The Cayman Island Government has pledged $1.5 million toward the construction of the new Pines building.
The handover of the first $750,000 has enabled The Pines to secure contractors and supplies needed to begin Phase 2.
The Pines’ board of directors, staff and residents expressed their thanks for the generous assistance.
The Pines, which still needs to raise another $2 million to ensure the success of the project, appreciates any donations, small or large, a press releases says.
Anyone wishing to make a donation to The Pines Retirement Home may do so by depositing directly to Cayman National Bank account number 011-11202 or into HSBC account number 100-025410-001.
Both account names are The Pines Retirement Home.