New Connections at the Heart

by Larry Zook, President/CEO The interior and exterior work on crossings East continues through this summer and fall with new residents scheduled to move in by early 2019. In recent months it is impossible to drive on East Oregon Road and not notice the changes to the heart of the Landis Homes campus. The Crossings […]

President’s Blog — 10 Years of Learning

by President/CEO Larry Zook in conversation with Susan Stauffer, Director of the Pathways Institute for Lifelong Learning, as the program prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary . The Fall Semester Kickoff & 10th Anniversary Celebration will be held on July 24 at 1:30 pm at Calvary Church.  See more info here. How did Pathways at […]

Focus on Finance

  January 2018 by President/CEO Larry Zook in conversation with Eric Bender, Vice President of Finance Landis Homes just finished working on significant bank financing helping to fund the remaining 57 Crossings apartments surrounding the new Learning & Wellness Center. What goes into making this process work from a financial perspective? Any financing such as […]

Generous Giving Through the Years

Larry Zook interviews Beth Trout, Vice President of Advancement Sharing financial resources has been integral to Landis Homes since our beginning. As you look at our history, what are some of the ways this has been demonstrated? Landis Homes would not be what it is today without our history of generous donors. The $100,000 of seed […]

Expanding the Reach of Service

  By President/CEO Larry Zook in conversation with Evon Bergey, Vice President of Community Initiatives Landis Homes is part of Landis Communities. Together we provide an increasing range of Comforting Live at Home Services and Feel at Home Communities®. Recently I interviewed Evon Bergey, who serves as Vice President of Community Initiatives, about the ways […]

A History and Future of Serving Others

  by Larry Zook, President/CEO From our beginning Landis Homes has intentionally sought ways to engage the larger community. Board members, team members and residents have balanced an inward focus on keeping Landis Homes strong and vital, with an outward focus seeking to honor and enrich the lives of others who do not live at […]

Service of Gratitude and Blessing

On June 21, 2016, a group of nearly 70 residents and staff gathered under the shade of a tree where the Learning & Wellness Center and new apartments and will be located. The service led by the Pastoral Services team included singing, a resident’s reflections about the trees, and memories from siblings, who are now […]