Lodge Committee List

Committees Chairs
Accident PreventionJohn Hines, PER
Adopt-A-VetDavid Faulkner, PER
AmericanismGina Hoelscher, PER
BowlingNone
Calendar ProTodd Cannode, PER
CP Fond RaisingJulie A. Crowe, PER
Community ServiceChad Spencer, PER
Disaster AidKevin McPherson
District Fundraising (50/50)Todd Cannode, PER
Drug AwarenessBernard Grant
Educational Fund GrantSue Buroker, PER
Elks National FoundationEarl LeVan, PER
EndowmentRoger Crowe, PER
GolfJohn Hines, PER
Govemment RelationsChad Spencer, PER
Hoop ShootRyan Yoakum
Membership/LapsationGina Hoelscher
MVS Schol.Sue Buroker, PER
Public RelationsChad Spencer, PER
OrientationJohn Hines, PER
RitualisticDave Beazley, PER
Soccer ShootJulie Crowe, PER
Veterans ServiceDavid Faulkner, PER
Youth ActivitiesRyan Yoakum

Accounting Committee The Annual Financial Report must include all books, records and activities of the Lodge, Home, Club, separate corporation and any other entity affiliated with the Lodge for the fiscal year.

Public Relations Committee The Public Relations Committee is charged with implementing the Public Relations Program of the Lodge, its State Association and the Grand Lodge.

Community Activities Committee The Community Activities Committee shall have charge and supervision of all matters pertaining to Lodge activities of civic, social and community interest, except those allotted to other committees, and plan community projects emphasizing the charitable works of the Order.

Youth Activities Committee The Youth Activities Committee shall prepare, supervise and conduct programs for the youth of the community, and have charge, supervision and responsibility for all youth programs of the Lodge, and matters referred to the Lodge by its State Association and the Grand Lodge Youth Activities Committee.

Hoop Shoot Committee The Hoop Shoot Committee is charged with implementing the Hoop Shoot Program of the Lodge, the State Association and the Grand Lodge

Drug Awareness Committee The Drug Awareness Committee is charged with implementing the Drug Awareness Program of the Lodge, the State Association and the Grand Lodge.

Americanism Committee The Americanism Committee is charged with implementing the patriotic activities planned by the Grand Lodge and cooperating with other local organizations in fostering patriotic community endeavors.

Elks National Foundation Committee The Elks National Foundation Committee shall publicize the Elks National Foundation, promote its programs, activities and charities, encourage and solicit contributions and recognize all gifts made to the Foundation. The Committee shall have no jurisdiction over the scholarship contests or other activities sponsored by the Foundation Trustees.

Flag Day Committee The Flag Day Committee shall prepare and carry out all arrangements for “Flag Day Services” as required by the provisions of Section 2.030.

Memorial Day Committee The Memorial Day Committee shall make all arrangements for the observance of “Elks Memorial Day” and the execution thereof, as required by the provisions of Section 2.020.

Membership Committee The Membership Committee shall prepare, supervise and conduct a planned program for indoctrination of candidates and their families prior to initiation in order that all candidates and their families may become fully informed as to the good works of the Order of Elks. The Membership Committee shall carefully examine into the character of all applicants for membership, verify their statements made in the application and report thereon at the next regular meeting of the Lodge. The Committee shall require that applicants personally appear before the committee and may require the proposer or proposers of an applicant to appear before the committee. The Membership Committee shall investigate and report on all delinquencies in Lodge dues and employ such means and methods as may be best adapted to prevent the dropping from the rolls of Members for non-payment of dues. They shall also endeavor to restore to membership former Members who have been suspended or dropped for non-payment of dues. The committee shall report at the first meeting in each month.

Lodge Activities Committee The Lodge Activities Committee is charged with implementing the Lodge Activities program of the Lodge, its State Association and the Grand Lodge.

Veterans Service Committee The National Veterans Service Committee shall implement the program of the Elks National Veterans Service Commission within the Lodge as may be requested by the Commission in the furtherance of service to veterans, assist when called upon by the Armed Forces of the United States, respond to any call for aid and cooperation as might be requested by our National Government in any emergency and to be available for cooperation in the event of disaster in any local area of the United States.

Government Relations Committee The Government Relations Committee is charged with implementing the Government Relations Program of the Lodge, its State Association and the Grand Lodge