ELKS Drug Awareness Program and the DEA partners with SMOSH, a widely popular digital comedy youth-targeted site for a powerful & emotionally driven campaign to bring awareness to the long-term effects of drugs through the organization’s very first digital and social anti-drug campaign. WHAT: New brand campaign features the SMOSH cast highlighting the devastating physical […]
Upcoming Take-Back Day Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am – 2:00 pm The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017. This is a great opportunity for those who missed the previous events, or who have subsequently accumulated unwanted, unused prescription drugs, to safely […]
Past State President Dennis Gerleman, center, is presented with the President’s Volunteer Award in January. Past District Deputy Jon Coulter, left, presented the award and Brandon Gerleman, right, the pin. Gerleman was nominated for the U.S. presidential award by IEA Drug Awareness Chairman Frank Burr for Gerleman’s more than 3,000 hours of community service.
The Illinois Elks Drug Awareness Program brought some holiday cheer to Brookfield Zoo with a Christmas tree decorated with red ribbons. Always looking for ways to promote the IEA Drug Awareness Program, Chairman Frank Burr said, “This will get the Elks name and the Drug Awareness message out to an average of 142,000 people who […]