An official Lions Clubs International Eyeglass Recycling Centre provides recycled eyewear free of charge to people in developing countries.

Mission/ Vision Statement:

Calgary Correctional Centre (CCC) Eyeglass shop recycling program: To provide offenders with an opportunity to contribute in a meaningful way to the global community through the “Lions Eyeglass Recycling Program”

Lions Mission Statement:

Canadian Lions Eyeglass Recycling Centre (CLERC): To create and foster a understanding among all people for humanitarian needs by providing voluntary services through community involvement and International cooperation