Digi Know that your Valley of Winston Salem supports student scholarships?

Brothers Michael Fischer, 32o KCCH, Bobby Adams, 33o, and Ray Ashby, 33o recently attended the Appalachian State University Scholarship reception.  Scholarships were presented to students so that North Carolina language learning disorders are effectively addressed by skilled practitioners in the North Carolina.

Recipients

Front (Left to Right)... Chelsea Russell, Glory Rognstad, Angela LeBarre, Jamie Gosey, and Program Director Devery Ward.

Back (Left to Right)... Bro. Michael Fischer, 32 o KCCH, Ill. Bro. Bobby Adams, 33o, and Ill. Bro. Ray Ashby, 33o

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Great news. We have an upcoming 1-day opportunity to drive additional AmazonSmile donations for North Carolina Scottish Rite Masonic Foundation Inc.

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) surveyed over 10,000 customers to measure perceptions of quality and value across retailers nationwide, and Amazon ranked #1.

In celebration of this recognition—and to say thank you to our customers for their support—on Thursday, March 16 only, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times our usual donation rate) of the price of eligible products customers purchase at smile.amazon.com. This offer begins at 12:00 AM Pacific Time, and expires at 11:59 PM Pacific Time.

On Thursday, March 16, share the message below on social media, your website, and in email to increase donations to North Carolina Scottish Rite Masonic Foundation Inc. (Please do not share this promotion outside your organization until Thursday, March 16.)

Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ACSI! Today, March 16, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to North Carolina Scottish Rite Masonic Foundation Inc. Get started at smile.amazon.com/ch/56-6049894.

Letters from Home, America’s Bombshell Due Coming to Greensboro, NC

LFHNATIONALLY TOURING GROUP RETURNS HOME FOR BENEFIT CONCERT
GREENSBORO, NC

In 2010, Erinn Diaz founded Letters From Home began in Winston-Salem, NC with their mission to travel the country honoring our nation’s veterans, active military heroes and their families, by reviving patriotism through music. Since that time they have become one of the fastest-growing musical movements in the nation, touring over 40 states. Their incredible singing harmonies, charming personalities and phenomenally energized tap dancing will have you rolling in the aisles with laughter and reviving your patriotic passion!
On July 7, 2017, they will be returning home for a one-day only performance of “Letters From Home: America’s
Bombshell Duo”. The show will feature Letters From Home creator Erinn Diaz, who is currently touring her one woman show “Letters From Home: The Patriot”. Erinn is also the founding artistic director of Spring Theatre in
Winston-Salem, is a published author, a national tap dancing champion and has been seen in over 200 productions and movies. Diaz produced the show at the suggestion of her late father, Pat Dearth, a Coast Guard veteran. Joining Diaz onstage on July 7th will be Courtney Groves from Minneapolis, MN who joined LFH’s Bombshell Duo Show in 2016. Courtney is a renowned singer and dancer who has been in several shows and movies and is excited to be a part of Letters From Home.
The Greensboro Valley of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of The James W. Cortland “Lodge of Perfection,” is pleased to sponsor the performance.
All proceeds benefit the RiteCare Hearing and Speech Clinics at Appalachian State University and East Carolina
University.
The box office is now open … https://carolinatheatre.com/event/gso-scottish-rite-letters-home/?occurrence_id=2170 Tickets are $35 or $25, depending on location, and can be purchased at the Carolina Theatre box office at 336-333- 2605 or www.CarolinaTheatre.com. VIP Tickets are available for $100 and include a preshow Gala in the beautiful Renaissance Room of the Carolina Theatre, featuring wine from Stokesdale’s Stonefield Cellars Winery and a meet-n-greet with the cast.
For more information on Letters From Home, to set up interviews, or for high resolution photographs, please
contact Colleen Novack at 336-528-5343 or emailing LFH@FirstInFlightEntertainment.com.

Amazon Smile

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Brothers, many of you may make purchases from Amazon.  If so, you are now challenged to utilize Smile Amazon, https://smile.amazon.com, where you are able to select your charity to contribute .05% of your qualifying purchase towards the North Carolina Scottish Rite Masonic Foundation (NCSRMF) automatically.
All purchases must be made using Smile Amazon log in.  Any other Amazon purchases will not qualify.  Our receiving account has been set up and distributions will be received quarterly.
How does our NCSRMF receive the donations?
Each quarter, the AmazonSmile Foundation makes donations to eligible charitable organizations by electronic funds transfer. Donations will be transferred approximately 45 days after the end of each calendar quarter. To account for Product returns, a portion of the quarterly donations will be withheld until the next donation cycle, subject to any reduction due to returns from prior quarters. See the AmazonSmile Participation Agreement for more details.
How does AmazonSmile work?
When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from almost one million eligible organizations. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization.
What is the AmazonSmile Foundation?
The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. All donation amounts generated by the AmazonSmile program are remitted to the AmazonSmile Foundation. In turn, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates those amounts to the charitable organizations selected by our customers. Amazon pays all expenses of the AmazonSmile Foundation; they are not deducted from the donation amounts generated by purchases on AmazonSmile.
Brothers, the children in North Carolina a counting on your continuing financial support.

2016 NASCAR NC RiteCare Raffle Winner

2016 NC RiteCare NASCAR Raffle Ticket

Rhyne Garris, Jr. of Jacksonville, NC is the winner.

Mr. Garris will receive a Certificate good for any race of his choosing for the 2017 Sprint Cup series  season.  The package consists of 2 admission passes to the race and garage access is included. 

Thanks to everyone that participated in 2016.  Be sure to stay on the lookout for our upcoming 2017 Raffle.

2015 Liberty Mutual Invitational Rite Voice Golf Tournament

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On October 5th, 2015 the North Carolina Scottish Foundation will host its fifth annual Liberty Mutual Rite Voice golf outing and fund raiser. Looking to raise awareness of its Rite Care Clinics in North Carolina, the NC Foundation has partnered with Liberty Mutual to hold their tournament at the Washington Duke Inn; the Inn is one of only three 4-Star rated resorts in the state of NC. Located on the campus of Duke University, the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club is an Award-winning hotel like no other in the region. Built in the style of an old English country inn the hotel is nestled on a 300-acre site and situated in the heartland of North Carolina. The Inn features the Duke University Golf Course, 271 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, the award-winning Fairview Dining Room and the Bull Durham Bar. The beautiful 18-hole championship Duke University Golf Course opened in 1957 and is the only Robert Trent Jones-designed course in the region. Redesigned by Jones’ son, Rees, in 1994, the Course is considered one of the top ten golf courses in North Carolina.

Site of the 2001 NCAA Men’s Golf Championship, our Course consistently receives top rankings from Golf Digest, GolfWeek, Golf Magazine and the Zagat Survey.

Now it is time for us to come out and show our appreciation to Liberty Mutual and help raise additional funds for Rite Care. This is not just a Scottish Rite event, please encourage your friends, neighbors and coworkers to join us for a day of great golf and a great cause.

 

2014 Liberty Mutual Invitational Rite Voice Golf Tournament

On October 6th, 2014 the North Carolina Scottish Foundation will host its fourth annual Liberty Mutual Rite Voice golf outing and fund raiser. Looking to raise awareness of its Rite Care Clinics in North Carolina, the NC Foundation has partnered with Liberty Mutual to hold their tournament at the Washington Duke Inn; the Inn is one of only three 4-Star rated resorts in the state of NC. The activities will begin on the evening of October 5th with a silent auction and dinner.Located on the campus of Duke University, the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club is an Award-winning hotel like no other in the region. Built in the style of an old English country inn the hotel is nestled on a 300-acre site and situated in the heartland of North Carolina. The Inn features the Duke University Golf Course, 271 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, the award-winning Fairview Dining Room and the Bull Durham Bar. Arrangements have been made for those traveling from out of town to stay at the Washington Duke Inn for a very discounted rate! This special room rate is just for this event as the normal rate is $350 per night. Bring your spouse for the weekend and let her enjoy the beauty of the Washington Duke Inn.The beautiful 18-hole championship Duke University Golf Course opened in 1957 and is the only Robert Trent Jones-designed course in the region. Redesigned by Jones’ son, Rees, in 1994, the Course is considered one of the top ten golf courses in North Carolina.

Site of the 2001 NCAA Men’s Golf Championship, our Course consistently receives top rankings from Golf Digest, GolfWeek, Golf Magazine and the Zagat Survey.

Now it is time for us to come out and show our appreciation to Liberty Mutual and help raise additional funds for Rite Care. This is not just a Scottish Rite event, please encourage your friends, neighbors and coworkers to join us for a day of great golf and a great cause.

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