MFC & UGLE – Freemasons Donate £50,000 Aid to Ukrainian Refugees

Masonic Charitable FoundationUnited Grand Lodge of England

Thousands of Ukrainian refugees will be given help and support from Freemasons in England and Wales, following a £50,000 grant to the British Red Cross.

The Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF, the Freemasons’ Charity) and the United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE) have been monitoring the growing refugee crisis of over 500,000 Ukrainian people who have been forced from their country or been internally displaced from their homes, and are pleased to be able to support and work with the British Red Cross in helping the growing number of refugees.

Many Freemasons have contacted the MCF and UGLE to ask how they can offer further support in addition to this grant. A dedicated Ukraine Crisis fundraising appeal using the Relief Chest Scheme to allow Freemasons, their families and friends to donate.

Freemasons and others wishing to support Ukraine are encouraged to donate via the Relief Chest online appeal page at

Make a donation

To make a donation scan the QR code below with your mobile phone camera or visit the appeal page. 

Donate To British Red Cross Ukrainian Appeal


Donate To British Red Cross Ukrainian Appeal