for Sight is a Lion’s project which collects unwanted spectacles and recycles them for re-distribution to…