Where our funds go

Each year The Freemasons’ Grand Charity provides relief grants for hundreds of Freemasons and their dependants in financial need, as well as donating millions of pounds to national charities. Since 1980 we have made grants totalling over £100 million.

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The Freemasons’ Grand Charity is funded by Freemasons and their families and is continuing a commitment to charitable support that began nearly 300 years ago in the earliest days of organised Freemasonry.

We provide Grants for:

Relief Chest Scheme

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  1. Feb 2016

    Grand Charity Donates £75,000 to flood relief

    The Grand Charity is donating £75,000 to flood relief in Lancashire and Yorkshire, in the wake of devastation caused by Storm Desmond and Storm Frank over the festive season.

  2. Dec 2015

    Grand Charity donates to India flood relief

    The Grand Charity has donated to the British Red Cross, to help bring relief to thousands of people affected by widespread flooding across south India.

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