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

Polly Garland Nominations Due!

Washington Elks Association Polly Garland Lady of the Year Award Deadline December 31st! Rules and Regulations This award is open to any lady. The candidate cannot be an Officer in the Lodge or an employee. She may or may not be an Elk. Local Lodges are to submit one written nomination of 500 words or… Read more

NEWS RELEASE! Veterans Remembrance Month

 2750 N. Lakeview Avenue, Chicago, IL  60614-1889     P:  (773) 755-4904|F: FAX:  (773) 755-4905 MEDIAALERT A Fraternal Organization FOR IMMDIATE RELEASE        Contact: Rick Gathen        Phone: (773) 755-4905 ELKS NATIONAL VETERANS SERVICE COMMISSION “NOVEMBER IS ELKS VETERANS REMEMBRANCE MONTH” Chicago, IL, October 11, 2018: An estimated twenty-two million veterans live in our communities. The Elks… Read more

Grand Lodge Newsletter – September 2018

This month is a time of action for your Lodge September is the month to get your Lodge in order. Officers and committee members should arrange a meeting to ascertain what Grand Lodge, state, and local programs are on the horizon, and then work out details concerning Lodge participation. Encourage new ideas that could blossom… Read more