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”.
View the Full Charge of the Trust (PDF).
- Members: 2
- Appointed By: Select Board
- Term: 1 year