Lions meet the needs of local communities and the world. Our 1.4 million members in 210 countries and geographic areas conduct vision, hearing and diabetes screenings, support eye hospitals, award scholarships, build parks, help youth and provide disaster relief. Our members are different in many ways, but share a core belief: Community is what we make it. Did you know we recycle glasses, hearing aids, Ink Jet cartridges, keys, Aluminum pull tabs, cell phones. Deposit in Eyeglass collection bin at Library.