About Our Unique Mission

The Masonic Charitable Foundation of the Grand Lodge of Maine was established in 1993.  The Foundation seeks to provide support to the individuals, brethren, lodges, and communities where the tenets of Freemasonry seek to enrich the lives of those inside and outside the Craft.  The Foundation relies on the combination of the generosity of its donors and the volunteerism of the Masons of Maine to carry out the work needed to bring these programs to life.  Explore our website and follow us on Facebook to learn more.

Disaster Appeal for Louisiana

Fueled by drenching rainstorms, massive flooding in Louisiana has damaged and destroyed many homes and buildings, with some 70,000 persons reportedly displaced.  Described as “mammouth” and “catastrophic” flooding, conditions were caused by huge rainfall.  For example, Baton Rouge received 19 inches of rain in 15 hours. The magnitude of the storm was described by the… Read more »

Department of Education and Maine Freemasons Announce Read to Ride Challenge

Read to Ride Summer Reading Challenge Summer vacation is a welcome break from the daily school routine for children and parents alike, but the summer months can be detrimental to students’ learning if young minds are not kept active while school is out of session.  Summer learning loss is a well-documented phenomenon, particularly with respect… Read more »

2016 Building Our Community Winners Announced

The Maine Masonic Charitable Foundation would like to thank all that voted during the 2016 Building Our Community grant project.  We heard from a great number of people expressing their appreciation for the $2,000 grants that will be distributed to the winners across the State of Maine.  We had just under 60,000 total votes cast in total… Read more »