Daniel Lombardo Begins Lions Leadership Term on Agency’s Board

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Daniel Lombardo, Immediate Past District Governor of Pennsylvania Lions District 14-K, has begun a one-year term on the Sights for Hope Board of Directors. Each District 14-K Governor becomes the board’s Lions Leadership Director automatically at the conclusion of his or her tenure. District 14-K represents Lions Clubs in Lehigh and Northampton counties, areas from […]

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Lions Day of Fishing with Clients Rescheduled for Saturday, June 5

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This year’s Lions Day of Fishing with Sights for Hope clients has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 5. The annual event, sponsored by the Moore Township Lions Club, includes breakfast, lunch, and a fun awards ceremony. This year’s event marks its return after it was cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Lions […]

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Agency Posts Lions Campaign Growth for 2020, Schedules Next Campaign for January

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The Center for Vision Loss announced today that its Lions Needs Campaign produced a revenue increase in 2019-2020 and that its 2020-2021 campaign will start in January. The 2019-2020 Lions campaign, which closed on June 30, raised a total of $50,719, a growth of 6% over the prior year, said Dennis Zehner, Executive Director of […]

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Agency’s VRT Services Gain Support from Alburtis Lions, NEPA Lions Service Foundation

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The Alburtis Lions Club secured a $15,000 grant recently from the Northeast PA Lions Service Foundation to support the Center for Vision Loss’ vision rehabilitation therapies – effective hands-on approaches that empower people with visual impairments to seize their independence. Vision rehabilitation therapies, known commonly as VRT, is the agency’s fastest growing service type. The […]

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Agency Activates Monroe Transport Vehicle with Support from ESSA and Lions Clubs

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The Center for Vision Loss has purchased and activated a new transport vehicle for its Monroe County clients with support from ESSA Bank & Trust, the Northeast PA Lions Service Foundation, and several Monroe County Lions Clubs. Purchase of the 2018 Kia Sorrento was funded by an $11,000 grant from ESSA; a $10,000 grant from […]

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Agency, Lions Open Annual Campaign, Pledge Collaboration on Children’s Vision Screenings

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The Center for Vision Loss and the Lions clubs of Lehigh and Northampton counties pledged their collaboration to provide free vision screenings for the area’s children Saturday as the agency opened its annual Lions campaign. The annual Lions breakfast provides the area’s clubs an opportunity to pledge and provide their support for agency services. The […]

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Special Night4Sight Honors Lehigh Valley Lions, Highlights Personal Triumphs

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The Center for Vision Loss honored the Lions Clubs of Lehigh and Northampton counties and a Paralympic champion inspired agency supporters tonight during a special Lehigh Valley Night4Sight event, presented by ESSA Bank & Trust. The Center for Vision Loss presented its 2018 Accessibility Champion Award to Pennsylvania Lions District 14-K and its member clubs […]

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