All Are Welcome at Donor and Family Recognition Program

On Sunday, October 8, the Minnesota Lions Eye Bank will welcome donor families, cornea recipients, and other special guests to a Donor & Family Recognition Program at University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul. Of special honor this year are donors from January 2017 through June 2017. Last year, more than 2,000 persons donated their eyes or corneas to […]

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Lions Eye Donors Honored

On Sunday, December 4, the Minnesota Lions Eye Bank 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 Minnesota Lions Eye Bank 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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