Regional Statistics

40%of India’s population is under 18.

35 million children between the ages of 6-14 do not attend school.

1 out of every 6 girls does not live to see her 15th birthday.

Over 50% of children are malnourished.

Statistics from Smile Foundation India

Leo Service Grant

Leos play such an important role in the service mission of Lions. LCIF India values the contributions of young people to their communities as volunteers and service leaders. Anything we can do to encourage and enhance their service is a win for all of India.

Criteria and Application

Lions Quest Program

Our most comprehensive program for youth, Lions Quest unites the home, school, and community to cultivate capable and healthy young people through positive social and emotional learning curriculum. Lions Quest’s impact:

700,000 educators have been trained.
18,000,000 youth have been taught positive life skills.
109 countries have implemented the program.
Translated into 49 languages.

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Partners in Youth

We proudly partner with organizations that are as dedicated as we are to protecting the future of our young people and providing them with opportunities to make a difference in their communities.

Manappuram Finance Limited
World Vision
HCL Foundation

You Can Help

If helping secure a safe and healthy future for young people in India is important to you, we encourage you to donate today.

LCIF India Resources