Lions Foundation

Our Mission

To support, promote and foster programs for the benefit of both children and adults that are in need of assistance who live in the communities throughout Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario.

Goals and Objectives

To provide necessary programs for persons in need of transplant surgery, medical treatment and equipment.

To administer funds donated by public-spirited citizens and Lions Clubs of the three districts in accordance with the guidelines set forth by the Foundation; and to issue official receipts for donations received from individuals, companies and organizations.

To work with and assist Lions Clubs of district 5M10, 11 and 13 to establish trust funds for specific individuals in need of financial assistance.

Programs

Transplant Assistance

To assist with non-medical costs as set forth by Foundation guidelines which would include modest accommodations, meal allowance and necessary ground transportation and for medication cost over and above those not covered by the present health care system.

Medical Treatment

To assist with non-medical costs for treatment not available in the province.

Equipment

To assist with costs to purchase specialized equipment for the physically challenged.