Charity and Benevolence Forum

It was a great start to the Charity and Benevolence Forums on Sunday at The Cloisters, a packed room, a great presentation, Freemasons and their families and a free lunch! What more could you ask for? The presentation was expertly delivered by W.Bro Simon Cooper PAGDC, Provincial Grand Almoner and W.Bro Chris Noble PAGDC, Provincial […]

Provincial Prize Draw

The Provincial Grand Master drew the winning tickets, for the 2016 Prize Draw, at the meeting of Hertfordshire Masters Lodge No 4090, held on Tuesday 29th November 2016. 1 x £1,000 winner Winchmore Green Lodge No9116 1 x £500 winner M. Greenburgh L8468 1 x £250 winners D. Woodard L6334 5 x £100 winners New […]

Christmas Carol Concert

Chiltern lodge 9394 are hold a Christmas Carol Concert with a special guest performance on Thursday 15th December 2016 at 7.00 p.m at Halsey Masonic Hall, Watford. Mince Pies, Mulled Wine, Raffle etc with proceeds to the Royal Masonic Trust for Girls and Boys PGL 2019 Festival. Adults £5/Family £10/Children Free – Everyone is welcome Please contact: […]

And yet another reason to use Gift Aid Envelopes!

Happy Herts Masons prove Tax Efficient at Lodge and Chapter meetings charity collections since Jan 2014 131 Lodges and 25 Chapters £165k collected via 720 collections £41k gift aid claimed via 19,000 envelopes For more information on how your lodge can use Gift Aid Envelopes, please contact Fleet House or email Chris Noble, Provincial Grand Charity Steward.

Gift Aid Totals so far

128 Lodges & 25 Chapters using Gift Aid Envelopes 652 collections 17539 envelopes £153,634 collected £38,408 gift aid reclaimed If you would like more information on using the Gift Aid Envelopes please contact WBro Chris Noble ProvGChStwd via the Provincial office

Cycling for Teddies – WBro Graham Ellis

WBro Graham Ellis L8578 is cycling coast to coast West Irelnd to East England in June in support of  Teddies for Loving Care – Registered Charity England and Wales 1087765 watch out for details and reports

Gift Aid for Hertford Lodge 403

Hertford Lodge L403, our oldest Lodge in the Province, has adopted the gift aid envelope scheme well claiming back nearly £200.00 tax since they started using the scheme. Well done all concerned. A spokesman for the Lodge said “a worthwhile reward for the little extra work for the Charity Steward and Treasurer. It’s like having two extra […]

Bonkers Brash with Marvelous Masons

Back in July Gadebourne Lodge ran a guess the mileage competition in support of a Round Britain Quadrathon charity fundraising event called “Bonkers Brash” which involved cycling, canoeing, swimming and running 2,700 miles around the coastline of England, Wales and Scotland in 28 days. Tony Denton, their Master at the time, was responsible for driving the motorhome […]

Tree of Life Lodge No. 9324 and their chickens!

Tree of Life Lodge No 9324 excellent double 3rd on December the 9th at the Metropolitan Police Sports Club in Bushey. The ceremony was shared with Past Masters. The Festive Board table collection raised enough to buy 71 chickens for Borehamwood needy families for Xmas via the B.E.S. Hardship Fund. Congratulations WM Wbro Mark Wilson […]