Friends House, Inc. and Friends Nursing Home, Inc.
Friends House, Inc., established in 1966, is governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of 12 members nominated by the Nominating Committee and appointed by the Yearly Meeting, four each year for three-year terms, plus seven members nominated by the Board of Trustees of Friends House, Inc. and also appointed by the Yearly Meeting for three-year terms, two each year in two years and three the following year. An appointment begins with the next meeting of the Board of Trustees after the Yearly Meeting Session that made the appointment. A person may serve no more than two consecutive terms. All trustees are selected from the members of the Religious Society of Friends.
Trustees attend meetings, conduct business, and help keep the Yearly Meeting informed of the work of the Board in operating a retirement home near Sandy Spring, Maryland.
Friends Nursing Home, Inc., established in 1968, has the same 19 persons as their Trustees with the same conditions of appointment and of service as the members of the Board of Trustees of Friends House, Inc.
The Trustees operate Friends Nursing Home and keep the Yearly Meeting informed of its progress.
|Mailing address:||17340 Quaker Lane
Sandy Spring, MD 20860