This £500 donation was from Shropshire’s & Staffordshire Mark Benevolent fund. Mark Master Masons is an appendant order of Freemasonry that exists in most Masonic jurisdictions, and confers the degrees of Mark Man and Mark Master. Similar to Craft Masonry the Mark Degree conveys moral and ethical lessons.
Acorns Children’s Hospice care for children and young people and their families across the heart of England. They have three children’s hospices – Selly Oak – Birmingham West Midlands, Worcester and Walsall. They provide a wide range of care services for children, from neonatal all the way through to transition to adulthood. Services include ongoing medical support, end of life care and providing hospices at home.
They appreciate that support for the family is important too, support is provided to siblings and family members. Support groups are available including bereavement support.
They have a wide range of care services available; these include physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, multi-sensory therapy, complementary therapies as well as the opportunity for families to have short breaks at Acorns.
Find out More at https://www.acorns.org.uk/