(by macquarie portnews, June 27, 2019)
The Mid North Coast Cancer Institute at Port Macquarie had eight thousand reasons to thank Freemasons this week.
Representatives of Masonic Lodges throughout the Hastings and Macleay valleys visited the campus bearing a gift of $4000, which will help support the families of children going through cancer treatment. Their gift was matched, dollar for dollar, by the Freemasons’ charity, Masonicare.
For the past seven years, the Freemasons have given their generous support to a cause close to the hearts of Masons and to the community who gets behind their fundraising efforts. This year’s gift brings the donation total, since 2012, to $66,000.
Association spokesman Luke Kerin thanked Masonicare, and Freemasons from…