It was certainly a Grand turnout in Guernsey for the latest handover event for St John Ambulance. The Pro Grand Master and Assistant Grand Master joined the Provincial Grand Master for the Channel Islands, R.W.Bro. Derek Upton, and many others for the ambulance delivery
The Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons and the Mark Benevolent Fund have supported the Order of St John and St John Ambulance for many years, the Mark Benevolent Fund has now joined in partnership with the charity and pledged £3,023,700 for a two year programme to provide up to 52 replacement state of the art ambulances and support vehicles.
This latest donation from the Mark Benevolent Fund also marks the 140th anniversary of St John Ambulance in 2017 and the 150th anniversary of the Mark Benevolent Fund in 2018. Local communities around the country will continue to benefit from the services of St John Ambulance who can be the difference between a life lost and a life saved.