District 14-C has a number of worthy projects intended to provide support to the many in need. Each District Governor selects those projects importent to them. This year's District Projects include:

District 14-C Pre-School Vision Screening Project: Thi project is just now getting underway and is intended to provide three cameras for clubs in each of our Counties (Adams, Cumberland and York) to share in providing screening for pre-school aged children by using a special camera. The team will generate training for Lions in the use of the camera. The project now has an e-mail address kidsight14-c@comcast.net which can be accessed for information.

VISION SCREENING SCHEDULE    (As of 10-12-17)

PA Lions Beacon Lodge Camp: This facility provides camperships to youth and adults, providing support in a number of special needs such as sight limitations. see the Beacon Lodge Website
  

Beacon Lodge 500 Club: These funds provide support for Camp maintenance.

Lions Clubs International Foundation: Every day, Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) works to fulfill our mission: "To support the efforts of Lions clubs worldwide in serving their local communities and the world community as they carry out essential humanitarian service projects." - See more at: http://www.lcif.org/EN/about-lcif/mission.php#sthash.1NbONsv8.dpuf

Leader Dogs for th Blind: The title says it all. The District has a Leader Dog speaker available to your clubs. see the contact list.

PA Lions Hearing  Research Foundation: Funds assist in improving hearing possibilities.

PA Lions Sight Conservation and Eye Research Found: The Foundation Mission is to raise funds for eye and diabetic research projects and equipment for clinical procedures.

80% OF THE WORLD BLINDNESS IS PREVENTABLE AND THROUGH RESEARCH WE WILL FIND A CURE.

Northeast PA Lions Service Foundation: The Northeast Pennsylvania Lions Service Foundation (NEPALSF), formerly known as Northeast Pennsylvania Lions Eye Bank, was created with the primary goal of eliminating corneal blindness. The Foundation has a long history of working to enact change, dating back to when the first Lions Clubs began supporting Pennsylvania communities in 1957. Our goal is to end blindness not just in the 37 counties we serve today, but also nationally and globally. It’s an ambitious goal, but with technological and scientific advancements combined with education and access, it’s an achievable one.

Diabetes Awareness: Speakers provide insite to diabetes care and prevention.

Lions Quest: Lions Quest is a life skills and prevention program of Lions Clubs International Foundation, implemented in more than 50 countries around the world. Lions Quest programs teach young people skills necessary for everyday success.

Used Eye Glasses: The District on average collects over 30,000 pair of glasses per vyear thatare then provided to third world countries.

Used Hearing Aids: These aids are prepared for reuse where possible.

Used Electronic Items (Cell Phones, etc.): Funds from these collections are then used to support various Lions projects.

 

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