We welcome you to learn more about our beloved Order. As one of nearly 2,000 Lodges across the country, we strive to make an impact on our community, while supporting the activities of our State Association and Grand Lodge.
As you browse these materials to learn more about the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, we hope that you will understand why we call ourselves the Best People On Earth, and that you will want to join us!
Our Lodge, and the Elks National Foundation, grants the most scholarship money every year, trailing only the government.
The Kent Island Elks Lodge has contributed more than $6.3 million to our community since 1978. Learn more about the Elks National Foundation's Community Investments Program online.
The Order's primary charitable organization is the Elks National Foundation. To learn more about each of their projects, or to make a donation, please click here.
Who has the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States? The Elks do! To learn more about our Drug Awareness Program, click here.
Click here to learn more about our scholarship programs, which impact students at the local, district, state, and national levels.
The Elks National Memorial was built in 1926 to honor those Americans who sacrificed to build our nation. Click here to learn more and take a virtual tour.