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There’s always something fun and exciting going on at Frederick Living. The more you know about what’s going on here, the easier it is for you to become involved—and that makes Frederick Living a more interesting community for all of us. View our latest news below or use the menu to the left to get more detail—and be sure to follow us on Facebook for regular updates as well!

Busy Hands/Warm Hearts Delivery

December 10, 2018

  Busy Hands/Warm Hearts is group of Independent Living Residents at Frederick Living who volunteer their time to benefit others. Twelve resident volunteers made over 100 handmade crocheted, knitted, and sewn sweaters, hats, gloves, scarves, baby booties, blankets, and more. The group gathers every Tuesday to work on needlework projects but much of the work is finished on their own time. Marlene Smith and Ruby Ifkowitz transported the items shown in the photo to Genesis Pregnancy Center, Birthright, and the Pottstown Sewing Center (for their Linus Project) this afternoon. Ruby and Dan Ifkowitz transported the majority of the items to...

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Take a trip with Glick’s- Around the World at Christmastime

November 29, 2018

What a wonderful time of year! Christmas is in the air!  Frederick Living will be participating in the Glicks Greenhouse 2018 Poinsettia Show- wreath contest,  which is taking place this upcoming weekend. Be sure to come and check out this wonderful display of Around the World at Christmastime!!! For more information, please check out Glick’s website or Facebook page!!

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Black Friday is Almost Here!!!

November 21, 2018

This Black Friday, score deals at smile.amazon.com/ch/23-1382402 and AmazonSmile donates to Frederick Mennonite Community.  

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Grand Illumination 2018

November 6, 2018
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New Art Exhibit Featuring Paintings by David C. Page

November 5, 2018

David survived a major stroke in his mid-forties which left him confused and speechless. His right side was paralyzed and without the sense of touch. He came home broken and scattered, like a barn following a tornado. His family, friends and belief were all still in place like a stone foundation, but everything else was in ruin. One timber at a time, his frame was reconstructed. He was re-roofed, sided and painted with …love. Eventually, David was able to go back to work as an Art Teacher in the North Penn School District and before retiring had the honor of...

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Amazon Smile is giving back more!

October 29, 2018

  Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Frederick Living (Frederick Mennonite Community)’s Benevolent Care Fund when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/23-1382402.            

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The Amazing Raise

September 25, 2018

The BIG Day is COMING!!! The big day is coming! The Amazing Raise is a 24-hour giving challenge taking place on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 that brings together the Tri-County region’s (Montgomery, Northern Chester, Eastern Berks) nonprofit community to help raise much needed unrestricted funds and shine a spotlight on the good work of nonprofits in the 422 corridor. You can help support Frederick Living’s Benevolent Care fund, or our Dementia Projects. You can go in now and schedule a gift that would be made that day or you can go to this link on October 16, the actual give day,...

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Studio B Fine Art Gallery- “On the Road” Exhibition

September 12, 2018

Frederick Living’s newest Art Exhibit features Studio B Fine Art Gallery’s “On the Road” exhibition which showcases the work of Studio B’s members in galleries beyond its home in Boyertown. Studio B is proud of their members and excited to share their creativity with you. They celebrate lifelong learning, creativity, and personal involvement in the visual and communication arts and seek to be a dynamic part of the Boyertown community, a “go to” destination for learning, fun and friendship. The Gallery at Frederick Living is open to the public between the hours of 8 AM-5 PM. The exhibit will be...

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Pennsylvania Area Frederick Living Awarded ‘Excellence in Care’ Distinction’

September 4, 2018

Pennsylvania Area Frederick Living Awarded ‘Excellence in Care’ Distinction’ By Alzheimer’s Foundation of America NEW YORK (August 31, 2018)—The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) announced that Frederick Living, of Pennsylvania, has met its national standards, achieving AFA’s “Excellence in Care (EIC) Dementia Care Program of Distinction.” Dementia care settings are eligible to attain this status following an extensive evaluation of staff, procedures, and environment, to assess the level of dementia care and ensure best practices. “Frederick Living is the embodiment of quality dementia care and operates at the highest level. They are always looking for new ways to improve care...

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17 Years in a Row!

February 21, 2018

Frederick Living was presented with a $10,000 check by Lori Hartzel, Frederick Living’s Gift Shop Manager for the 17th consecutive year. Lori presented the check to Brian Fallon, Vice President of Finance. Each year the money is donated to the Resident Benevolent Care Fund which assists residents who, through no fault of their own, may run out of the f…inances needed to pay for their care. This fund allows residents to remain part of the Frederick Family. Proceeds from the sales at the Gift Shop make the presentation of this check possible. The Gift Shop is open Monday through Friday...

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