Contact your high school counselor for more information or email your local Elks Lodge Scholarship chairperson below.
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Public service is an integral part of being an Elk. ” for the 2009-2010 Grand Lodge Americanism Essay Contest.
In keeping with this tradition, Elks create and participate in many programs to better their communities and demonstrate that Elks Care - Elks Share! The following activities are those that are available from the Cody B. This very important Patriotic Contest gives school children in grades 5-8 the opportunity to express their views on the American Dream. Second-place winners receive a $500 bond, and third-place winners receive a $250 bond.
The Red Pig program was an off-shoot of the very successful California-Hawaii Elks Association Purple Pig program.
All funds the Lodge Texas Elks Sweetheart raises for the Red Pigs goes to the Texas Elks Children's Services Inc (TECSI).This program is under the "umbrella" of the Grand Lodge Youth Activities Committee.We want to capitalize on this sporting event to help keep our youth focused and away from undesirable activities. The Elks National Foundation provides more than .64 million in college scholarships each year through its three scholarship programs.It is the responsibility of the Subordinate Lodge Director (Jerry Fritz) to verify, by birth certificate, baptismal certificate, passport, the age of all contestants so they may be assigned to the proper age category, thereby eliminating any disappointment that might arise on a technicality.There shall be two divisions – boys and girls – and three categories in each division. Soccer is one of the fastest growing youth activities in the country.Elks Camp has been serving children with special needs since 1987.Children who meet criteria are able to attend at no cost.The Elks National Drug Awareness Program strives to teach all children and parents about the dangers of illegal drug use and prevent the abuse of legalized and prescription drugs.As the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States, the program relies on state, district and Lodge volunteers to promote a drug-free lifestyle.Fill in your portion, following the instructions and answering all questions.Return the completed application to the Lodge Secretary, Jerry Posey.