LCIF provides funding support to Lions and has developed strategic partnerships to help improve outcomes for children with cancer.
57% of childhood cancer cases go undiagnosed in parts of the world.
CHILDHOOD CANCER SURVIVAL RATES: ≥80% developed countries; ≤20% lesser developed countries.
Cancer is a leading cause of death for children 300,000 new cases annually in 0-19-year-olds.
Sources: The Lancet, United Nations, WHO
Childhood Cancer Grant
LCIF offers grants to Lions districts and multiple districts in amounts from US$10,000 to US$150,000. The goal of the LCIF Childhood Cancer Pilot Grant Program is to improve the quality of life for children receiving treatment and their families.