Shriners International is the "Worlds Greatest Philanthropy"
No Man Stands So Tall As When He Stoops To Help A Child!
Shriners International - Kena Shriners
Support Shriners Hospitals for Children®, a health care system dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of a family's ability to pay. About Kena Shriners
In 1922 the Shriners founded the first Shriners Hospitals for Children® in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Since then this unique philanthropy has grown to an extraordinary health system with 22 facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Shriners Hospitals for Children® is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our hospitals provide advanced care for over One million children, supported by Shriners everywhere. About the Hospitals
In every Shriner Temple the Clubs and Units Are the backbone of our fraternity,
in countless places, both near and afar, they marched, play, sing, ride, and romp bringing joy and pleasure to the young and to the old. They have serve in every job imaginable at hundreds of Temple activities and events. We salute the men in the red, green and gold, and all other colors including the black tuxedo. You continually bring honor to your Temple and credit to yourselves. Clubs and Units
Why join the Shrine?
Fun, Friendship and Fellowship. Shriners Hospitals for Children®. Personal Growth and Development. Leadership Development. Family Programs. Entertainment. And Much More!
About Kena Shriners
Kena Shriners was chartered in 1952 and is one of near 200 Shrine Temples (Chapters) around the World, Kena is located in Manassas Virginia. Shriners International has a Worldwide membership of over 500,000 and is a fraternity based on fun, fellowship and the Masonic principles of brotherly love, relief and truth. Shriners are an appendant body of the Freemasons.
Shriners founded the Shriners Hospitals for Children® and spend about 2.5 million dollars each and every day, and have treated over one million children. Shriners are know as the Worlds greatest philanthropy! For more information, or to Refer a patient
The members of Kena Shriners (know as Nobles) provide transportation for the children and their families who live in the Northern Virginia area to and from the Shriners Hospitals for Children®. They also raise money for the SHC. Shriners raise awareness for their cause by having fun participating in community parades. (You've most likely seen the Shriners; wearing funny-looking red hats, driving those little cars in parades.) Kena Shriners also has several other Clubs & Units in the parades, like our Clowns, Band, Motorcycles, Legion of Honor, Antique Cars, Hillbilly's, Highlanders, and many others.
Shriners have fun, friendship and fellowship raising money and awareness for their cause in many different ways. Such as, fundraiser dinners, golf outings, raffles, party's, and several other types of social family events. And of course the many parades. These events are advertised in our newsletter called the Kenagram.