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Hezekiah

Hezekiah is a dashing 4 year old! He is happy, funny and enthusiastic! He is, in this writers opinion, a SUPERHERO! Hezekiah has come a very long way since he began receiving Occupational Therapy, at age two, from The Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children! Just six months ago, Hezekiah was not able to follow… Read more

Kasper

Kasper is one of “Our Kids”. He was born prematurely, 13 weeks early, and had respiratory distress and bleeding in his brain called a “hemorrhage”. He spent his first couple months in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. He is now, chronologically, almost one year old. However, correcting for prematurity, he is 8 months old. Due… Read more

Makenna

When Makenna was 6 months old, her parents were told that her future was unclear.  Doctors told them she had a syndrome that affected parts of her brain, and that she was likely blind.  The part of her brain that was most affected controls coordination and balance.   With both of her parents being teachers, they… Read more

Mateo

Meet Mateo! This handsome little guy is Mateo. He is 3 ½ years old, and full of life! He’s had a long road to travel in those 3 ½ years, but as you can see from these photos, Mateo is a happy, busy little kid now. He loves to play, and he has a great… Read more

Pierce

Do you recall the feeling you had the day you got your first set of wheels? Be it a two wheeled Schwinn or a four wheeled ride, it meant one thing, independence! You had places to go, things to do, and people to see! One young man, 3-1/2 year old Pierce, experienced that for the… Read more

Garland Family Charity Golf Tournament

11th Annual Garland Family Memorial Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children, Inc.   A 4-player scramble at Tacoma Elks Allenmore Golf Club will be held at 2013 S. Cedar St Tacoma, WA on Saturday, July 27th, 2019.   Register More info (PDF)   Schedule Restaurant open for dinner: July 26th, evening Registration: July 27th, 7:30am –… Read more

Summer Convention Agenda

2019 SUMMER CONVENTION AGENDA Downloadable PDF (Please note the agenda may change) WEDNESDAY 06/12 3:00pm                           Executive Committee Meeting Charitable Trust (to follow Executive Committee)   THURSDAY 06/13 Please wear State uniform, shirt/tie for sessions-Business casual for other events 7:30am-5:00pm            WSEA Convention Registration 8:30AM-12:00pm        Therapy Trustees Financial Trustees Program Advocates 12:00pm-1:00pm … Read more

BUCKS Program: Extra Life 2019

The Extra Life team for Seattle Elks Lodge #92 has raised a total of $16,718 for Seattle Children’s Hospital during the Game Day event over the last two years, with last year the team raising $10,000!   Angie Iler, Elk of the Year (Co-Captain) Has participated in Extra Life 6 years Hi! I’m team co-captain… Read more

Advertising Co-Pay

CO-PAY ADVERTISING DESCRIPTION & INSTRUCTIONS INTENT: The intent of the co-pay advertising is to assist the lodges in making their membership and community aware of the various Elk activities, both social and benevolent, in an effort to increase current membership involvement and increase new member applications and initiation into our order. TYPE OF ADS: The… Read more

Virtual manual saves time, paper

By RICK GATHEN, Membership and Marketing Manager The Bricks & Clicks transformation continues with the introduction of the new Grand Lodge Membership & Marketing “Virtual” Manual. It is accessible 24/7 to all Members registered on elks.org. No more book-form or PDF manual. No more limited access just to Lodge Secretaries. It offers continuous and collective… Read more