Minnesota Lions Eye Bank Is Now Lions Gift of Sight

We have exciting news for 2018! Minnesota Lions Eye Bank has changed its organization name to Lions Gift of Sight, and we invite you to celebrate the new year and our new name. Several compelling reasons led to the name change decision, including the following: Minnesota Lions Eye Bank, now Lions Gift of Sight, serves a […]

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Lions Eye Donors Honored

On Sunday, December 4, the Lions Gift of Sight was privileged to honor a special group of eye donors: Lions and Lionesses club members and their families. Family and friends gathered at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota campus to honor all eye donors with Lions’ connections who continued to serve after death by […]

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Dr. Donald Doughman, Medical Director Emeritus, Dies at Age 82

It is with heavy hearts that the Lions Gift of Sight announces the death of Donald Doughman, M.D., Medical Director Emeritus of our eye bank. Born and raised in the small Iowa town of Bussey (population 600), Dr. D. earned a music degree from Drake University in Des Moines then obtained his medical degree from […]

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