Chillicothe Elks Lodge #52 Helps Local Kids Get Back To School

Chillicothe Elks Lodge #52 Helps Local Kids Get Back To School

Chillicothe Elks Lodge #52 purchased 192 backpacks and filled them with elementary school supplies to be distributed to needy children throughout Ross County.  This project was funded by an Elks National Foundation Beacon grant of $2,500.  Elk members distributed the backpacks the last week of July and the first week of August to insure the children had sufficient supplies to begin the school year.

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Gallipolis Elks Honor WWII Veterans

Gallipolis Elks Honor WWII Veterans

Gallipolis Elks Lodge #107 recently honored our current WW II veterans with a small ceremony and reception. PER Rick Borton welcomed the veterans and thanked them for their service and reiterated the Elks Veteran's Pledge to them and the guests: “So long as there are veterans, the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks will never forget them.”

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Athens Elks Lodge #973 Helps Local Fire Department With Safety Upgrades

Athens Elks Lodge #973 Helps Local Fire Department With Safety Upgrades

Athens Elks Lodge #973 donated  $750 in grant money to Carthage Township Volunteer Fire Department to help replace all of their fire Extinguishers on the trucks.  This will provide updated  safety equipment for the firefighters as well as the community they serve. Money was provided from the Ohio Elks Association Community Service Grant.

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