Members of Champaign-Urbana Lodge 2497 Presented a check for $500 to Jared White and Lovetta Ash Simpson of the Prairieland Boy Scout Council
Military Veterans of Champaign/Urbana Lodge #2497 present check for $500 to Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Jill Henry for the WIMSA Foundation. The work of LT Col Henry and the WIMSA foundation helps support women in the military nationwide for different projects.
The $2500 money used for the voucher program will provide a need for those that need assistance with clothing or home furnishings. It is typically used for those to aid in getting employment. Many times the vouchers will be written for those that need a nice outfit for interviews. Emergency situations also arise in households, […]
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Quincy Elks lodge #100 distributed 2500 items at $2000 in non perishable food items to our local Salvation Army food pantry. This month will be especially trying for individuals in our area due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The food will provide a family the food to enjoy a dinner during the month of July. The […]
To All PSPs & District VPs – I regret to inform you that due to the continued concerns arising from the Corona Virus situation, the Convention Committee, with input from the Executive and Judiciary Committees, has decided to cancel the Fall Convention. It is felt that without some type of Modified Phase 4 or a […]
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A gentleman in my area called me and said he had an Elks mounted head available for donation to any Elks Lodge that might want it. If no one is interested, he will have to destroy it. He lives in Naperville, IL and the head would need to be picked up by July 11, 2020. […]
Belleville Elks Lodge #481 donated $2,250.00 to St. Vincent dePaul Society Food Pantry at Cathedral and $3,250.00 to the Belleville Interfaith Food Pantry. Both pantries have been very low on food supplies due to the Coronavirus outbreak, and have seen a major increase in foot traffic in the last two months. Thank you! Submitted by […]
Members All: After contacting or hearing back from several commission members the decision has been made to cancel this years July tournament. Also consider that the governors current proposed pandemic phase schedule does not allow large groups until the end of July. The entire schedule of host sites will be pushed forward one year. The […]