Category Archives: humanitarian

Gratitude Grant presentation to St. Vincent De Paul

Gratitude Grant presentation to St. Vincent De Paul Pictured is Gerard Connelly, along with his wife Cindi and ER Joel Jaureguito as we present a Gratitude Grant check for $2000 to St. Vincent De Paul at last nights meeting.

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From the Exalted Ruler

Greetings Fellow Elk Members: I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year’s.  2019 was a fast year but that means golf season is only a few months away as well as spring. December was a very eventful month.  The month started out with our annual … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

Happy New Year!! 2020, wow, back when I and many others of you were in High School, we were told that by now we would all be driving flying cars and our world would look like the old TV show, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Grant

Gratitude Grant / Latah County St. Vincent De Paul Society This email will be a little lengthy, but I believe you will find it very informative. We have just been approved for the 2019-2020 Gratitude Grant of $2000 from the … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Grant

Special Olympics Grant Recipient Dave Ting is honored with a $1000 check funding the Special Olympics Athletic Programs. Grant funded through Moscow Elks Lodge 249, provided by the Idaho State Elks Association.

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From the Desk of the Secretary

This is it; December is bringing 2019 to a close.  This has been a tough year for our country, politically speaking. It seems like to many people believe anything social media puts out and unfortunately too many people post things just to get … Continue reading

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ENF Impact Grant Renewed

ENF Impact Grant Renewed — Veteran’s Fly Tying/Fishing — A bit of good news for Monday—-We have been notified that Grand Lodge has approved our renewal of the Impact Grant in the amount of $2500.  Thanks to George Paris for administering this … Continue reading

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Elks Launch Campaign to Support Pearl Harbor

Elks Launch Campaign to Support Pearl Harbor At the 2019 Elks National Convention in St. Louis, outgoing Grand Exalted Ruler Mike Luhr issued a challenge to the Elks members to raise funds for the Pearl Harbor National Memorial in Hawaii. … Continue reading

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Elks National Foundation “Giving Tuesday”

Happy Holidays! No matter the holiday you’re celebrating, we’re thinking of you. The season of celebration and giving is in full swing, and we kicked it off on December 3 with Giving Tuesday—a day dedicated to supporting the causes you … Continue reading

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November is Veterans Remembrance Month! An estimated twenty million Veterans live in our communities. Each with a different story, they all shared a common pledge: to support and defend this country. In an effort to honor and support these Veterans, … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Boyd Martin

 Boyd Martin Born in Cottonwood Idaho — 1911 attended schools in Cottonwood and Lewiston graduated from Nez Perce High School — 1929 attended Pasadena City College attended University of California at Los Angeles graduated from University of Idaho — 1936 … Continue reading

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Steak & Salmon Night — with “Pin the tail on the llama”

Another Friday up and around the corner with Steak/Salmon BBQ offered in the Bar/Dining at your Elks Lodge. This Friday we will have a “Pin the Tail on the Llama” for a chance to win a $100! Ticket sales for the d”tail” … Continue reading

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The Old(er) Days — August 10th, 1944

The Old(er) Days — August 10th, 1944 Quartermaster Corps

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Light a Candle 2019

Light a Candle 2019 

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From the Exalted Ruler

From the Exalted Ruler Greetings fellow Elk members: I must admit and be honest I was dreading the National Elks Convention in St. Louis Missouri this past July.  I have been to St. Louis before years ago and I know how hot and humid it can … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

As August rolls out and September approaches, we start looking back at what we have accomplished over the summer and what do we want to do or go during the remaining summer.  This summer has been good for your Lodge.  We have had a lot of … Continue reading

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Hello Fellow ELKS — from the Esquire

“Everybody can be great.  Because anybody can serve.  You don’t have to have a college degree to serve.  You don’t have to make your subject and your verb agree to serve….  You don’t have to know the second theory of thermodynamics … Continue reading

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Remaining Golf Schedule for 2019 Season — revised 6/17/19

Remaining Golf Schedule for the 2019 Season* *Always subject to change as necessary Tuesday league — Tuesday @ 5:30 PM —  7/16 – 8/27 Ladies’ league — Wednesday @ 5:30 PM —  7/17 — 8/14 Thursday league — Thursday @ 1:00 PM … Continue reading

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Light a Candle Scramble

Light a Candle Scramble Friday August 2nd  Sign up prior to July 25th Four persons 9-hole scramble $25/person — does not include green fees Optional purchases available: $20 Golf Bingo prize $5 Ball & Tee guessing jars $1 Raffle tickets … Continue reading

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The Old(er) Days — July 4, 1947

The Old(er) Days — July 4th, 1947 Elks Fourth of July picnic

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