The Official Journal of the United Grand Lodge of England
Freemasonry Cares

Freemasonry Cares

Freemasonry cares for individuals and charities through a wide range of help and support given by Masonic Charities

Charity backing for neighbour scheme The Royal Voluntary Service (formerly WRVS) has been awarded £50,000 by The Freemasons’ Grand Charity to fund the establishment of a county-wide Good Neighbours Scheme for older people in Herefordshire. The…
The long march to Llandudno Lest it be thought that senior masons everywhere are content to sit back and let the youngsters bear the brunt of the fund raising stunts, here is an account of…
In their 50th anniversary year the members of Ashwell Lodge No. 4074 in Hertfordshire have raised a magnificent £15,000 which is being donated in equal share to a local children’s hospice and the Masonic Samaritan…
On Thursday 2 May, RW Bro Max Bayes, Provincial Grand Master for Northamptonshire and Huntingdonshire, along with the Mayor of Wellingborough, attended a ceremony to mark the beginning of work on the extension to Palmer…
The cooking connection From prawn cocktail to chicken tikka masala, the Recipes and Reminiscences cookbook provides an insight into UK diets over the past five decades. Anneke Hak finds that it is also connecting older…
Help for Welsh flood victims The small picturesque cathedral city of St Asaph and the market town of Ruthin in North Wales suffered devastating floods when the rivers Elwy and Clwyd burst their banks, following…
New heights for air ambulance The Freemasons’ Grand Charity has announced its first large grant of the year: £192,000 for air ambulance charities. Freemasons have been regular supporters of air ambulance charities since 2007, donating…
Stay, play and learn Lifelites, a subsidiary charity of the RMTGB, provides fun and educational technology to the 9,000 children who stay, play and learn in all 49 of the UK’s baby and children’s hospices.…
Website brings friends together The Friends of the RMBI has launched a new website for the 2013 Annual Charity Ball. The website supported ticket sales for the annual event, as well as bringing together all…
Helping Freemasons and their dependants to access the financial, healthcare and family support available to them from the masonic charities, Freemasonry Cares was the subject of a joint forum meeting. It was presented by the…
World’s biggest jump AIDS festival A Hampshire and Isle of Wight mason has conquered the world’s highest bungee jump to raise a significant amount for the 2016 Festival in support of the Royal Masonic Trust…
Historic badge of honour A masonic emblem of professional excellence in healthcare hints at the history of the MSF. A key part of masonic history has been caught on camera as Her Majesty the Queen…
Helping hospices with more than £10 million Hospice charitable support is close to the heart of Freemasons’ community work and that of the Grand Charity. In 1984, a major project was conceived that would provide…
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