The Shrine Treasurers Association
of North America is an Association of the Treasurers of
the 191 Shrine Temples throughout North America.
Shriners International is an International fraternity of
approximately 425,000 members throughout the World. The Shrine's
official philanthropy is
Shriners Hospitals for Children, a network of 22
hospitals that provide expert, no-cost orthopedic and
burn care to children under the age of 18. We
invite you to explore our Web site to find out more
about these three special organizations.
The 2015 Annual Meeting was held
July 5 in Huston TX.
Dr. Fred Jax
as President of our Association
conducted the meeting. Secretary/Treasurer Ralph Calhoun
provide his reports in good form.
Several of the Imperial Officers
were able to visit us at our meeting. Presentations were made by
Imperial Treasurer Jim McConnell and Legal Council Alex Rodgers. Interesting and informative discussions
were shared among the attendees.
Our Mid Winter Meeting will be held April 2-4
2016 in Tampa FL.
details will be available later this year and the agenda will be posted on our
To provide publications and newsletters
that will provide Shrine Temples with a source of valuable
To provide a Midwinter meeting for
training, legislation, and exchange of ideas which will
assist Temples in solving their financial and accounting
Assist all Temple Treasurers to perform
their elected task as Chief Financial Officers of their
To employ the latest acceptable financial
and accounting principles at all Shrine Temples in order to
maximize Temple operating and financial performance.
To enhance the individual Temple
Treasurers position so that it will attract the most
qualified Nobles within our organization.
Develop and make recommendations
that will further safeguard our Temples from financial
and operating risks.