(by editorial board, portnews, October 2, 2020)
Children diagnosed with cancer, and their families, will receive a helping hand with their treatment expenses thanks to Freemasons from throughout the Manning, Great Lakes and Gloucester areas.
The Mid North Coast Cancer Institute at Port Macquarie received $3000 from Masonic Lodges at Taree, Wingham, Gloucester and Foster. Their generosity was matched, dollar for dollar, by the Freemasons’ charity, Masonicare.
The District’s Vice-president, Tony Spouse, said COVID-19 had disrupted fundraising efforts for the Hastings Macleay Freemasons, who, each year, help support families dealing with a paediatric cancer diagnosis. Undeterred by the pandemic’s disruption, Freemasons from…