Charity Donations - 2017

Charitable Donations to Good Causes - April 2017

Defibrillator
£500
Lodges Forfar Kilwinning No.90and Lodge Lour No.309
Defibrillator
£300
Lodge St Vigean No.101
Defibrillator
£300
Lodge The Bruce No.593
Lifegate Cafe, Whitfield
£300
Lodge Caledonian No.254
St Margaret's Home, Dundee
£300
Lodge Camperdown No.317
Dundee Disabled Children
£300
Lodge Grange No.1073
Street Pastors. Artbroath
£300
Lodge Panmure No.299
Joyful Girls
£300
Lodge Dalhousie No.679
Autism Support Angus/Dundee
£300
Lodge Ancient No.49
Jim Aitken (Maggies)
£300
Provincial Grand Lodge

 

Froickheim Health Centre

£300 to Friockheim Health Centre. It took place at 6.00P.M. on Thursday 8th June.
Lodge Brethren: Back row- I.P.M. Chic Leslie, P.M. Ian Law, Secretary, Des Mardle, J.D. Gary McKenzie. Front- R.W.M. Roy McIntosh Ingram and the Doctor.

Dundee Disabled Children's Association

A presentation cheque of £300 was presented by Bro Ken Martin of Lodge Grange 1073 to Sheena Leadbitter President of the Dundee Disabled Children's Association. As part of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Forfarshires charitable and good causes . Also in attendance where Helen Littlejohn (DDCA)
RWM George McIntyre . Ipm Jim Laing .PM Walter Reid . WJW Phil Learmonth . bro Ryan Duncan . PM Kenny Martin PGSB.

Ken Martin, Shenna Leadbitter (President DDCA)
Elliot Sawers (Manager DDCA) Helen Littlejohn (committee member DDCA)
The DDCA does not restrict it's work to Dundee but welcomes Families from within the province of Forfarshire and beyond.

Lifegate Cafe Whitfield

A cheque for £300 was presented to Lifegate Cafe Whitfield today by P.G.Chaplain Rev David Taylor of Lodge Caledonian 254 as part of Provincial Grand Lodge Charitable and good causes also in attendance. Michael Mulholland P.G.Master, Christina Roberts, Debbie Findlay Community worker, David Taylor D.P.G.Master , Rev. James Wilson

To St Margaret's Care Home.

A Presentation cheque of £300.00 was presented by the R.W.M. William Bennett of Lodge Camperdown 317 to St Margaret's Care Home as part of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Forfarshire Charitable and good causes. Also in attendance Steven Alexander W.J.W. ...Michael Mulholland P.G.Master ....Frank Robertson ....Dave Hill W.S.W. and Robert Duncan P.M. P.G.J.Deacon.

Diabetes Education Programme.

Provincial Grand Lodge of Forfarshire kindly donated £500 to Tayside Diabeties Education Program which is a charity that means a lot to myself and my son Josh who is type 1 diabetic. This will help with costs going towards the annual camp. The charity and staff really appreciate the donation and I myself am delighted the charity was chosen. Provincial Grand Master Michael Mulholland, Josh, myself Charlie Towns along with staff at the children's outpatients hospital gathered for a photo for the diabeties children's newsletter.

Cath Dewar's Electric Wheelchair

Cath Dewars, wife of David Dewars P.M. (No.99) was presented with an electric wheelchair from the P.G. Lodge of Forfarshire. am sure this will make Cath's life a lot better.

Cheque of £500, presented to SSAFA (The Armed Forces Charity) Dundee.

 

From the Provincial Grand Lodge of Forfarshire Charities Fund.

Pictured - Rev David Taylor, P.G. Senior Chaplain. Bill Duff, Caseworker and David Martin from Lodge Broughty Castle No.486.

Cheque Presentation at Arbroath Cricket Club


On Thursday afternoon (19th Jan) Maurice Cruickshank who is "The Right Worshipful Master" of Lodge St Vigean 101, was given a tour of Arbroath United Cricket Club by Geoff Fisher who is The Cricket Clubs President. Geoff explained that the Cricket Club`s practise nets were falling into disrepair, and that they were quoted approx. £30,000 to have them professionally replaced.

This sum of money was something the club could ill afford. So, former league winners Arbroath United Cricket club applied to "Sports Scotland" for a grant, however unfortunately this time The Cricket Club was unsuccessful. Word soon spread throughout the community and local business`s soon rallied round and gave financial assistance where they could.

A company has agreed to replace the nets for £12,000 and through generous donations, The Arbroath United Cricket Club are well on their way to achieving this financial target, HOWZAT.

After touring the impressive sporting facility Maurice (on behalf of St Vigean Lodge 101) handed over a cheque to the value of £200.00 to help with the cost of The New Nets. 

Photo 1

Photo Cricket Cheque shows - Geoff Fisher (Left) receiving the cheque from Maurice Cruickshank. In the back-ground can be seen workers beginning the work on the new nets.

Photo 2

Photo Howzat shows - Maurice Cruickshank (Left) getting a tour of the cricket facility by Arbroath Cricket Club President Geoff Fisher

Geoff showing Maurice two donated signed bats by Cricket Legends (top) Sir Ian Botham and just below Alistair Cook.

Reporters note - further info if required by Cricket Club President Geoff Fisher (01241) 876-015

Cheque

Hozzat

 

Claypotts Castle Early Learning

Robert Duncan P.M. of Lodge Camperdown 317 and Graham Letford P.G. Secretary present the last of the Archie Foundations" OOR WULLIES " to the children of Claypotts Castle Early Learning as part of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Forfarshire £5300.00 Charitable and Good Causes donation

Forfar Community Bus

Jim Myles being presented with the cheque

Substitute Provincial Grand Master Bro Brian Thomson presents a cheque for £500.00 along with the R.W.M.s of Lodge Lour 309 and Forfar Kilwinning 90 and members of P.G.L. as part of the £5300.00 donations from P.G. Lodge to charitable and good causes.

 

£500 To Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

R.W.M. Dave Adamson 254 Sheila Mitchell(Manager) Brian Robson P.M.40

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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