ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR
GRAND CHAPTER OF MARYLAND
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization to which both women and men can belong, with over 1 million members worldwide. Eastern Star shares with the Masonic Fraternity in giving to the world Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth.
The purposes of the Order are: charitable; educational; and fraternal. Eastern Star provides a fraternal organization where women and men with high moral and social character can contribute time, energy and knowledge to our Order working together for Charity, Truth and Loving-Kindness for the good of all mankind throughout the world.