Our Work & Philanthropy

The Consolidated Lodge A.F. & A.M. in the First Masonic District of The Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, fulfills a special mission to reach out to and aid community non-profit organizations  and others in need of our assistance. We assist non-profit organizations both near and far with our time, man-power, skills and monetary donations. Our Lodge oversees the Anderson Philanthropic Fund, the largest and most active philanthropic fund managed by any Lodge in the District. We humbly donate over $15K per annum to various organizations in need.

Past recipients have included:

free medical assistance organizations
food pantries
senior citizen outreach
Veterans outreach
homeless shelters
abused animal shelters
youth enrichment camps
women’s shelters
intercity youth outreach
Churches, Synagogues
Massachusetts Mason’s Medical Research Laboratory
children’s wish group

All monetary donations are to verified 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organizations to help them in completing their respective mission.


Philanthropic Committee 2013

Bro. Neil Swartz
Co-Chairman
Wor. Jeffrey Stoller
Co-Chairman
Bro. Keith Pierce
Bro. Joseph Susmeyer