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 2014 they gave more than £159,000 – read more about their charitable giving.
Some recent examples of the charitable nature of Freemasons are summarised below.
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The East Kent branch of the Masonic Fishing Charity opens its 2016 season with students from Dover and Sittingbourne.
The Cornwallis East Kent Freemasons’ Charity is honoured at the Kent Messenger Charity Team Partnership Awards held on 26th February 2016.
Freemasons from East Kent, West Kent, Sussex and Surrey present the local Air Ambulance charity with a cheque for £16,000 from the Freemasons’ Grand Charity
Medway Freemason, Douglas Moutrie, is awarded an M.B.E. for his Services to People with Disabilities in Kent.
An amazing Mason seeks help to raise a further £2,000 for the Brabourne Ward at Canterbury Hospital.
Pilgrims Hospices received a vital boost this week, with a donation of over £10,000 from the Freemasons Grand Charity.
Staplehurst Freemasons help their local youth football club purchase some much needed kit.
Gravesend Freemasons present the charity ‘ellenor’ with a donation of over £3,000 from the Freemasons’ Grand Charity.
Herne Bay Freemason, his wife and son travel to Ukraine loaded with much-needed supplies.
£1,250 raised at The United Services Lodge No 3214 Ladies Night is presented to Age UK Sheppey for their Dementia Services
17 non-Masonic charities have benefited from grants totalling £666,500 from the Freemasons’ Grand Charity.
£750 raised for Macmillan Cancer Support by two East Kent lodges at their joint Ladies Festival.