On October 9th the members of the Illinois State Grotto Association had their annual hospitality room. Where they hosted all the brethren attending the Grand Lodge session in Springfield,IL. At this session EL JAALA GROTTO initiated 13 New Prophets into the relm. On the following day during the Illinois State Grotto Association Luncheon our very own Past Monarch Ivan Lugo was awarded the Illinois State Grotto Association Mason of the year award. The award was presented by the newly elected Grand Master Of Illinois Tony Cracco.