FRIENDSHIP

To improve and elevate the character of mankind by promoting the principles of friendship, love, truth, faith, hope, charity and universal justice.

LOVE

To help make the world a better place to live by aiding each other in times of need and by organizing charitable projects and activities that would benefit the less fortunate, the youth, the elderly, the environment and the community in every way possible.

TRUTH

To promote good will and harmony amongst peoples and nations through the principle of universal fraternity, holding the belief that all men and women regardless of race, nationality, religion, social status, gender, rank and station are brothers and sisters

UPCOMING EVENTS

13:30 TO 20:30

2015 IOOF Golf Tournament Fundraiser

NOTE TO GOLFERS!: 11:00am shuttle from LIDO Waterfront Bistro, 1:30pm shotgun start at Olympic View Golf Course Welcome to the 3rd Annual Odd Fellows Invitational Golf Tournament. Last year with the community’s help, this event raised almost $10,000 t...

@ 643 Latoria Rd, Victoria, BC

MILESTONE EVENTS

Every year, these are the big events the members of Odd Fellows Columbia Lodge #2 are known for, and we will continue to show how important it is to have a blast supporting great causes and your community.

Word Up from the Odd Fellows

"I am for people. I can't help it." - Charlie Chaplin. Actor, Director, Odd Fellow.

Where We Live

Did You Know? - Odd Facts

  • John A. MacDonald, Wyatt Earp, Charlie Chaplin, and Winston Churchill were all Odd Fellows.
  • No one actually knows how the Odd Fellows were started.
  • The International Order of Odd Fellows has lodges in at least 29 countries
  • Also known as "The Three Link Fraternity", referring to our "Triple Links" logo – containing the letters F, L and T, (Friendship, Love and Truth).
  • First fraternity in the US to include both men and women in 1851.
  • The peak of membership was probably in 1915 when the IOOF had 3.4 million active members.