The Elks National Foundation
The Elks National Foundation is an
independent non-profit foundation governed by a seven member board of
trustees. The elks National
Foundation was established in 1928 and its mission is to help build
stronger communities. We
fulfill this pledge by investing in communities where Elks live and
We provide tomorrow’s leaders, our youth,
with a healthy beginning; 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
The ENF Board of Trustees has established grants and
appropriations for next year totaling more than $14 million.
Your commitment and support to the ENF helped make this possible.
The 2008-2009 budgets include the following distribution.
Scholarships $ 3.16 Million
State Elks Association Grants $ 5.5 Million
Elks “Hoop Shoot”
Elks Drug Awareness Program
Community Investments Program
Maintenance $ 464,000
Memorial Maintenance Reserve Fund
Elks National Service Commission
elks Lodge is proud to be a leader in the ENF per-capita challenge.
For more information visit the Elks National Foundation website www.elks.org/enf.
To make a donation click on the online donation or contact
503-691-1935 and we will see that you receive an application.
All donations are tax deductible.