W. Freeland Kendrick was a key figure involved in the initiative that developed into the fraternity's philanthropy.
Get to know John-Michael Phillips of Ballut Abyad Shriners, founder of Cause-Players, a cosplay unit for a cause.
U.S. President Warren Harding was the first President to become a Shriner.
William Jermyn Conlin – better known by his stage name, William J. “Billy” Florence – is credited as the co-founder of the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, along with Walter M. Fleming, M.D.
Many celebrities including actors, musicians and sports stars often visit Shriners Children’s locations, attend events and spend time with our patients.
Harold Lloyd an actor, comedian and stunt performer, served as the 1949-1950 Imperial Potentate of Shriners International.
Walter M. Fleming, M.D. is considered to be the cofounder of Shriners International.
Philanthropy through the eyes of Jason Polonsky, Aleppo Shriners.
Sam Briggs of Al Koran Shriners was elected Imperial Potentate, only the second in the organization’s history.
String musicians of all levels come together for acoustic jam sessions of traditional Appalachian/Bluegrass/Americana music genres.