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Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available

  Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available =============================== Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Elks National Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2019 contest. Five students, whose parents or grandparents … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

It is traditional that fall means the beginning of the Elks Scholarship programs. This excerpt was taken from a letter sent in August from ENF. “The ENF Legacy Awards contest kicks off on September 1.  The application will be available at  enf.elks.org/legacyscholarship.  Why should children and grandchildren from … Continue reading

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Elks’ Most Valuable Student Applications Open

The 2019 MVS application deadline is November 15, 2018. Elks Most Valuable Student — 2018 online application The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2019 competition. Current high school seniors, or the … Continue reading

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150 for 150

150 for 150 Here is a short video describing the activities of 150 Elks Scholars invited to this year’s national convention courtesy of Grand Lodge. 150 for 150

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Thank You from the Golf Committee

Thank you to all the volunteers & sponsors who made the annual 4th of July celebration possible.  In particular, thanks to  Kathy Christian for chairing the sub-committee for the 4th of July holiday celebrations, and to Ken Jordan, Sean Dorigo & Brad … Continue reading

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Special 4th of July Guests

Special 4th of July Guests We were honored to have to two special guests join us for our annual 4th of July celebration. Shay Hagerman (left), a 2015 Legacy Award winner from Merced California lodge #1240 currently attending Washington State … Continue reading

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4th of July

July 4th, 2018 The 4th of July is coming around quickly and it will mark the 242nd anniversary of our nation’s founding.  When the national Elks Lodge (Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks) was founded this nation was only 92 years … Continue reading

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ENF Scholarship gathering — from Grand Lodge

History in the Making The largest gathering of Elks scholars ever will take place in San Antonio, June 29 through July 2. The scholars, a mix of current college students and alumni, representing award winners from 2002 through 2018,will gather … Continue reading

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Scholarship Award Presentations at Colfax HS

Scholarship Award Presentations at Colfax High School Loyal Knight Janey Wineinger presented scholarship award from Moscow Elks #249 to four Colfax High School students at their awards night May 29th. The awards went to — Sara Whelchel  — 3rd place … Continue reading

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Legacy Award Presentation

Legacy Award Presentation Moscow Elks Lodge #249 was proudly represented at the Genesee High School awards presentation by Loyal Knight Janey Wineinger on the morning of May 23rd. Janey recognized Virginia Monk for being awarded an Elks Legacy Award.  There … Continue reading

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2018 Scholarship Award Presentations

2018 Scholarship Award Presentations Representatives of our lodge will be visiting local schools to present awards to winners of this years Most Valuable Student and Elks Legacy Award competitions. We will be representing the lodge in — Genesee on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Bull Elk Award

Bull Elk Award Ken Jordan receives his award as Bull Elk of the Year from PER Corey Ray. Ken has spent many hours as Webmaster, Chair of the Golf Committee as well as being very active in Youth Scholarships. Thank … Continue reading

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Legacy Scholarship Winner

Elks Legacy Award Scholarship Winner A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has been awarded a Legacy Grant in this year’s competition. Congratulations to Virginia Monk. Virginia will receive an award of $4000 toward her college education.  She is one … Continue reading

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National Most Valuable Student Scholarship

  Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Winner A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has won a national award in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax High School, … Continue reading

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Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist

  Elks Most Valuable Student National Semi-finalist A student sponsored by Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has been chosen as a national semifinalist in the 2018 Elks Most Valuable Student scholarship program. Congratulations to Sara Whelschel. Sara,  a senior at Colfax … Continue reading

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Elks’ Legacy Scholarship Applications Available

— Application Deadline — February 2nd — 9:59 AM PST =============================== Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships for children and grandchildren of Elks members. The Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2018 contest, an increase of 50 awards. Moscow … Continue reading

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2018 Elks Most Valuable Student Winners — lodge #249

2018 Elks Most Valuable Student Winners —  Moscow Elks Lodge —  Here are our winners in the Elks Most Valuable Student competition for our lodge.Their applications have been forwarded to the state committee for evaluation.  The top students from the … Continue reading

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Elks’ Most Valuable Student Applications Open

The 2018 MVS application deadline is November 27, 2017. Elks Most Valuable Student — 2018 online application The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2018 competition. Current high school seniors, or the … Continue reading

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The Elks National Foundation, Elks #249 & YOU

  The Elks National Foundation, Moscow Elks #249 & YOU As most of you know, our Elks National Foundation handles all of our Community Grants programs. This includes the Gratitude, Beacon, Impact, Promise and Freedom grants, all of which our … Continue reading

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Taking Care of our #ElksFamily

Did you know the Elks National Foundation helps protect the children of Elks members? The Emergency Educational Grant program provides financial assistance to the children of deceased or totally disabled Elks, who wish to obtain or further their college education. … Continue reading

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