PGM 2020 Appeal Message

"On your behalf, I accepted the invitation for Somerset

to hold the 2020 Festival in support of the Grand Charity.

"Based on the generosity of Somerset Brethren in

previous Festivals I was confident that we could raise

£2.8 million in support of the charity."



The Freemasons' Grand Charity

The Grand Charity is a grant-making charity which provides

relief grants for hundreds of Masonic families each year as

well as donating millions of pounds to national charities.

From April 2016, The Grand Charity became part of the

Masonic Charitable Foundation

Find out more >>


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We’ve raised £1,780,795 of our £2,800,000 target

with three years left of the Festival Appeal


Lodge of Brotherly Love W Bro Ben Batley APGM headed up a fraternal visit from the Province and enjoyed a splendid evening with a new candidate being initiated into the lodge. The lodge was congratulated by the APGM on achieving their second Ashlar and he made a presentation to the Charity Steward W Bro Ken…


A new candidate was initiated at the June Meeting of the Wraxall Lodge. The Lodge upheld its long tradition of giving new members a warm welcome, and on this occasion this welcome was extended to Bro Kevin McCormack, nephew of our new Assistant Provincial Grand Master Barry McCormack. The Lodge was also extremely happy to…


Over 50 members of the masonic community living in Somerset received grants and services totalling £162,052 from the Masonic Charitable Foundation. The support was provided over the previous 12 months to Freemasons or their family members experiencing a financial, health or family need. Thanks to the generosity of Freemasons in Festival Provinces, the Masonic Charitable…

Thank you to everyone from @PGLNorthWales for your generosity and hard work, what an achievement!…

Are you at #openhouselondon today? Why not pop into Freemasons' Hall to admire this fantastic building and find out……

Find out how our £60K grant to @Henshaws is helping people affected by sight loss across the north of England >>……

We’re thrilled to have reached so many new people and introduce them to the support #Freemasons provide to charitie……

A big thank you to the daring @LeicsFreemasons paragliders who have raised over £1,000 for the 2022 Festival!……