Keeping members engaged during Covid-19

As the Covid-19 closure extends and we miss our Elk brothers and sisters we have been forced to get creative with social distancing and seeing each other so Jenny Steele, Everett’s Lecturing Knight, started a weekly online Trivia game. Through ZOOM, members are able to log in and participate in trivia! “We have had so… Read more

Elks Caring, Elks Sharing

Vancouver Lodge #823 April 9, 2019 by Ali Iskenderian In this time of uncertainty and “shelter at home” for Clark County residents with COVID-19, our organization has been reaching out to all 696 members to do wellness checks. We compiled a phone list of all members and had 18 people call roughly 38 members each…. Read more

See You at the Julebukking

by Jim O’Kelley Director, Elks National Foundation (Earlier this week, I started a series of posts on the need for Lodges to stay relevant during this time of isolation. This is the second post in the series—technically, the series became a series when I posted this. Anyway, read the first post here. To find all posts… Read more

Elks Being Connected

Tacoma weekly news – August 16, 2019   On Wednesday, Elks from Tacoma, Olympia, Lakewood and Seattle lodges worked with Joint Service Support on Camp Murray to distribute backpacks and school supplies to more than 600 children of our active duty and veterans. For the second year, the Washington State Elks Association funded the purchase… Read more

Advertise Your Lodge!

2019 Advertising Co-Pay Program Do not miss out on this opportunity to offset the cost of promoting the greatest thing we have – our events, our members and our lodges. Click here to download the Program information file  

Charity Poker Run

Five Lodges have joined forces for “OUR KIDS” by hosting a Cross District Poker Run. Registration forms are available on the WSEA Website HERE & they are also available in each of the five lodges now. Long Beach 1937 Raymond 1292 Aberdeen 593 Hoquiam 1082 Ocean Shores 2581 Please mark your calendars. All vehicles welcome.

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

Children’s Hospital Visit!

  Join us Saturday, February 23, 2019 Seattle Children’s Hospital, Wright Auditorium 3- 4:30pm Can’t join in person? You can watch the event live here: https://seattlechildrens.webex.com  and enter meeting ID:  808970506. If you are connecting from a laptop or PC you will require the password:  EMXRjcRU Please note that the first 30 minutes will be a refreshment reception. You… Read more

Washington Elks Giving Back

Happy New Year Washington Elks! Our New Year is upon us  and we can’t think of a better time to build upon the good deeds our lodges have done over the years while helping create that all important pride in their members that is the backbone of membership involvement, community awareness and new member influx. … Read more