Albert Lea Masons Donate

Published 9:11 am Saturday, December 18, 2010

The Albert Lea Masons of Western Star Lodge No. 26 donated money to the Freeborn County Humane Society to help with the new building effort. Seen here is Brother Don Rippentrop presenting a check to Christa Stieler. Western Star raises money for charity and benevolence through monthly amaranth pancake breakfasts. -- Submitted photo

The Salvation Army receives monetary support from Western Star Lodge No. 26 A. F. and A. M., the Albert Lea members of the international brotherhood known simply as the Masons. Pictured here are Captain Jim Brickson and Brother Jake Loper. The Masons support many benevolences and scholarships through their monthly amaranth pancake breakfasts. -- Submitted photo

The Freemasons of Albert Lea’s Western Star Lodge No. 26 donated money to the Ecumenical Food Shelf located in the basement of the Presbyterian Church. Pictured above are Dorothy Simonsen receiving a check from Brother Robert Hahn. The Masonic Lodge supports charities and scholarships by serving amaranth pancakes at their lodge hall on the second Sunday of each month. -- Submitted photo