Select a Hella Shrine Unit from the list below, then select a news article to read.

101 Association

Named by past potentate Stan Ballard, we do 101 things to help the temple.The 101's serve food and beverages at all the functions at the temple, also many parades. Come out and let us wait on you.

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A La Karts

The A La Kart unit is over twenty years old, and has won just about every award that is given in the Shrine world. In addition to competition, the Karts ride an average of ten parades a year.

While you're here, check out our Photo Gallery.

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Arab Patrol

Jim Freeland – 972-412-4584
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Black Horse Patrol

The Hella Mounted Patrol was started in 1957 by Nobles Otto Consolvo and Ernest Webber who used hand painted signs to identify themselves while riding horseback through the All-State Convention Parade in Fort Worth. Two months later the Hella Mounted Patrol was formed and approved in November by the Potentate. The Unit later changed its name to the Hella Black Horse Patrol.

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Boat Club

Bobby Caldwell, 972-207-9880

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Bowling League

An active unit, Hella Shrine Bowlers regularly attend out of town tournaments encouraging support of the Shrine at a national level. Come join us for fun and fellowship at Showplace Lanes in Garland. Wednesday nights 8:30 PM

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Camel Herders

Dean Melton – 214-924-1894

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Cavaliers

Hella CavaliersThe Hella Cavaliers is a Shriners Motorcycle Unit. We ride almost every kind of two wheeled vehicle known to man, both in competitons across the US and just for fun.

Our credo is "That no man stands as tall, as when he stoops to help a child". We ride so that children can walk!

To read more about us, please click here. To read about what we've been up to, go to Cavaliers.HellaShriners.Org. To contact us, send us an e-mail.

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Clowns

Hella Clowns was formed in 1954 with four Clowns. Ray Sullivan, Troy Woerner, Jamie Jamison and Lonnie Mulder who got together in Oak Cliff Texas and wrote the By-Laws for the Unit. Hella Clowns work hard for their unit to raise money for the Hospital and they Love the Competition against their fellow Shriners.
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Concert/German Band

The Hella Concert-German is one Band with two music folders. One contains overtures, musicals, show tunes and marches. The other has authentic waltzes, polks and marches imported from German and Austria. The band plays at various Shrine functions and entertains at retirements homes or wherever concert or German music is required.

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Directors Staff

The Director's Staff is made up of a bunch of men who enjoy good fellowship within the realm of good, clean fun. We sincerely believe the Second Section of the Ceremonial has a beneficial part in the growth and well-being of Hella Temple. If in doubt, ask the next Noble you see what happened to him when he crossed the Hot Sands.
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Dixielanders

The Dixielanders, like ALL Shrine entities in this northern hemisphere, exist for one purpose, "To Help Kids". We do this by playing toe tappin' Dixieland Jazz for a nominal fee and donating the proceeds to Shrines Hospitals each year.
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Drum & Bugle Corps

We play so the Children can Play!

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Flying Fezzes

Past Commander and Commander Steve Eason - 214.638.0345

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Golf Association

The mission of the Hella Shrine Golf Association is to promote the Shrine and encourage complete cooperation of all members with Hella Temple, its officers and members and to assist in every way possible in carrying out the Temple's policies, to secure petitions and support the Shrine Circus.

Go here for more details about the Hella Shrine Golf Association.

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Greeters

Steve Eason, President – 214.638.0345

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Gun Club

A. D. Palmer – 972-286-8680

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Knights Of Mecca

Created on May 24th 1973, the Knights of Mecca is open to any Master or Past Master in good standing of a blue lodge who is in good standing of any Temple of the AAONMS residing within the jurisdiction of Hella Shrine.

Click here to see our calendar of events.

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Legion Of Honor

The Legion of Honor was formed in 1980 for Nobles who are, or previously have been, active in the Armed Forces of the United States and its allies and presently has ninety-six members. The Legion of Honor "Carries the Flags" for Crippled Children!"

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Mini Patrol

In 1968, Hella Shrine Temple granted a group of "daredevil" Shriners a charter to form a unit in the motor patrol. We ride a cool little custom mini bike that is a blast to ride.

Our dues are $20.00 per year and you do not have to ride a mini bike to be a member. If you are interested in joining the Mini Patrol, or would like more information, please contact any member of the Unit or send an e-mail to: hellaminipatrol@gmail.com.

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Motor Patrol

Members of the Motor Patrol ride as a unit in various local parades, grand openings, special civic events and the Shrine Circus to support Hella Temple and Shriner's Hospitals for Children. The unit takes pride in its annual "Street Rod, Classic Car and Bike Show."

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Nobles Of Note

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Members of The Nobles of Note big band volunteer their time and talents for the relief of child burn victims by providing the public with a quality music and dance experience.

 

 

 

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Oriental Band

We encourage all members of the Hella Shrine, and Masons that are considering the Shrine to come visit us and see what an evolving, dynamic Shrine uint can be like. Our Stated Meetings are every 2nd Sunday at 1pm with social time and meal to follow around 1:30. You and your lady will always be welcome as our guest. There are a couple of ways to be a part of the Oriental Band, an Active member and a Social member. Both ways you and your lady will be welcome at all of our events and meetings , but as an Active member you will be a performing member of the Band.

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Parade Committee

The Hella Parade Committee is a unit of the Hella Shrine consisting of a Parade Marshall, President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and other members. The Marshall, appointed by the Potentate, is a member of the divan and communicates with the Potentate on all the parades and special events.

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Peace Officers

po unitThe object of this organization shall be to promote good fellowship, to endeavor on attaining maximum effectiveness among the Peace Officers of Hella Temple, and at all times to promote the best interest of all Shriners according to dictates of Imperial Shrine Law, the by-laws of Hella Temple and for the advancement of crippled and burned children's philanthropy.

President: Bud Mann 972-742-2912

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Provost Guard

The mission of the Hella Shrine Provost Guard Unit is to support Hella Shrine Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S., the Potentate and the Nobility thereof in the performance of their duties and objectives for the common good of the Nobility and Shrindom.

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Rollin' Nobles

The Rollin' Nobles are an RV Club started in 1985. The club's main function is to promote Shrinedom and enjoy good fellowship. We have a campout on the second weekend of every month except December.

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Sons of the Desert

This Unit is free to all new Nobles and their Ladies. It is to inform the new Nobles and their Ladies on the working parts of the Temple. For more information contact: John Krodel at eglideride@yahoo.com or 214-762-6077
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