Impact Your World!
Who We Are
What We Do
Supporting our Veterans and Active Military
We are your neighbors in twenty-five communities across New Mexico who support our active military and veterans in a variety of ways.
Operation Soldier Smiles, Inc. – the Alamogordo-based non-profit delivering care packages specifically to troops stationed away from the comforts of an established base
Paws and Stripes – Saving lives two at a time by matching veterans with trained service dogs
We award scholarships to students attending college as well as those in seminary in the belief that higher education leads to greater opportunities and enriched communities through better lives.
ESTARL – Eastern Star Awards for Religious Learning -- New Mexico men and women enrolled in seminary or who are providing religious oriented services in their communities, are welcome to apply for financial support grants to help them attend schools or trainings (conferences). Applicants needs to be a New Mexico resident or have a legal parent who is a New Mexico resident.
Click on the followingESTARL Initial Application ESTARL Renewal Application ESTARL Continuing Education Application
Scholarships - Any New Mexico student enrolled as a full-time student in any accredited university of college are encouraged to complete the application
Click on the followingStudent Scholarship Application OES Deadline to Submit to Grand Chapter Education Board April 1st.
Numerous Local and State Service Initiatives
Supporting Masonic Charities
We are men and women with Masonic affiliation who join with other members of the Masonic fraternity to support a variety of Masonic charities
Scottish Rite Dyslexia Learning Centers – found in five communities in New Mexico, provide enhanced learning opportunities to children with Dyslexia
Shriners Hospitals for Children – found in 22 non-profit medical facilities across North American. Children with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the patients' ability to pay.