Gratuities

It is the pleasure of the Arizona Grand York Rite to extend the following gratuities to our invited guests.  Each guest will be sent a personal invitation. This invitation and any required credentials for personal representatives must be submitted before the announced deadline for pre-registration, which is July 31, 2017.  No requests for gratuities will be honored after the deadline.

  1. The Most Worshipful Grand Master of Masons in Arizona;

    Three nights lodging, grand banquet and all lunches.

  1. General/Grand Encampment Heads

    The Most Excellent General Grand High Priest, General Grand Chapter, RAM
    The Most Puissant General Grand Master, General Grand Council, CM.; and
    The Most Eminent Grand Master of the Grand Encampment, K.T. or
    The personal Representative of any of the above with credentials:

    Two nights lodging, grand banquet and lunch for one day.

  2. Southwest Regional Deputies and the Southwestern Department Commander;

    One night lodging, grand banquet and lunch for one day.

  3. Heads of Bodies from other Jurisdictions

    Most Excellent Grand High Priests (only)
    Most Illustrious Grand Masters (only)
    Right Eminent Grand Commanders (only)

    Grand banquet and lunch on the day of introduction of distinguished guests.

  4. Sovereign Grand Inspector General, AASR, Arizona;

                  Lunch on the day of introduction of distinguished guests.

  1. State Master Councilor, Order of DeMolay, Grand Worthy Advisor, International Order of Rainbow for Girls; Grand Bethel Honored Queen or Miss Arizona Job’s Daughters, International Order of Job’s Daughters, and one adult leader accompanying each of these Youth Leaders.

    Lunch on the day of introduction of distinguished guests.

If an invited guest listed in paragraphs 1 through 5, above, is accompanied by his Lady, the gratuities extended to him will be extended to her.  Persons named in paragraphs 1 through 6 are exempt from payment of registration fees for Grand Sessions.

Leaders of other organizations of the Masonic Family may be invited to the informal opening and extended an invitation to lunch for the stated price of the meal.  This invitation will be extended with a request form for lunch with the appropriate amount indicated.