We are the family of Oddfellowship, composed of Men believing in a supreme being, the creator and preserver of the universe, who have come together in our local communities having the same beliefs and values as others, that; Friendship, Love and Truth are the basic guidelines that we need to follow in our daily lives. Through working in our local community we understand that we can make a difference in the lives of people.
Why are we Odd Fellows? Read the beginnings of Odd Fellowship and you will see where the name came from. Odd because we want to help "elevate the character of man" Odd because we want to keep kids off drugs (we support the D.A.R.E program), Odd because we want to help with Baileys House. Odd because we want to help the fire dept educate kids about fleeing a fire situation. Odd because we want to give money for fireworks for all Mt. Zion to enjoy. Odd because we want to help support kids baseball. Odd because we want to help God's shelter of Love. Odd because we want to help with project graduation. Odd because we want to help with Mt. Zion community Christmas! The Odd Fellows are involved in numerous charitable efforts and humanitarian endeavors such as scholarships in the state of Illinois and to two Seniors at Mt. Zion High School. Yes we are Odd all right, Odd to want to spend our time helping others: Odd Fellows established April 26, 1819.