Background Information

If you're looking for more information about the Order, you've come to the right place! Looking for a local lodge? Check out online lodge directory, or directory of State Associations.

Overview

Background Information about the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.

Fast Facts About the Elks National Foundation. The "Great Heart of Elkdom" supports a wide variety of the Elks philanthropic programs.

History Fun facts to know and tell.

Press Releases

Veterans Service

The Elks and Patriotism From World War I to Desert Storm, the Elks have always answered the nation's call.

Remembering our Nation's Veterans The Order has pledged to never forget the nation's hospitalized veterans.

The Elks National Veterans Memorial in Lincoln Park, Chicago, stands a perpetual reminder of our devotion to those who gave their lives so that we may be free.

Youth Programs

Elks and Youth Work The Elks have alway invested a lot of time and energy in the future of this country.

Drug Education The Elks have had an active Drug Awareness Program since 1983.

Elks "Hoop Shoot" More than three million kids participate annually in the largest coeducational sports program in the country.

Patriotism

Flag Day was first recognized by the Elks.

More Information

So You Want to Join the Elks If you want to help us help others, read this.

Elks Clipart  

The Elks ClipArt Gallery is a collection of graphics donated by members of the BPO Elks of the USA. The project is coordinated by Ed Rosenberg of Mansfield, MA Lodge No. 2633. If you have artwork you'd like to contribute, please e-mail it to him at Erosenb@aol.com.

 

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