by timesleaderonline, February 14, 2023
Frank D. Ballog of Cadiz has been elected and installed as Master of Flushing Masonic Lodge No. 298 during the 165th annual installation of officers held at the Flushing Masonic Lodge. Ballog was installed by Brian Breyer, district deputy grand master of the 23rd Masonic District.
Freemasonry is the oldest, largest, and most widely recognized fraternal organization in the world with over 2 million members in North America alone.
Charity is an important tenet of the Masonic fraternity with approximately $15 million provided annually in charitable giving by the 90,000 Freemasons in Ohio, which includes college scholarships and free training for Ohio school teachers to recognize students at non-academic risk.