Community News

2024 Triple “E” Award Recipient

April 8, 2024

Congratulations to Charissa Rodgers on receiving the Triple “E” Award for this past quarter. The “Triple E” is awarded to an employee who excels in the performance of their duties, contributes to the overall well-being of all our residents’ quality of life, and creates a positive environment to work and live. Charissa has been with…


A Perfect Place to Live: Utica, NY

April 3, 2024

A Perfect Place to Live: Utica, NY, and the Mohawk Valley The Masonic Care Community is situated just southeast of downtown Utica, NY, on a sprawling 600-acre campus. As an active senior living community, we believe this area of New York offers an exceptional blend of tranquility and accessibility for those seeking a serene yet…


MCC 2023 Community Impact Report

March 17, 2024

Take a look at the 2023 Community Impact Report! The 2023 Community Impact Report


Empire State Masons 2024 Spring

March 6, 2024

Empire State Masons Volume 73, Number 1, Spring 2024


Horticultural Center at MCC

February 14, 2024

Opening in 2020, the Horticultural Center stands as a remarkable addition to the Masonic Care Community. We take great pride in offering such a distinctive facility to our residents, making it a unique amenity within the senior care community. From Farm to Garden Rooted in our historical legacy, which once boasted a working farm with…


Household Model of Care

January 30, 2024

Fostering Belonging, Autonomy, and Community at Masonic Care Community Using the Household Model of Care At Masonic Care Community, we implement the Household Model of Care as part of our person-centered approach to long-term care. Our aim is to create a sense of belonging in a caring and thriving community for every individual here. This…


Bob Butler Retires After 39 years of Devoted Service

December 4, 2023

Masonic Care Community Long Time Employee, Bob Butler, Retires After 39 years of Devoted Service Everyone looks forward to the day they are able to retire. However, back in 1985, when a young man by the name of Bob Butler began working for the Masonic Care Community, the word retirement never even crossed his mind.…


130 Years Strong: Promises Made, Promises Kept

November 9, 2023

A Celebration of Service to Our Community  This year marks an important historical milestone as we celebrate the 130th anniversary of the Masonic Care Community. As legend goes, in 1842 a man by the name of Greenfield Pote, the Grand Tiler of the New York State Masonic Fraternity, laid a silver dollar on the altar…


Veterans Memorial Garden Located at Masonic Care Community

July 7, 2023

The Veterans Memorial Garden at the Masonic Care Community will honor the legacy of American military veterans. The Garden will be a peaceful area dedicated to all five Unites States Uniformed Services and their respective Guard and Reserve Units. You can join in helping to support this extraordinary project with your generous gift today. Access…

Employee of the year holding a certificate.

Employee of the Year

March 15, 2023

Congratulations to Corey Bennett To COREY BENNETT, each person at the Masonic Care Community is important. And he treats everyone — staff, residents and residents’ families — like they are his family. “Working for the Masonic Care Community is like working with family. My parents are older and the age of the residents that live…