Charities

Local Charities

Camp Meadowood Springs

Camp Meadowood Springs

A summer residential camp/clinic for children with speech and hearing disabilities. The Meadowood program offers intensive 24-hour speech therapy to boys and girls referred to the program from Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. …Read More

Bend Elks Christmas Basket Program

The Bend Elks Christmas Basket program is one of our major local charity activities of the year. We work with the efforts of many other groups in Bend, to collect …Read More

Elks Children’s Eye Clinic

Since 1949 the Oregon State Elks Association has supported a statewide program for visually impaired children. It is conducted by the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, and by the State School for the Blind in Salem. The cooperative program was …Read More

National Charities

Veteran Services

Veterans Services Program

Welcome to the programs of the Elks National Veterans Service Commission! In each of the 172 VA Medical Centers nationwide there is an Elk committee at work. Since 1917, hundreds of thousands of Elks and their families have given generously of their time, energy and resources so that the lives of our ill and aging veterans will be enhanced. …Read More

Elks National Foundation

The mission of the Elks National Foundation is to help Elks build stronger communities. We fulfill this pledge by investing in communities where Elks live and work. We provide tomorrow’s leaders, our youth, with lifelong skills; honor the Elks’ pledge to never forget our veterans; help the state Elks associations accomplish their charitable objectives and fund projects that improve the quality of life in local Elks communities. …Read More
scholarships

Scholarship Program

The Elks National Foundation provides more than $3.74 million in college scholarships each year through its three scholarship programs. …Read More

Drug Awareness Program

The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks welcomes you to the resource center for the Elks National Drug Awareness Program – the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States. We are very proud of our dedicated army of volunteers who freely give their time and talents to this most noble cause. The Elks are committed to eliminating the use and abuse of illegal drugs by all members of society and believe that in order to ensure a bright future for our country, it is essential that our children be raised in a drug-free environment. …Read More
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Elks Hoop Shoot

The Hoop Shoot is free to all participants and provides youth an opportunity to compete, connect and succeed. …Read More