Your Donations Matter

Here is a small reminder of what your donations to the Elks National Foundation help achieve.  Take the time to watch this video featuring scholars at the 2017 Leadership Weekend talking about what they are going to do with their Elks scholarships.  You being an Elk and your donations to the Elks National Foundation are making… Read more

Junes Pulse from the ENF!

As you might have guessed, the Elks National Foundation spent a lot of time this month preparing for the Elks National Convention. This year, from June 30 to July 4, we’re celebrating 150 years of Elkdom in San Antonio. We’ll be holding a massive service trip, seminars, presenting the ENF report at Opening Ceremonies and… Read more

The Enrique S. Camarena Award

The Washington State Elks Association was extremely proud and humbled to be part of the presenting of the Highest Grand Lodge Drug Awareness Program Award – The Enrique S. Camarena Award – to the most deserving recipient anyone could have ever imagined – Joe Lusignan. There was not a dry eye in the place after… Read more

Drug Awareness Information

The Best Drug & Substance Information from a Source You Can Trust. RAY LOZANO SPEAKING TO AZUSA PACIFIC UNIVERSITY STUDENTS In this video, Ray Lozano speaks to 1,000’s of university students at Azusa Pacific University chapel in southern California in March, 2018. This presentation on the neurological, physiological and sociological implications of alcohol use, was… Read more

Prescription Take back Day – April 28th

The DEA has released a new toolkit of flyers, posters, brochures, web ads, etc. that are typically made available to help advertise the DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. It is now up and live on dea.gov. The material is under the “Partnership Toolbox” button over on the right-hand side of www.dea.gov. Click the link below… Read more

Grand Exalted Ruler Message

Celebrating a storied past and a bright future Message from the Grand Exalted Ruler  MALCOLM J. McPHERSON JR. February can be cold and dreary but it is a bright, optimistic time for Elks. This month we celebrate the birthday of our Order, which began 150 years ago on February 16, 1868. While Elks will mark… Read more

Ritual Team

Your Washington State Elks Association Ritual team (from Yakima Lodge #318) for Grand Lodge 2018 in San Antonio, TX All State Officers are: Exalted Ruler: Chuck Lacoursiere, Leading Knight: Penny Sable​, Lecturing Knight: Barry McDonald, Chaplain: Marty Sable, Inner Guard: Matt Bass, and Candidate Scott Swedberg​. In addition to these we had the Coach of… Read more

Colville Lodge Scores Big for Elkdom!

Local Elks Lodge and the Colville Community take on Hurricane Harvey by Michael Cashion The Colville Elks Lodge led the charge and provided a great venue in this community effort to help as many as possible in the Beaumont Texas greater Elks community.  Last Friday (September 29th) night was the culmination of a fund drive… Read more

Elks Making an Impact

In the news today, the Washington State Elks have been honored for their Therapy Program for Children that has been helping numerous children around our state. Since 1954, the Washington Elks Therapy Program for Children has provided home-based occupational or physical therapy to children with developmental delays or physical disabilities. Services are provided at no… Read more