The Lodge raises over £300 for local Leicestershire and Rutland charities

At our Lodge meeting on Friday 20th December 2013, the members very generously donated a total of £317 for the following local Leicestershire and Rutland charities:

  • Vista – Provides vital services and support to children and adults with sight loss including people with sight loss and learning disabilities, sight loss and dementia and people with dual sensory in Leicestershire and Rutland.
  • Rainbows Hospice for Children – Dedicated to meeting the needs of the children and young people from the East Midlands who are affected by life-limiting and life-threatening conditions.
  • Teddies for Loving Care – Teddies provided by Leicestershire and Rutland Freemasons to children who attend the Accident and Emergency Unit at Leicester Royal Infirmary.

Benevolence and Charity are fundamental principles of Freemasonry and since 2004, the members of The Wyggeston Lodge have proudly donated a total of £34,325 to charity.