More Volunteers Doing More Community Work in More Places than Any Service Club Organization.
For nearly 100 years, our members have worked on projects designed to prevent blindness, restore eyesight and improve eye health and eye care for hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
Millions of children suffer from poverty, homelessness, hunger, abuse, neglect, disease, and disabilities.
Lions are kind and generous people who want to help. That’s why we work on projects to improve our communities and protect the environment.
Lions are known as “knights of the blind,” focusing on programs and services for the blind and visually impaired—and aim to eliminate preventable and reversible blindness.
When a natural disaster strikes, Lions are among the first to offer volunteer disaster relief.
As part of the “In A World of Service” theme, International President Wayne Madden is challenged Lions to participate in the Reading Action Program to focus on increasing literacy and access to learning resources through their service.