164 msc 1000On Monday 5th November at West Grange, Clyst Heath, Exeter the Worshipful Master; Jeff Millar, presented a cheque for £1,000 to the South West Multiple Sclerosis Centre. They provide therapies, support, advice and information to those people who are unfortunate to have and be living with Multiple Sclerosis. In this case, Bro. John Purchase, who himself has MS, petitioned the Lodge for donation funding.

The centre is self funding and staffed by volunteers. On behalf of the SW MS Centre, the Lodge has successfully petitioned the WAKE Fund and on 23rd November at Uffculme, the PGM is to present a further cheque to the Support Centre for £1,250.

The pictures show the entrance to the centre and the presentation ceremony. In the latter there are W Bro Malcolm MacDonald (Charity Steward), Jill Patient (Centre Manager), Tracey Skinner (Fundraiser), Jeff Millar, Sherree Hatch (Senior Oxygen Operator) and John Purchase.

W Bro Malcolm MacDonald, Charity Steward
Pictures W Bro Arthur W Rowe