2014: 125th Rose Parade Float

Representatives and Patient Ambassadors Ride on Float Friday, December 27, 2013 Shriners Hospitals for Children Representatives and Patient Ambassadors to Ride on Float During 125th Rose Parade Tune in on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. (PST) 11: a.m. (EST) to see Shriners Hospitals for Children’s Love to the rescue float in the Rose … [Read more...]

Help for the disaster in Phillipines

A Special Message from Your Imperial PotentateNovember 19, 2013Dear Fellow Nobles, Our thoughts and prayers are certainly with all the people of The Philippines as they cope with the overwhelming devastation and destruction wrought by Typhoon Haiyan earlier this month. This tragedy has also struck our Shriners family. Shriners International … [Read more...]

New Interim Administrator of Shriner’s Hospital for Children – Los Angeles

Eugene Raynaud has been the Administrator of the Shriner Hospital in Spokane for the past five years and knows hospitals operations and the Shriner healthcare system. He has vast managed care experience and was one of the key members of the steering committee that developed the roll out of revenue cycle throughout the Shriner Healthcare System. He … [Read more...]

Terence Cunningham, SHC-LA Administrator has retired

Noble Terence Cunningham, administrator of Shriners Hospitals for Children –Los Angeles retired at the end of February.  Mr. Cunningham served as Administrator of the Los Angeles hospital for five years.   On February 22nd, the hospital’s Board of Governors, staff and volunteers held a retirement celebration in his honor. Mr. Cunningham thanked … [Read more...]

Grand Lodge of California: Henry Wilson Coil Library and Museum

To start off the new year, the Henry Wilson Coil Library and Museum of Freemasonry has launched a new online collection. By Our Sides: Brotherly Love as Action and Inspiration displays Masonic charity, philanthropy, and affection, through three new interactive exhibits. In Walter Wilcox, “The Mason's Boy,” visitors learn the story of Walter … [Read more...]

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles names New Chief of Staff

  (LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 30 - 2012) Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Los Angeles is pleased to announce the appointment of Kit M. Song, M.D., as chief of staff. Recognized in Best Doctors in America from 2001 – 2011, and in Who’s Who in Medicine in 2002 – 2011, Dr. Song brings more than 20 years of pediatric orthopaedic expertise to this … [Read more...]

2011 – 2012 Grand Master’s Project

Masons of California: Raising a Reader   … [Read more...]

Story of the Grand Lodge of California

Masons of California: Brief History … [Read more...]

Brief History of Shriners International

The history of any fraternal organization or society consists mainly in an answer to three questions: What was its origin? What are its purposes? What has it accomplished? It is quite difficult and sometimes impossible, to establish the facts relating to the founding of a fraternal order, because such organizations, in most cases, at least, are … [Read more...]

How Acacia Started

In early 2006, several Master Masons, Past Masters of several lodges and Shriners met and were seeking to find an avenue to meet, have fun activities outside of the lodge activities but still support a worthwhile cause. After a year of several organizational meetings and diligent work by the brethren, the Nobility respectfully submitted a formal … [Read more...]