Masonic Charities

Masonic Charity Programs
Masonic Foundation
Masonic Homes
Masonic Student Assistance Program
Masonic C.H.I.P.
Masonic Charitable Foundation
The Freemasons’ Grand Charity
Royal Masonic Trust for Girls and Boys
Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution
The Masonic Samaritan Fund
York Rite Programs
Royal Arch Research Assistance
Scottish Rite Programs
Childhood Language Disorder Clinics
Order of the Eastern Star Programs
Eastern Star Homes
Cancer Dressing Stations
Rainbow Girls/Jobs Daughters/DeMolay
Masonic Youth groups support various charities of their choosing but range from:

Speech and Language Development Center Jacobs Heart Children’s Cancer Association Canine Companions for Independence Scottish Rite Childhood Language Disorders Clinics Shrine Hospital Melanoma Foundation Guide Dogs for the Blind Ming Quong Foundation Scholarship Programs

The Order of the Amaranth
Supports research on diabetes The Supreme Council, Order of Amaranth, Inc. Mrs. Ethel B. Fry, Supreme Secretary 2303 Murdoch Avenue Parkersburg, WV 26101-2532 304-485-0423 or 304-428-1565
Cryptic Masons
Supports arteriosclerosis research Cryptic Masons Medical Research Foundation Marion K. Crum, Executive Secretary P.O. Box 1489 Nashville, IN 47448 812-998-2021 voice 812-988-8655 fax
The Order of the Eastern Star
Supports cancer research General Grand Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star 1618 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20009-2578 202-667-4737 or 800-648-1182 voice 202-462-5162 fax
Grottos of North America / (M.O.V.P.E.R. or The Grotto)
Provides dental care to children afflicted with cerebral palsy, mental retardation, muscular dystrophy, myasthenia gravis Humanitarian Foundation Dentistry for the Handicapped 1696 Brice Road Reynoldsburg, OH 43068-2789 614-860-9193 voice 614-860-9099 fax
Job’s Daughters
(The HIKE Fund) Hearing Impaired Kid’s Endowment Fund of Job’s Daughters buys hearing devices for needy children from birth to 20 years of age Mrs. Shirley Terrill, Secretary 10115 Cherryhill Place Spring Hill, FL 34608-7116 352-688-2579 voice and fax
Knights Templar
Supports eye surgery and prescription glasses Knights Templar Eye Foundation Knights Templar Education Foundation 5097 N. Elston Avenue, Suite 101 Chicago, IL 60630-2460 773-777-3838 voice 773-205-1689 fax
Masonic Service Association of North America
Masonic Hospital Visitation Program – Masonic volunteers work with patients at Veterans Administration and military hospitals Masonic Service Association of North America 8120 Fenton Street Silver Spring, MD 20910-4785 301-588-4010 voice 301-608-3457 fax
Scottish Rite Northern Masonic Jurisdiction
Supports research for the causes and treatment of schizophrenia Supreme Council, 33°, N.M.J. P.O. Box 519 33 Marrett Road Lexington, MA 02173-9125 617-862-4410 voice 617-863-1833 fax
Royal Arch Research Assistance Program
Supports research into auditory perception disorders in children General Grand Chapter, Royal Arch Masons International 451 W. Main P.O. Box 489 Danville, KY 40422 606-236-0757 voice 606-236-6772 fax
The Shriners
Shriners Hospitals for Children and Shriners Burns Institutes

Provides free medical services to children through a network of orthopedic hospitals, spine care centers and burns centers International Shrine Headquarters 2900 Rocky Point Drive Tampa, FL 33607 800-237-5055 voice, USA 800-361-7256 voice, Canada 813-281-0300 voice, other areas

Tall Cedar Foundation
Assists the Muscular Dystrophy Association Supreme Forest, Tall Cedars of Lebanon of North America 2609 N. Front Street Harrisburg, PA 17110 717-232-5991 voice 717-232-5997 fax