Sidney Gaines Memorial Scholarship History


Sydney Gaines is a Past Master of Faith Lodge. He was born March 30,

1895 in New York City. He died December 30, 1988.

He was raised a Master Mason 3-31-1917 in Washington lodge No.

1117. He demitted from Washington lodge and became a member of

Faith Lodge 3-14-1921. He became the Worshipful Master of Faith

Lodge in 1923-24.

Following his death in 1988, his family found a life insurance policy and

willed it to Faith Lodge with the direction that a scholarship would be

established in his name. Faith Lodge has continued to offer this

scholarship since its inception.

If you would like to apply for this scholarship, contact the lodge at 940-447-6016 or by email at

Sidney Gaines Memorial Scholarship Recipients