Encouragement is given to
the fight against Arthritis.
We are happy to support the Arthritis
Foundation's efforts to find a cure for this
debilitating disease through research and to
tell of the strides made in bringing Arthritis
The officers and members of each lodge
meeting at this location in Springfield, MA have
joined the other Lodges of this area in
applauding and encouraging these research
With continued effort, the cure must
certainly be found "Just Around the
Corner", so join us in this cause today .
One of our members was the captain of an
when there was a Western Massachusetts walk to
find a cure for Arthritis!
Below is a sample of the advertisements for such
a walk in 2009.
In 2007, and thereafter we have
put an ad in the Arthritis Ball Program book.
In 2008 a member walked in a team in the
Western Massachusetts Arthritis Walk
and we had a member be Captain of a team yearly
until their was no longer a Western Mass
Since then we have donated annually in the
Grand Lodge of Massachusetts Arthritis efforts.
many years Arthritis Research
Support came from these Lodges
meeting at the Independent
Order of Odd Fellows
Lodge Hall at
Springfield, MA 01109
2nd & 4th Thursdays
now at 7PM
1st & 3rd Mondays
Lucy Web Hayes
Lodge # 126
campaigns in the past
but no longer meets
1st & 3rd Fridays
at this location.
Contact the Springfield Lodge
for more information
link is to a sample ad we had in 2007.
Sovereign Grand Lodge History
of Odd Fellowship Page
Grand Lodge History of Odd Fellowship Page
Ask the Lodge
Contact Person How
to become a Member and maybe ask to visit a meeting.
on the image in the upper left hand corner brings you back to the
to Pages for other Lodges in the area are found
on the first page:
Statewide I.O.O.F. Lodge Directory
| Arthritis | Encampment
# 25 | Springfield Lodge # 235 | Rebeka Lodge # 126