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Contact Information 
William T. Boyd #79 
14402 Kinsman
Cleveland, Ohio 44120

Qualifications to become a Prince Hall Freemason in Ohio you must:

  • Be a man and at least 18 years of age.
  • Be a citizen of Ohio.
  • Be of good moral character.
  • Have a personal belief in a Supreme Being.
  • Decide to become a Mason of "your own free will and accord".
  • Be loyal to your country.
  • Dedicated to providing for your own family.
  • Have a sincere determination to conduct yourself in a manner that will earn the respect and trust of others.
  • Possess a desire to help others through community service and universal benevolence.
  • Be of good mental and physical health, and have good control and use of your limbs.

Follow these steps to become a member:

  • Talk with someone you know who is a member of the Fraternity
  • If you do not know anyone who is a Mason, just contact a lodge in your neighborhood.
  • Masons do not solicit for members. You'll need to express your personal interest in joining the Fraternity.
  • Complete a petition for membership, obtain three signatures of members of the Lodge you are petitioning and return it to your local Lodge with your petition fees.
  • Three members will meet with you to answer your questions.
  • Your petition will be presented for secret ballot. If accepted, you will be notified to appear to receive the first of three Degrees of Masonry.