Freemasons Help State Schools

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Middlesex Shooting Sports Lodge, No. 1702, sponsored a successful application for a grant for the Young Enterprise. The Young Enterprise (YE) is an educational charity and its mission is to empower young people to discover, develop and celebrate their skills and potential. Every year YE delivers learner experience in some 3,500 schools, FE colleges … Read more

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

Derbyshire Freemasons donate to Derbyshire Hospice’s

Reading Time: 2 minutes Earlier in 2018, the Masonic Charitable Foundation announced that £600,000 had been approved to support hospices across England and Wales this year. In July, hospices were invited to apply for grants towards core funding and £300,000 was allocated to each hospice that receives less than 60% funding from the NHS. The other £300,000 will be provided to individual hospices across England and Wales via Hospice UK, the national charity for hospice care. Contributions from Freemasons to hospices have exceeded £13 million in England and Wales since 1984.