Daughters of the Nile is an international fraternal organization for women 18 years of age or older, who are related by birth or marriage to a Shriner, Master Mason or another Daughter of the Nile. It has been in existence as a social and charitable organization since 1913.
- One of their largest focuses is as a charity where they have:
Contributing over 1 million dollars annually to the Shriners Hospitals for Children
- Volunteering and sewing garments, quilts, and other necessary items
- Supporting over 148 Daughters of the Nile Organizations in the United States and Canada
Founded in 1913 in Seattle, Washington, Daughters of the Nile is comprised of 147 Temples throughout the United States and Canada, with more than 37,000 members.
Members of the Daughters of the Nile are proud of their long association with the Shrine of North America and their continuing support of Shriners Hospitals for Children.
If you are interested in becoming a member of this great Order, it is recommended that you contact any member of Daughters of the Nile for further information.
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My dad was Raymond Michael Blessitt. He died in 2016. I did not know he was a mason before that, but would like to know what he revered for all these years. My name is Joy Edan Blessitt.