Volume LVMay 2008Number 2

Masonic Villages' Admissions Policy

Admissions to the Masonic Villages are governed by the Committee on Masonic Homes, members of which are elected by the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania. The Committee on Masonic Homes approves or disapproves applications for admission primarily on the basis of need. Decisions concerning admission, the provision of services and referrals of residents are not based upon the applicant's race, color, religion, disability, ancestry, national origin, familial status, age, sex, limited English proficiency (LEP) or any other protected status.

The Committee on Masonic Homes has approved the following service levels for admission to the Masonic Villages in Dallas, Elizabethtown, Lafayette Hill, Sewickley and Warminster:

Service Level 1:Service Level 2:Service Level 3:
PA Master MasonGrandmother of PA Master MasonOther PA Masonic Relatives
PA Eastern StarGrandfather of PA Master MasonMaster Mason of Other Jurisdictions
Wife of PA Master MasonFather of PA Master Mason 
Spouse of PA Eastern StarMother-in-law of PA Master MasonService Level 4:
Widow of PA Master MasonFather-in-law of PA Master MasonOthers on behalf of Pennsylvania Freemasonry
Mother of PA Master MasonSon of PA Master Mason 
Daughter of PA Master MasonSpouse of PA Eastern Star who is not a Mason 
Sister of PA Master MasonService Level 1 & 2 with less than 5 years' membership 

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