Provincial Grand Lodge of Dorset

The official website of Dorset Freemasonry

Dorset Masonic Care

Dorset Masonic care is a Masonic Charity, originally named The Dorset Masonic Charity, established in 1880 to provide for the education of children of poor or deceased Freemasons of the Province of Dorset and to relieve and assist aged, sick or infirm Freemasons and necessitous widows of Dorset Freemasons.

Today, the Objects of the Charity are primarily to provide support, relief and assistance to Dorset Freemasons, their Widows, and Dependants; and Dependants now living within the Masonic Province of Dorset of non-Dorset Freemasons.

Additionally, the Charity will promote the cause of Masonic Charity within the Masonic Province of Dorset and the Masonic Craft and Holy Royal Arch degrees at large.

DMC will also provide support to, and for the benefit of, Masonic Charities or other charitable institutions or other deserving charitable purposes.


Dorset Masonic Care and South Dorset Masons come together to support Sea Cadets 

Dorset Freemasons and the Dorset Masonic Charity have come together to donate over £9,300 to Portland Sea Cadets. The donation, from individual Lodges across the south of the county and topped up by Dorset Masonic Care (DMC), has been used to buy two new sailing dinghies. The was raised by Masons in events throughout the year and funds left in bequests and gifts to the DMC. more...

Dorset Masonic Care present a £25,000 cheque 

At the annual general meeting on the 7th November held at Blandford Masonic Centre. more...

Match Funding making a difference of £1500 this week! 

Two Lodges took advantage of Dorset Masonic Cares match funding this week.

Firstly, Northbourne Lodge's donation to Forest Holme was topped by Dorset Masonic Care as part of their Match Funding initiative.

Barrie Hobbs, a Dorset Masonic Care Trustee delivered a cheque for £500 to a representative of Forest Holme to add to the £1000 already presented by Northbourne Lodge earlier this month.


Supporting our local Hospital Heroes 

Dorset Masonic Care have just awarded a total of £1500 to Dorchester, Poole and Bournemouth Hospital heroes appeals aimed at assisting the staff in their well being and mental health as we move forward in this pandemic. more...


Check Out Our Social Media