The Kewanee Elks #724 held the 32nd Youth Appreciation Banquet on Sunday May 5, 2019. Both Gunner and Emilyann won the West District Teen of the Year and proceeded to the Illinois Elks Association competition in which Gunner placed 2nd and Emilyann placed 1st in the state.
The Salvation Army put together a list of items the food pantry was in need of. The items were ordered from Broadway Hy-Vee and put in grocery bags worth $10.00 The Quincy Elks Lodge #100 purchased 200 of these bags and delivered them to the Salvation Army food pantry on Wednesday May 22nd. The Salvation […]
Attached is Quincy Elks Lodge Easter Bunny visits. Our Mr. Easter Bunny is Bill Althoff / Elk member and Chaplain of Quincy Elks Lodge and Mrs. Easter Bunny is Maria Althoff who is also a member. They visited with 887 students and delivered 300 Easter greeting cards made by the Students for the Veterans to […]
The DeKalb Elks #765 partnered with the Northern Illinois Food Pantry to utilize the Beacon Grant in order to sponsor two mobile food pantry events at their location in DeKalb, IL this year. The Elks gave away 35 collapsible grocery carts to those that entered the raffle. The carts were a huge help in assisting […]
On Feb 24th, the DeKalb Elks #765 hosted a Pound in a Purse Auction. The ladies donated their gently used or new purses and put some goodies inside so that others could bid on them. Layne Klatt, the lodge activities coordinator, came up with the idea. Her father in law – Bob Klatt was the […]
Join Joliet Elks Lodge No. 296 for its annual Trivia Night Fund Raiser for The American Cancer Societies Relay-4-Life. Saturday April 27th @ the Joliet Elks No. 296. Doors open at 5 pm Trivia starts at 6 pm. Food will be served. Cost; $10/person before April 26th. $15/ person night […]
$2000 Beacon Grant in Quincy Illinois Our Elk’s lodge #100 sponsored a luncheon for the local veterans at the Illinois Veteran’s Home in Quincy, Illinois. The luncheon included music entertainment by a local guitar player. The luncheon included hamburgers, bratwursts, cole slaw, potato salad, and baked beans. Dessert was very special, as the caterer provided […]
Quincy Elks Lodge #100 initiated 12 new Elk members – photo attached 3 members not in photo.