(by Daniel Mason, ElyStandard, 04 September 2020)
Freemasons across Cambridgeshire, which have centres in Ely, Wisbech, March, Chatteris and Whittlesey, have continued to support local and national charities with their latest donation.
The Ronald McDonald House Charities received £250 from the freemasons, and the Descensus Aquarum Lodge, based on Silver Street in Ely, has held virtual raffles during lockdown.
Recipients are chosen by members each month through the online raffles, which enable the freemasons to continue helping charities throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.
Vanessa Simmons, fundraising manager at the Ronald McDonald House Charity, said: “I’m so pleased we were able to benefit the family of one of your members – it is stories like this that show how we can…