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LIF is reaching out through social media with our new Lions of Illinois Foundation-LIF & Camp Lions of Illinois facebook pages. Visit us, then hit "like" & become a friend!


Lions Candy Day

October 14-15, 2016

Radio Spots-

radio spots are on local stations across Illinois. To aid the awareness, and positive response to Lions Candy Day. Below are just a few of the stations the spots may be heard.


Withers Broadcasting

•  WMIX-The Mix AM and FM


Capital Radio Group

•  FM- 101.6 Wolf Fresh Country

•  FM- WDBR 103.7 Hit Music

•  FM-COOL 93.9 Greatest Hits


Alpha Media Group

•  FM-Star 105.5 Top 40

•  FM-95.9 The River Rock and Roll Favorites


This is the largest fundraiser the LIF has producing over 60% of the entire annual budget. We hope every Club has the time to participate in support of the services for visually & hearing impaired people we have pledged to serve.


Candy Day Forms for awards, final report, sample press & media releases, & underwriter forms are all on the Forms page under Candy Day.




Need New Collection Boxes?

Contact LIF Recycling Coordinator Lion Rick Tonozzi,PDG by phone at 815-756-5633 ext. 239 or e-mail our LIF Office Clerk at ChrissyV@LIFnd.org.

As always




Thank You Lions!

A special word of thanks to all of the Clubs who were Camp Lions of Illinois & LIF Camp Helen Keller treat & open house hosts, camper sponsors, & wish list granters. Plans are already in the works for Camp Lions/Camp Helen Keller for 2017. As Camp Registrar Lisa Kaczmarczyk puts it-
"I sincerely, cannot wait for next year's session to begin!". The campers can hardly wait.



Help our Planet & Our Cause

Your LIF accepts these items for recycling:

Ink Jet cartridges,

  • Toner cartridges,
  • Metal keys,
  • Aluminum pull tabs,
  • Cell phones,
  • Phone chargers and cables,
  • strings of decorative/Christmas lights &
  • electrical cords

All funds raised benefit your LIF's programs

& services in Illinois.

Have any questions about your donation?

Please call PDG Lion Rick Tonozzi at 1-815-756-5633 ext. 7. or E-mail Chrissy at ChrissyV@LIFnd.org.


Recycle and help serve those in need

Drop - off any Monday-Friday 9am-5pm,

except Holidays.

Addressing the Lions Convention in 1925,
Helen Keller made

a challenge
they become

"Knights of the Blind
in the Crusade
against Blindness."

Today, with nearly 500 Clubs in Illinois, we continue to try to meet that challenge and more in every corner of Illinois.




Shopping for seasonal goods?

Why not Shop with Scrip!

Be prepared this fall and throughout the holiday season shopping by ordering your Scrip cards now.

Scrip cards are easy to use, & earn the LIF a donation provided by the retailers with each purchase you make. All with no additional cost to you! Click here & scroll to Shop With Scrip for order forms and info.

Be sure to use the LIF code# CF981D54723.






Give-back Fundraiser

November 1, 2016 to January 31, 2017
In 2016 thanks to all our clubs, family, and friends $2,729 was raised! That was a 30% increase over 2015! Let's give it another huge raise for our great cause -
low vision services to youth.
Download your Coupons -

Chili's Coupon &
Chili's Chips and Salsa Bonus
Hint: Pass Chili's coupons out at your Halloween events to everyone you meet, it is a nice treat! Make a 26% return by using Scrip cards to pay the tab when you visit Chili's. A very good deal indeed!

Remember - Offer is only good during November 1 - January 31!




The LIEF is our Future

Our future is in your hands ...

So is the care your LIF provides for the visually & hearing impaired in Illinois.

Read how to create your legacy of caring by clicking here.




Use this Yahoo powered search engine for your LIF! Sign up is simple and rewarding with an array of services from coupons, to dining, to vacations and all your needs for everyday. Every search and /or purchase get a donation to the LIF , all at no cost to you. Click Here for the GoodSearch website and start earning $$$ for the LIF today!



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