Gammel Legacy Trust

Gammel Legacy Trust

From the Committee charge:

The income from the Trust is “to be expended by the board of public welfare and by two ladies appointed annually for the purpose of purchasing such luxuries or delicacies for the Town poor, wherever located, as are not usually furnished them, and shall tend to promote their health and comfort.” The Jonas Gammel Legacy Trust was established in 1873.

The Trust provides that trustees must be “Ladies of Lexington”.

Full Charge of the Trust

Committee Membership
Members: 2
Appointed By: Select Board
Term: 1 year