Derbyshire Freemasons donate to Derbyshire Hospice’s

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.

Freemasons support Shooting Star Chase, a fantastic charity in the local community

(L to R) W.Bro Frankie Whelan, Ellie Bennet and W.Bro John Warren From babies to young people up to the age of 21, Shooting Star Chase support families from diagnosis to end of life and throughout bereavement with a range of nursing, practical, emotional and medical care. Receiving hospice care does not mean that a … Read more

Halton Haven Hospice receives a share of £12 million given to hospices by the Freemasons nationally

WBro Simon Richardson, APGM for Area Five, last week attended the Halton Haven Hospice where he was delighted to be able to present a cheque to Chris Andrews, Fundraising Manager for Halton Haven. The Runcorn hospice is sharing in nearly £15,000 being donated to hospices by Cheshire Freemasons. Halton Haven Hospice will receive £1,580, the … Read more