Cheque Presentations


October 28, 2020

We’ll Meet Again Homefront Museum receives a valuable boost.

The We’ll Meet Again Homefront Museum are an award-winning WW2 Home Front Museum, based at Freiston Shore, near Boston, Lincolnshire. When the Covid 19 Lockdown was […]
October 28, 2020

Have you heard of the new local charity, the Sunflowers Children’s Action Group?

The Sunflowers Children’s Action Group is a small, volunteer run, local charity that formed in 2019 to create special, inclusive events for children principally within the […]
October 28, 2020

Grantham Masons Support LIVES

LIVES is the Lincolnshire charity that supports an army of highly trained and dedicated volunteers who get to their neighbours fast to deliver vital care in […]
October 23, 2020

Minster members invest £500 in Lincolnshire health

W Bro Williams, Charity Steward of Lincoln-based Minster Lodge, presented a cheque for £500 to Jo Burgin, Chief Officer of Positive Health (Lincolnshire) as part of […]
October 22, 2020

Gainsborough Brethren support local Salvation Army

Pat O’Connor delivered  a cheque for £500 from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund to the Gainsborough Salvation Army. They have been at the forefront of co-ordinating […]
October 21, 2020

Bourne Lodge Helps Local Day Care Centre

The Butterfield Centre in Bourne offers Day Care for Adults, a Lunch Club, Meals on Wheels and Domestic Cleaning and was nominated by the Hereward Lodge […]
October 13, 2020

Umbrellas Lincoln receive a cheque

St Hugh Lodge donated their NPBF cheque of £500 to Umbrella Lincoln. Umbrellas has been established by a group of parents who all have children with […]
October 13, 2020

South Holland PHAB receives welcome support

John Holmes of Hundred of Elloe Lodge recently presented a New Provincial Benevolent Fund donation of £500 to Andrew Inkley of South Holland PHAB. PHAB are […]
October 13, 2020

Lindum Lodge helps local good neighbour scheme

The cheque for £500 was presented by Bro Trevor Burton of Lindum Lodge to SIGNS (Saxilby and Ingleby Good Neighbour Scheme).  This scheme has helped local […]
October 9, 2020

Freemasons’ donation helps karate academy fight on

A £500 donation from the Freemasons of Crowle-based Trent Valley Daylight Lodge will help a Scunthorpe inclusive martial arts club keep up its work in proving […]
October 9, 2020

Lincoln members achieve socially-distanced cheque handover for group bringing community together

Lincoln Freemasons have achieved a socially-distanced cheque handover to support the work of a community group enriching the lives of people living in Nettleham near the […]
May 11, 2020

Lincolnshire helps Teddies for Loving Care scheme towards three-million-bear milestone

Later this year an initiative run by Freemasons throughout the UK will reach a significant milestone when the Teddies for Loving Care initiative will give its […]
May 5, 2020

Hundred-year-old charity revitalised by Grimsby Freemasons

A charity formed about 100 years ago to help Freemasons and their families in Grimsby has been revitalised to offer help to non-Freemasons too. The Anderson […]
March 26, 2020

Lincolnshire’s Mark Masons give £5,000 to #Lincs2025 Festival

Lincolnshire’s Mark Masons have given £5,000 to the Lincolnshire 2025 Festival with a surprise donation – an indication, says PGM Dave Wheeler, that normal life, although subdued, […]
March 18, 2020

Derailed: Richard Woods pulls the plug on his miniature railway event

Gainsborough’s Richard Woods will no longer be throwing open the doors of his personal miniature railway world in May to raise money for our #Lincs2025 Festival.
March 13, 2020

London lodge helps develop Cleethorpes lifeboat station

Charity donations from a London Lodge have ‘come home’ in memory of a former Bengal Lancer whose recruitment efforts have populated it with members from Lincolnshire. […]
March 10, 2020

Listen to the cancer support group choir supported by Lodge members

Feeling lost and alone after a year of treatment for breast cancer Scunthorpe woman Joanne Sowerby and a couple of friends and created Bosom Family Support […]
February 12, 2020

Freemason Mike helps with donation to hospice that cared for his wife

A Freemason whose wife died of cancer has helped to present a donation to the Butterfly Hospice. Mike Holmes’ wife Barbara was cared for by the […]
February 6, 2020

Daylight Lodge Presents Cheques

Pictured above is a presentation of two £500 charity cheques at Cleethorpes Masonic Hall on Monday 3rd February 2020. by Bro. David Martin, (on the left), […]
January 24, 2020

Hospice benefits from Vermuyden Lodge Christmas event

Christmas merrymaking by members and guests at Crowle-based Vermuyden Lodge 9482 has raising £475 for Lindsey Lodge Hospice in Scunthorpe. The money was presented to Fundraising […]
January 17, 2020

Eccles Lodge Supports the Air Ambulance

The Worshipful Master of Eccles Lodge meeting in Spilsby, Bro. Shailen Munnion is seen presenting the cheque for £500 to Air ambulance volunteer John Lovick.
January 14, 2020

Brigg brethren back Music and Drama Festival with £500 donation

Brigg is hosting the North Lincolnshire Music and Drama Festival 2020 which has promoted cultural activities since 1900! The festival organisers say “We are extraordinarily fortunate […]
January 14, 2020

Spalding brethren donate £500 to medical research

Duncan Wells, Almoner of Welland Lodge in Spalding, has presented a cheque for £500 from the Lincolnshire’s New Provincial Benevolent Fund to Christine Robbins, Coordinator of […]
January 6, 2020

The Earl of Yarborough Lodge Supports the North East Lincs Downs Syndrome Family Support Group

The Worshipful Master of the Earl of Yarborough Lodge 2770, Bro Thomas Maliyil presents a cheque for £500 to Angela Smith and colleagues of the North […]
January 1, 2020

Welland Lodge gives £500 to children’s brain tumour charity

Spalding Freemasons Colin Ward (left) and Steve Watson, of Welland Lodge, have donated £500 to Carole Hughes, a joint founder of the Anna’s Hope Charity. Anna’s […]
December 17, 2019

Ancholme Lodge donation helps Sea Cadets to stay shipshape

Briggs’s Ancholme Lodge has given £500 to Scunthorpe Sea Cadets, and organisation which provide fantastic opportunities for the young people of our area. The Cadet ethos […]
December 16, 2019

Scunthorpe Brethren support the Local District Branch of the MS Society

On Monday 9th December, David Metcalf and Barry Bradshaw, the Worshipful Master of the Lodge of St. John No. 7840 presented a cheque for £500 from […]
December 12, 2019

Scunthorpe brethren back breast cancer support group with NPBF donation

Members of St Lawrence Lodge in Scunthorpe have given Brigg & District Breast Cancer Support Group a £750 donation from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund. The […]
December 11, 2019

Masons Go To The Dogs

The Worshipful Master of the Sir Joseph Banks Daylight Lodge No 9828, John Mirams, went to the Coningsby Emergency Dog Rescue Kennels in Ivy Lane Coningsby […]
December 11, 2019

Shakespeare Lodge Supports Local Village Hall

On Saturday 23rd November the Worshipful Master of Shakespeare lodge No 426, Anthony Marston accompanied by Gerald Howden presented a cheque for £500 to committee members […]
December 10, 2019

Sleaford brethren support housing association

Sleaford Freemasons have given £500 to the town’s Framework Housing Association. The Worshipful Master of Daedalus Lodge 3843 W Bro David Balicki made the presentation, from the […]
December 10, 2019

Brigg Freemasons provide support for CMD from diagnosis to cure

Brigg Freemasons are proud to support the work of Emma-Jayne Ashley and her volunteers who raise funds for research into finding a cure for Congenital Myotonic […]
December 6, 2019

Industry Lodge members choose Stroke Association for NPBF cheque

The second  NPBF cheque from Scunthorpe’s Industry Lodge 4662 has been presented to members of the Stroke Association in the Ashby area of Scunthorpe, who use […]
December 2, 2019

Karate Kids Display their Skills.

On Monday the 25th of November, the Worshipful Master of the Pilgrim Fathers Lodge, Chris Ladner and the Charity Steward, Norman Wakefield went to the Traditional […]
December 2, 2019

St Denys Lodge Support Lives

Steve Harrison, the Worshipful Master of St Denys lodge Sleaford is seen presenting a cheque for £500 to Rachael Hay, the representative for LIVES on behalf […]
November 29, 2019

William Peters Lodge Support Grantham Beathe Easy

John Evans is pictured presenting a cheque o0f £500 from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund on behalf of William Peters Lodge to Grantham Breathe Easy, a […]
November 26, 2019

Franklin Lodge suports the Students of the Hakusan City Exchange Program

Brother Norman Wakefield the Charity Steward for the Franklin Lodge 838 attended a race night for the Hakusan City Exchange Program at the Conservative Club in […]
November 26, 2019

Dial a Ride Receive £500 from the Earl of Yarborough Lodge

The Worshipful Master of the Earl of Yarborough Lodge 2770, Bro Thomas Maliyil and his wife, Shiny Thomas are seen presenting a cheque for £500 to […]
November 22, 2019

St Peter Lodge help the Grimsby & Cleethorpes Sea Cadets

Commanding Officer Dale Harris and the Grimsby & Cleethorpes Sea Cadets are pictured receiving a cheque for £500 from the Worshipful Master, Ian Birtles and the […]
November 22, 2019

Franklin Lodge supports the Coningsby & Tattershall Scout Group

On Thursday 14th November, the Worshipful Master of the Franklin Lodge, Brian Connor and the Charity Steward, Norman Wakefield visited the Coningsby & Tattershall Scout & […]
November 22, 2019

St Pega Members Support ‘South Lincs Dementia Support Team

Pictured is the St Pega Worshipful Master handing over a cheque for £500 to Kate Marshall, a member of the South Lincs Dementia support team. Last […]
November 21, 2019

Vermuyden Lodge members support British Legion

The Epworth branch of the British Legion has been given £500 by the members of Crowle-based Vermuyden Lodge. The money was handed over by Loge Master […]
November 16, 2019

Scunthorpe brethren give £500 to Age UK (Lindsey)

Brethren from Industry Lodge 4662 in Scunthorpe have given £500 to Age UK (Lindsey), whose volunteers support many members who struggle with loneliness and isolation. The […]
November 15, 2019

Breathe Easy receive £1000 from NPBF

The Worshipful Master of Gainas Lodge, David Edwards is seen presenting a cheque for £1000 from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund to Gainsborough Breathe Easy
November 14, 2019

Samaritans Receive £500 from the NPBF

On Friday 8th November, the Worshipful Master of the Pilgrim Fathers Lodge Chris Ladner, the Senior Warden Derek Scarboro and the Charity Steward Norman Wakefield visited […]
November 13, 2019

Lincoln charities share in donations worth more than £10,000

Charities in Lincoln have been given a share in grants totalling over £10,000 at a presentation event held at the Nightingale Rooms, Lincoln’s Masonic Hall. The […]
November 7, 2019

Skegness brethren support Air Cadets’ community commitment

Freemasons in Skegness have given the town’s Royal Air Force Air Cadet Squadron a shield to be awarded annually for the Cadet making the greatest contribution […]
November 1, 2019

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June 20, 2019

Freemasons donate £77,000 to flood victims in Wainfleet

A donation of £75,000 from Lincolnshire’s Freemasons has given a welcome early boost to a relief fund set up in readiness for the rebuilding of homes […]
June 11, 2019

Lumley Chapter gives £500 to Skegness Hospital’s League of Friends

Members of Lumley Chapter 1893 in Skegness have given £500 to The League of Friends of Skegness Hospital. In the picture are, from left, Mrs Eleanor Cole, […]
May 28, 2019

The Friends of Skegness Hospital Receive Help

A charity cheque for £500 was recently presented by the Freemasons of the Horncastle, Spilsby and Skegness Conclave of Charity Stewards to the League of Friends […]
May 20, 2019

The Franklin Lodge Charity Golf Day

The annual Franklin Lodge Charity Golf Day organised by W. Bros Chris Smith and Ian Turner took place on Saturday 18th of May at the Kirton […]
May 13, 2019

Lincolnshire brethren send Lifelites charity Chief Exec on Safari…

Lincolnshire Freemasons gave the Lifelites charity Chief Executive Simone Enefer-Doy £1,000 before Provincial Grand Almoner John Grimwood whisked her off towards Leicestershire in his ultra-rare Citroen […]
May 11, 2019

Scunthorpe lodge supports suicide bereavement charity

Confronted by an inability to get to Hull for regular visits to a support group meeting for those bereaved by suicide, two Scunthorpe women decided to […]
April 26, 2019
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Freemasons help charity to splash out on hot tub project

Three groups of Freemasons from Scunthorpe are together contributing more than £1,300 to help a charity in the town to provide a hot tub to enhance […]
March 29, 2019

Ancholme Lodge’s £750 donation sets Sea Cadets on the right road

Scunthorpe Sea Cadets put on a parade and inspection to say ‘thank you’ to members of Ancholme Lodge in Brigg for the £750 donation from the […]
March 6, 2019

Lodge of Aveland presents a cheque to the Lincolnshire Emergency Medical Response

The Lodge of Aveland No. 9060 were very pleased to present a cheque on behalf of the New Provincial Benevolent Fund for £750 to ‘Lincolnshire Emergency […]
March 6, 2019

St Pega Lodge Presents a Cheque

W. Bro. C. Hayes with  W. Bro. D. Headley are seen presenting a cheque for £750  to Geoff Whittle from Age Concern. The money will go […]
March 6, 2019

Lincolnshire Freemasons Golfing Association Helps Sleaford Juniors

Lincolnshire Freemasons Golf Association had pleasure in presenting a cheque to Sleaford Golf Club Junior Section for the sum of £220 at Sleaford Golf Club at […]
March 6, 2019

Astral Lodge helps Grimsby Town Disability Football Team

W. Bro. Gary Lusty, of the Astral Lodge 3841 presented a cheque for £750 from the Lincolnshire Provincial Benevolent Fund to the Grimsby Town Disability Football […]
March 6, 2019

Earl of Yarborough Lodge of Instruction Charity Donation

The Worshipful Master Dr Thomas Maliyil of the Earl of Yarborough Lodge No. 2770 presents two cheques of £100 each to “Marie” of the Grimsby, Cleethorpes […]
February 28, 2019
Astral

Astral Lodge supports Amethyst Unit at Diana Princess of Wales Hospital

Freemasons from Grimsby’s Astral Lodge have given £750 to support the work of the Amethyst Unit, the town’s Diana Princes of Wales Hospital £4.4m haematology, oncology, […]
February 28, 2019
St Marys

Saint Mary Lodge helps Local Youths

The picture shows the presentation, on behalf of the New Provincial Benevolent Fund, of a cheque for £1000 to Long Sutton Athletic and Football Club Juniors […]
November 28, 2018

NPBF springs into action to support children with rare skin condition

Tigger helps William Hudson, who’s not yet two years old, to accept a cheque for £750 on behalf of the charity Caring Matters Now. The funds, […]
November 27, 2018

NPBF grant provides tipping point

A £750 donation from Freemasons in the Isle of Axholme has marked a significant milestone in efforts to create a bereavement suite for the families of […]
November 26, 2018

NPBF helps Scunthorpe Samaritans

On behalf of his Lodge members David Dowell, Master of Industry Lodge 4662 in Scunthorpe, has presented £750 from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund to Scunthorpe […]
November 12, 2018

MCF Donation Saves Lincolnshire Lives

Lincolnshire’s Provincial Charity Steward Pete Tong, left, was on hand to pass on £4,000 from the MCF to the Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance. Ops Manager […]
November 8, 2018

Lincoln Lodges Present 10 NPBF Grants

Lincoln Lodges presented 10 Charities and Good Causes with grants from the New Provincial Benevolent Fund. On behalf of Witham Lodge W Bro’s Chris Smith and […]
July 5, 2018

Ermine Lodge Supports Buddies Dementia Cafe, Nettleham

Ermine Lodge WM, W Bro John Day had the pleasant task of presenting a cheque for £332 when he visited Buddies Dementia Cafe Nettleham. The group […]
June 20, 2018

People With Learning Disabilities Helped Into Work

People with learning difficulties will be helped into work by the Linkage Community Trust thanks to a grant of more than £61,000 from Lincolnshire Freemasons. The […]
June 16, 2018

Scunthorpe Lodges Help Victoria Rumary

Victoria Rumary, a wheelchair archer, considers doing a William Tell routine with Bro Frederick Coles, Senior Warden of the Lodge of St John, while the Secretary of […]
May 17, 2018

Freemasons give to Fight Impact of Poverty and Homelessness

Freemasons have stepped in with a £3,000 donation to help Scunthorpe’s Forge project meet the growing demands for its services amongst those in poverty and suffering […]

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