Gift Aid is working for the 2019 Festival

Gift Aid is working for the 2019 Festival

£259,278 gift aid has been claimed for the Festival (envelopes and RPPs) and £114,213 interest has been gained. So, get Tax efficient and get your money into the Festival as soon as possible.

Provincial Festival April Clay Pigeon Shoot – Sold Out!

Provincial Festival April Clay Pigeon Shoot – Sold Out!

Brethren, The Provincial Festival April Clay Pigeon Shoot has proved very popular and I thank all those that have booked places. We are afraid that we cannot take any more bookings. Kind regards, Chris Noble PAGDC Provincial Grand Charity Steward

A note of thanks from ‘Kissing it Better’

A note of thanks from ‘Kissing it Better’

Kissing it Better is a registered charity and works all over the country. They have worked at Watford Hospital since 2014. They have won two national awards for the care they offer and are currently shortlisted for a Queen’s Award. Kissing it Better have sent a letter of thanks to Chris Noble, Provincial Grand Charity […]

An enormous THANK YOU!

Dear Chris It was great to talk to you at the beginning of December about our work and the difference your generous contribution has made to us. Many apologies for taking so long to send you the photographs you requested. The money will be so useful. We will use it to help fund our reminiscence […]

Hertfordshire PGL Festival Charity Shoot Day – Change of arrangements

Hertfordshire PGL Festival Charity Shoot Day – Change of arrangements

Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to change venues for the April Shoot to the prestigious Lea Valley Shooting Association near Hertford. Please find attached the updated details and booking form. 18-04-17 Clay Shoot Sincerely & fraternally, Chris Noble

Donation made to Four Swans Vision

Our WM John Ives gave a short presentation on the work of Masonry which was well received by those present. John was accompanied by our Secretary Vernon Tye & D C Keith Walker. They were very impressed with the way the charity arranges all sorts of activities for the visually impaired & we intend to […]

4090 Winning Tickets

4090 Winning Tickets

The PGM drew the winning tickets st the recent 4090 meeting as follows: 1st prize (1 x £1000 prize) Tudor Lodge 7280 2nd prize (1 x £500 prize) Phocas Lodge 9295 3rd prize (1 x £250 prize) K Bacon Waltham Cross Lodge 5359 5 tickets drawn (5 x £100 prize) T Playle – Welwyn Viaduct 9555,  A Phipps – Wormley […]

Masonic Charitable Foundation – Hospice Grants 2017

Masonic Charitable Foundation – Hospice Grants 2017

Where does your charity money go? we are delighted to announce that the Charity Grants Committee (MCF) has approved £450,000 for hospices across England and Wales. In total, the Masonic Community has awarded over £12million to the hospices since 1984 through the Masonic Charitable Foundation. The Hospices in Hertfordshire receiving grants are:   Garden House […]

PGL Herts MCF Community Awards Dinner

The Provincial Grand Master hosted the PGL Herts MCF Community Awards Dinner at Mayflower Place for the eight charities and eight sponsoring Lodges. The Executive was well represented and all enjoyed excellent food and company. Each Charity received a Certificate of Donation from the RWBro Paul and Mrs Barbara Gower. A total of £79,000 was […]

Impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues

Impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues

The impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues, with 48 Chapters and 154 Lodges collecting over £300,000, claiming £75,000 Gift Aid. Thank you to all those completing and donating through the envelope scheme!