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At the beginning of 2000, there were 1,376 residents at the Masonic Homes at Elizabethtown. As of December 31, there were 1,438 residents: 37 in the Masonic Children's Home, 7 in the Residential/Respite Cottage, 237 in Residential Living, 424 in the Masonic Health Care Center, 113 in the Freemasons Building, and 620 in Retirement Living. The Masonic Homes' youngest resident is 7 and the oldest resident is 104.

The Village Green Area construction/renovation project at the Masonic Homes at Elizabethtown continued throughout 2000 with completion set for March 2001. The project included the constuction of the Freemasons Cultural Center, including the Brossman Ballroom, named in honor of Bro. Jay G. Brossman for his continual support of the Masonic Homes; the new Museum; new recreation areas; the newly renovated Deike Auditorium, White Ballroom, and Masonic Lodge; a Visitors Center; the Three Loaves Café; staff offices; and the new Masonic Homes' Child Care Center. The upgrades and new areas will offer more opportunities for resident programming, staff education, inter-generational opportunities among the youth and the residents, and space for meetings and special events for the Fraternity and community groups. Adding 200 parking spaces to the area will help to provide much needed parking during large events on campus. A new Central Kitchen and Commissary, an advanced cook-chill food preparation kitchen, is being built adjacent to the Ben Franklin Building at the current dock area. Renovations also were made to the Grand Lodge Hall building and to various residential buildings. The Clubhouse Dining Room in the Retirement Living area was upgraded as well.

The Masonic Eastern Star Home-East worked on a variety of quality improvement areas in 2000 to improve resident satisfaction such as the dining program and the addition of two new whirlpools, a wheelchair accessible glider for the courtyard and new courtyard furnishings, and new beds and mattresses.

The Masonic Eastern Star Home-East worked on a variety of quality improvement areas in 2000 to improve resident satisfaction such as the dining program and the addition of two new whirlpools, a wheelchair accessible glider for the courtyard and new courtyard furnishings, and new beds and mattresses.

At the Masonic Homes at Elizabethtown during 2000:
1,878,078 lbs. of laundry were cleaned.
1,160,578 meals were served.
2,680,986 lbs. of milk were produced.

During 2000, the Outreach Program worked with local Blue Lodges and The Order of The Eastern Star chapters to acquire and install stair climber systems for two persons who are unable to navigate the stairs in their homes, and helped several families in Pennsylvania and Florida to lower drug costs.

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