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Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin Receives Historic Bequest

MADISON, WI  – June 12, 2024 – The Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin (LEBW) is honored to announce a transformative bequest from Ms. Jane Dennis, marking the largest private contribution in its 55-year history. This gift, whose amount remains undisclosed, significantly bolsters the Global Vision Fund and ensures the gift of sight reaches those in

2024 Annual Meeting

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin 2024 Annual Meeting Wednesday, July 17, 2024 Meeting Starts at 4 p.m. The Lone Girl Brewing Company 114 E Main St #101, Waunakee, WI 53597 RSVP by Thursday, June, 20, 2024 [email protected] |  877.233.2354 ext. 275  

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Planting Seeds of Healing, Hope, and Inspiration

The Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin is pleased to announce its plan to create a permanent tribute to all who are touched by donation, procurement, transformation of the gift of sight, and transplantation at its corporate offices in Madison, WI. The Journey of the Gift of Sight Garden is envisioned as a multipurpose space of

Pausing to Reflect on What it’s Really Like to be Part of a Donor Family

Organ, eye, and tissue transplants represent miracles to recipients whose lives are saved and whose suffering is relieved when they receive their transplant. Human nature compels most people to “look on the bright side” of life events and celebrate with gratitude the various gifts bestowed upon us, but in the context of organ, eye, and

Celebrating the Miracles of Donation and Transplantation

April is “Donate Life Month”, a time of bringing awareness to the processes of organ, eye, and tissue donation and transplantation in the United States, and around the world. According to medical research, corneal disease is the third leading cause of blindness worldwide. Corneal graft surgery (transplantation) is among the most frequently performed, and one

In Sight: Opening a New Vision of Hope

Welcome to the inaugural edition of “In Sight,” the newsletter of The Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin. As we embark on this journey together, we are filled with excitement and gratitude for the opportunity to share our mission, our progress, and our vision for a future where all people experiencing low vision and corneal blindness

LEBW, Anderson-Shapiro, WLF team up for 2nd Annual Health Fair

The Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin, Anderson & Shapiro Eye Surgeons, and Wisconsin Lions Foundation are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Health Fair. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2024, at the Anderson & Shapiro Eye Surgeons clinic at 1200 John Q. Hammons Drive, Madison, WI

LEBW Night at the Madison Capitols

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin has a unique opportunity for you to help support its Journey of the Gift of Sight Garden. LEBW has partnered with the Madison Capitols hockey team to host a fundraiser night on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at Bob Suter’s Capitol Ice Arena in Middleton, Wis. as the Capitols face off