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

Video Joins our Advertising

Beginning in less than a month three of our signs at the rest stops along Washington freeways will be updated with VIDEO!!!.. The videos will be changed regularly and are all promoting the BPOE of Washington State and shows all of our charities. They will be located Westbound on I-90 at Indian Johns, Southbound I-5… Read more

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