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Pay It Forward Program gives the Gift of Freemasonry

Thea Pay It Forward program allows a person to donate up to $150 towards the initiation fee of a named individual to be used at any Ohio Lodge or of an unnamed individual at a specifically named Lodge. An individual donates up to $150 through a local Lodge and completes the Pay it Forward form,…
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Grand Master Plunges to Pay it Foward!

Grand Master Easterling recently joined the Brethren of the 11th Masonic District for their polar plunge into the frigid, mighty Maumee River.  “I’m just fulfilling my promise to the Rainbow Girls,” explained the Grand Master with chattering teeth. A few months prior to the plunge, the Grand Master learned that the young ladies of Maumee…
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3rd Annual Symposium on Freemasonry & the Civil War

This year’s symposium will be held on Saturday, May 18th from 10 am to noon at the Cincinnati Masonic Center.  Tours of the National Underground Freedom Center will be available after lunch.  The keynote speaker will be Michael Halleran, author of the recent history of Freemasonry in the Civil War entitled, The Better Angels of…
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New crop of Great Ohioans selected

by Alan Johnson, The Columbus Dispatch Football coach Paul Brown, President James Garfield and inventor Granville T. Woods are the latest crop of Great Ohioans selected by the state. The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board today announced the selection of the honorees based on nominations submitted by individuals and organizations statewide. To qualify for…
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