Minnesota Masonic Charities (MMC) is the nonprofit organization of Minnesota Masonry that promotes even greater levels of Masonic philanthropy through a united focus. Primary efforts of MMC include:
Masonic Cancer Center Fund
For over 60 years, Minnesota Masons and Stars have contributed to improving the outcomes of cancer patients. MMC has continued that tradition, with ongoing support to the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota. In 2008, MMC contributed $65 million to the University of Minnesota, the largest gift ever in University History, to fund the Masonic Cancer Center, a leader in cancer research. CLICK HERE for a detailed history of this strong partnership.
Minnesota Masonic Charities continues the historical commitment of the Masonic family to provide caring senior housing communities for our elders by managing quality senior care facilities for both fraternal and non-fraternal resident. Visit our Minnesota Masonic Homes website.
One of the largest non-collegiate scholarship providers in the state, Minnesota Masonic Charities has offered college scholarships for graduating Minnesota high school seniors for over 30 years.
Grants & Community Outreach
Partnering with Masonic Members in support of their local community projects, Minnesota Masonic Charities provides matching funds grants for schools, youth programs and public welfare services for all members of the community.
Minnesota Masonic Historical Society & Museum
Seeking to preserve and promote education about the history of Minnesota Freemasonry and to relate that legacy to the history of the state of Minnesota.