How East Kent Freemasons Help Their Local Communities
Throughout the year the Cornwallis East Kent Freemasons’ Charity, together with numerous Lodges and Chapters, give generous help to local charities and other good causes. Altogether in 2015 they gave more than £218,000 – read more about their charitable giving.
Some recent examples of the charitable nature of Freemasons are summarised below.
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Tales from a Queens Body Guard and a Cheque for £700 to the Martha Trust, all in the evenings work for the Lord Warden Lodge No 1096
A three year £45k grant by the East Kent Freemasons to train disabled adults in computer skills.
Reminding us all, that the widows are still very much part of the Masonic family.
The “20th Deal (Aylesham) Cornwallis Scout Group” has been launched with sponsorship of the Cornwallis East Kent Freemasons’ Charity as part of the 300 year celebrations.
Ruby Young who as a two-year-old was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, defies the odds and declares “I don’t have cancer”.
Janine Hirsch from Lupus UK receives the cheque from Minnis Bay Lodge No 8496
Over £123,000 is donated to twenty-three local charities at the Provincial Grand Master’s annual charity awards event.
Freemasons from Chatham present a trophy to the top Royal Marine cadet and a donation to the Cadet Unit.
Freemasons support the fourth year’s training of a stonemasonry apprentice at Canterbury Cathedral.
The East Kent branch of the Masonic Fishing Charity hold their fourth and final event of the 2017 season.
Freemasons from Sandwich present a bench for use by the general public at the quayside in Sandwich.
Sheerness Freemasons share out the proceeds of their Tercentenary Summer Spectacular with over twenty charities and other good causes.