Sis. Margaret Fraser, One Hundred years young

Sis. Margaret Fraser, One Hundred years young!! She is PMNG Mara Household of Ruth No. 3289, Brooklyn, NY. She is pictured here with DGMNG Sharon Joseph.

Area III Girl Scout Environmental Project

The National Social Service Committee and Grand Household of Ruth extends thank you to everyone for contributing to the collection of more than 120 lbs of plastic caps to the Area III, Girl Scout  Environmental Project.

International Celebration of Greek Heritage Week in Brooklyn, NY

New York DGMNG Sharon Joseph volunteered March 19, 2018 – Brooklyn borough Presidents International celebration of Greek Heritage Week.

Virginia Red and White Ball

Homegoing Celebration For Most Honorable Grand Master Labon M. Lundy, Nassau Bahamas

The Grand United Order of Odd Fellows recently lost a loyal and dedicated brother, Bro. Labon Malachi Lundy, PHGME. He was Honorable Grand Master of the Order for many years and will be missed by so many. There was representation from around the world for his funeral services. Rest in … Continue reading

Charity donation to the Sheppard Clinic in Zebulon, N.C.

The Brothers and Sisters  made a charity donation to the Sheppard Clinic in Zebulon N.C.  This is a clinic serving the community which gets no funding except the donation given to them. They serve the people whom otherwise would not get any health care because of lack of funds to … Continue reading

Bidding Farewell to Grand Master Emeritus, Brother Labon Malachi Lundy

On June 4th, The Grand United Order of Oddfellows in America and Jurisdiction said their final farewells to Most Honorable Grand Master Emeritus, Brother Labon Malachi Lundy of Nassau, Bahamas. Aged 70 years Bro. Lundy was born Oct. 25th 1947, and departed this life on May 23 2018. He leaves behind a host of family […]

Our Founder Speaks ! Correspondence of Prejudice

Correspondence between Our Founder and the self inducted “United Order of Oddfellows” Pottsville,Pa in a vain attempt to legitimize them…       The following is a copy of the first letter sent : New York, Aug. 1, 1847. Sir: —Having been appointed by the Committee of Management of the G. U. O., Leeds, England, […]

Quest for freedom

Bro. George W. Latimer was born in Norfolk, Virginia. His father, Mitchell Latimer, was white and his mother, Margaret an African slave belonging to his uncle Edward A. Latimer. In the early part of his life he was owned by a man named Edward Mallery, for whom he worked as a domestic servant until the […]

A Great day to be an Oddfellow : MHGM Green visits South Carolina

Fraternal Greetings from District 13 !   As the title states, today was a very productive day for the Grand United Order of Oddfellows in America and Jurisdiction…..especially if you belong to one of the lodges in the Palmetto State! Firstly, based on the love from our Grand Master as he took time out of […]