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. Sep 2015

    Masonic Charitable Foundation – a new charity

    The Pro Grand Master, Peter Lowndes has announced that a new charity called the Masonic Charitable Foundation is to be established, bringing together the charitable activities of the four existing central Masonic Charities.

  2. Sep 2015

    Red Cross thanks Freemasonry for £2 million

    Over the past 30 years, The Freemasons' Grand Charity has developed a strong partnership with the British Red Cross, supporting their work both at home in the UK and around the world. Last year, following a grant to fund a new emergency vehicle in Sussex, The Grand Charity surpassed the £2 million mark in donations to the Red Cross.

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