The Lions Closet is a nonprofit charity that exists for the sole purpose of providing funding for programs and services that directly benefit the blind and the visually impaired in District 4-C3 encompassing both Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
• The Lions Closet is a charitable nonprofit California corporation and has IRS approval under Section 501(c)(3) as a tax-exempt nonprofit corporation. They now have Public Charity Status 509(a)(2).
• Lions Center for the Visually Impaired (LCVI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization founded in 1954, whose mission is to preserve vision, foster independence, and enhance the quality of life of adults who are blind or at risk for vision impairments.
• Lions Center for the Blind (LCB) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization founded in 1942, whose mission is to provide the training and skills necessary to equip blind and low vision individuals and their families to lead full, productive, and independent lives.