If you have ever seen a parade you may have seen the Shriners. They can be spotted driving around in their tiny cars. Some might have bought a ticket to their circus.
Shriners are a nation-wide group that helps children and young adults in local communities. Its members run 22 hospitals across the United States. The patients they care for are mostly children under the age of 18. Dick Hallett of Mars Hill served as Potentate at the Presque Isle lodge in 2006. A Potentate is like a CEO. Continue reading “Shriners: More Than Just the Circus”