California Freemasons Raising A Reader in Action

Reading Time: 2 minutes Schools in Tehama County, California, are among those whose students are greatly benefitting from the California Masonic Foundation’s partnership with national literacy and family engagement leader Raising A Reader (RAR). One of these schools is Metteer Elementary School in Red Bluff, one of four Title I schools in the district. More than 79 percent of … Read more

California Freemasons make a million-dollar impact in support of at-risk youth

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ten years ago, the California Masonic Foundation launched Masons4Mitts in Northern California. After a record season, the now-statewide program has raised $1,011,080 in support of at-risk youth, purchasing more than 50,500 mitts for California kids. 

UCLA International Conference to hold talk on the Development of Freemasonry in USA

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the 18th century, British imperial forces spread to territories throughout the world – reaching the British Isles, North America, the Caribbean, and India. Freemasonry spread with their growing empire – and while doing so aroused interest in men from many different faiths. At this year’s UCLA International Conference, taking place April 7 in Los … Read more

Fighting Fires with Fraternity: Freemasons and Lodges banded together to make a Difference

Reading Time: 5 minutes As wildfires blazed throughout Northern California, Masons and lodges banded together to make a difference. Marian McKenna – wife of Bro. Greg McKenna, a member of Mount Jackson Lodge No. 295 and Santa Rosa Luther Burbank Lodge No. 57 – reports that feelings of empathy and gratitude were intertwined in their hometown of Winsdor, where … Read more

California Freemason Claims Industry Awards

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Masons of California’s reputation as a national communications leader continued to expand this year with industry recognitions. Best Use of Digital Imagery Awarded by the Folio: Eddie and Ozzie Awards for the article “Bridging the Unknown” in the August/September 2016 issue of California Freemason. Bronze Award: Digital Media – Video Awarded by Association Media … Read more