LIBRA News Archives - Lions International Blood Research Appeal

Charity Campaign Video


We are pleased to reveal our updated Going for Gold Campaign video, which we hope will help inspire you to help raise funds! The video was produced over several months with the...

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Run 10k To Help Tackle Blood Cancers & Disorders


LIBRA supporters are encouraging runners to sign up for this year’s East Grinstead 10K (EG10k) on October 9th 2022, to help raise sponsorship for our Going for Gold Campaign, in...

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LIBRA Supporter Embarks On Machu Picchu Trek


LIBRA supporter Rosie Francklin is set to trek Machu Picchu from 14th to 27th August 2022 as part of a series of 50 amazing challenges to help raise funds Rosie is taking part...

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Sickle Cell: Gene editing for a better future


A ground-breaking discovery made by the Red Cell Haematology Team at King’s College Hospital in the mid-2000s has led to the creation of a new gene therapy for sickle cell...

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LIBRA Supports Plans For A New Patient Day Room


Funds raised through our Going for Gold Campaign will help to cover the costs of refurbishing a dated patient day room at King's College Hospital, which will be of great benefit...

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Lions Convention Puts Sickle Cell Disease In The Spotlight


LIBRA Trustees were delighted to be a part of the Lions Clubs International South East 105 District Convention, held in Uckfield from 5th to 6th February 2022 Members of the...

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