Fredericksburg has many appendant and concordant bodies operating within the region as well as ties to a number of bodies further afield.
The Scottish Rite is the largest and most widely practiced Masonic Rite in the world that expand upon and elaborate the teachings and lessons of the masons in 32 degrees.
Open to Master Masons who have attained the 32nd degree in the Scottish Rite, the Knights of Saint Andrew exist to assist and give service to their local Valley of the Scottish Rite through charity and organizing events.
The National Sojourners organize current and former members of the uniformed forces of the United States, in order to cultivate Masonic ideals, support patriotic aims and assist those who may be overtaken by adversity or affliction in a united effort to further the needs of National Defense
Chapter No. 545
Unisex and Womens’ Groups
For women related to Knights Templars, the Social Order of Beauceants cultivates the spirit of love for and loyalty to each other, and the Order of Knights Templar, and the reciprocal consideration due the order.
Assembly No. 266
The members of the Order of the Eastern Star are dedicated women and men who sincerely reflect the spirit of fraternal love and the desire to work together for good. It gives them the opportunity to give a part of their time to many projects that benefit mankind while gaining a deeper understanding of morals.
Chapter No. 29
Job’s Daughters International is a Masonic youth organization for girls between the ages of 10 and 20. Job’s Daughters is a premier organization for young women that teaches the values of leadership, public speaking, charity, respect for parents and elders, and teamwork. Members participate in a variety of activities such as: bimonthly meetings, fundraisers, service projects, leadership workshops,theme parties, dances and so much more!
Bethel No. 16
The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls prepares girls for responsible and purposeful adulthood through character and leadership development, encouraging unselfish service and higher ideals in life, and promoting teamwork and effective interpersonal communications.
Assembly No. 12
DeMolay is the premier international youth leadership organization, striving to shape young men into leaders of character by epitomizing timeless values, and accepting the challenge of leadership – both of character and of action. The young men of DeMolay transform themselves into citizens of the highest caliber.