August 19, 2013
The notoriously secretive Freemasons are to appoint their first ever ‘youth ambassador’ to shake off their stuffy image as old men with funny handshakes.
A branch of the organisation, one of the oldest in the world, is advertising for an 18-25 year old to appeal to a ‘younger generation’ admitting few current members are aged under 30.
Although they are open to anyone over 18, male or female, masons fear many see them ‘white haired old gentlemen in tweed jackets.’
But they want to attract young blood to make the organisation ‘relevant in the 21st Century.’
This article was posted: Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:32 am