This Week: Dinner & Karaoke
Join us this Friday, March 24th, for food and fun. Dinner is served 5:30-7:30pm. Enjoy and participate in some great singing from 6:00-9:00pm.
Meet Our Newest Members
Welcome to our new members!
Front Row L-R: Karen Gehlert, Tim Russell, Cynthia Vermeulen and ER Dana Smith
Back Row L-R: Michele Downs, Arthur Sloate, Peter Werner, Frank Aspeslagh and Darrin Boyd
News: Fresh Elks Scholarships
If you or someone you know could use help with the cost of college then the Elks scholarship programs may be an option. I will list here three such programs. They have different requirements, so read carefully.
Emergency Educational Grants
- Attend an accredited US college or university as a full time undergraduate student.
- Demonstrate financial need.
- Be unmarried and under the age of 24.
This scholarship pays a renewable $5,000 one year grant. You may apply between the dates of May 1st and November 1st of the academic year in which the funds are needed. Request an application by calling 773/775-4732 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more at enf.elks.org/eeg.
- Be a college-bound high school senior with a parent or grandparent that is a dues-paying Elks member.
- Be successfully evaluated based on the four core principles: Knowledge, Community Service, Charity, and Integrity.
- Be willing to serve with the Elks throughout your college years for continued support.
This scholarship pays $4,000. You may apply starting September 1st, 2022 with a deadline of February 6th, 2023. Learn more at enf.elks.org/leg and enf.elks.org/legvolunteer.
MVP Scholarship Competition
- Be a high school senior and US citizen.
- Be successfully evaluated based on these four criteria: Academics, Leadership, Financial Need, and Service.
This scholarship pays $4,000-$50,000 (over four years) based on rankings. You may apply starting August 1st, 2022 with a deadline of November 14th, 2022. Learn more at enf.elks.org/mvs.
News: Previous Scholarship Recipients
These are the previous recipients of Elks Scholarships!
In no particular order: Cole Goldman, Emeline Whatley, Caitlin Harold, Melanie Brade, Landree Ryden, and Darby McFarlane