Durham Festival Raises More Than £3m For The RMBI

Wednesday, 01 December 2010
A celebratory dinner was held to mark the end of the Durham Festival which was attended by the Deputy Grand Master, the Mayors of Durham and Sunderland, and over 400 Freemasons and their partners as well as representatives from the RMBI.

The Festival raised £3,002,839 for the RMBI through many interesting and enjoyable ways including country galas, sporting events, dinner dances, vehicle rallies, flower festivals, go-karting, concerts, family fun days, sponsored events – golf, trekking, cycle rides – as well as donations from individual Freemasons. RMBI.

The monies raised will be used to ensure that the RMBI continues to provide high quality care to its residents. RMBI.

To conclude the event the Provincial Grand Master, Eric Heaviside, thanked all those who had contributed to the Festival’s success and presented certificates to the Masters of the three lodges raising the highest amounts.

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