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President’s Message

President’s Message

To all Lions, Lioness and Leos of MD 33: It is an incredible honor to be your 63rd President of the Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund, Inc. I am proud to be leading such an extraordinary Lions organization. I am proud to be following a long list of great Lions who preceded me as President. … Continue reading »

MLERF Awards $1,000,000 in Grants

MLERF Awards $1,000,000 in Grants

On July 17th, the MLERF Board of Directors, MLERF Immediate Past President Jim Gracia announced the recipients of the 2013-2014 MLERF grants. Through the fund-raising efforts of Lions throughout Massachusetts, MLERF was able to distribute $1,004,000 to Boston area research institutions. Grants were awarded to the following institutions: BU School of Medicine ($183,000) Children’s Hospital ($183,000) Joslin … Continue reading »

Milford National Donates $2,500 to Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund

Milford National Donates $2,500 to Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund

The Milford National Charitable Foundation, Inc. The mission of the Charitable Foundation is to provide financial assistance for the benefit of the community, charitable, educational and other benevolent purposes as they relate to non-profit organizations. The Milford National is proud to support the Lions Clubs. Pictured is Dick Ferrucci, Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund, Inc. … Continue reading »

President’s Message

President’s Message

To all Lions, Lioness and Leos of MD 33: It is a honor and a privilege to have the awesome responsibility on being the 62nd President of your Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund, Inc. (MLERF). As you all may or may not know the MLERF is the statewide project voted by the Lions of Massachusetts. … Continue reading »

MLERF Awards $876,000 in Grants

MLERF Awards $876,000 in Grants

At a recent meeting of the MLERF Board of Directors, MLERF President Jim Gracia announced the recipients of the 2012-2013 MLERF grants. Through the fund-raising efforts of Lions throughout Massachusetts, MLERF was able to distribute $876,000 to Boston area research institutions. In addition, Dr. David Hunter of Children’s Hospital received this years Presidential grant. The … Continue reading »