Elks National Foundation

Thousand Oaks Elks Ladies announce another “Let’s Make a Deal” trip

Lynn Rodriquez, President of Elks Ladies in Thousand Oaks Lodge #2477, is organizing another trip to a taping of the game show “Let’s Make a Deal”.  She needs a minimum of 25 people, but also needs 15 RSVP’s by this Monday October 13th.  Details are in the flyer below.

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Let's Make a Deal Flyer 10-23-2014

By | 2016-12-10T08:48:55+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Blog, bpo elks, charity event, elks 2477, elks activities, Elks Ladies, Elks Lodge 2477, Elks National Foundation, Purple Pig|Comments Off on Thousand Oaks Elks Ladies announce another “Let’s Make a Deal” trip

“Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner” ENF Fundraiser at Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge #2477

On Saturday, July 25th, members and guests of Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge attended an ENF fundraising dinner organized by Donna Leary, our ENF Chairperson.  Below are pictures highlighting the very successful event.

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By | 2016-12-10T08:49:36+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Blog, bpo elks, charity event, Donations, elks 2477, elks activities, Elks Lodge 2477, Elks National Foundation, Lodge Activities, Uncategorized|Comments Off on “Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner” ENF Fundraiser at Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge #2477

Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge #2477 Announces Amazon Smile Campaign

Did you know that Amazon gives when you shop on Amazon.com?
Amazon will donate 0.5% of members eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Elks National Foundation, Inc.
          Shop (smile.amazon.com.)
          Select a Charitable organization to support (select Elks National Foundation) and the donation will be made.
What could be simpler.
Pass the word,
Jay Dupler, PER
WCCD ENF Chairman
By | 2016-12-10T08:49:43+00:00 July 19th, 2014|Blog, bpo elks, charity event, elks 2477, elks activities, Elks Lodge 2477, Elks National Foundation, Lodge Activities, Purple Pig, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge #2477 Announces Amazon Smile Campaign

The Virtual Wall – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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As Military Appreciation Month comes to a close, a thought occurred that many of you would appreciate a website called:

 The Virtual Wall – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

When you go to the home page you will see what is pictured below.

Virtual Vietnam Memorial Wall Home Page

By the way, here’s the link to the home page http://www.virtualwall.org
From there you search the enormous data base the creators of this site have compiled and locate the veteran for whom you are searching.  Once found, you click on the link and view a page similar to the one pictured below.
Identifying information has been redacted.
Virtual Vietnam Memorial Wall Search Results
By the way, here’s the link to the home page http://www.virtualwall.org
From the above page there are a couple of other links:  Full Profile and Name Rubbing.  Name Rubbing is pictured below.
Virtual Vietnam Memorial Wall Name Rub Page
By the way, here’s the link to the home page http://www.virtualwall.org
Probably the most moving page is the one you will view by clicking Full Profile pictured below.  Once you review the page of this Marine you will understand.  The author of this blog attended high school with him and graduated one year after he did.
Virtual Vietnam Memorial Wall Profile Page
By the way, here’s the link to the home page http://www.virtualwall.org
By | 2016-12-10T08:50:16+00:00 May 30th, 2014|Blog, bpo elks, elks 2477, Elks Lodge 2477, Elks National Foundation, Uncategorized, Veteran's|Comments Off on The Virtual Wall – Vietnam Veterans Memorial

After the Eleven O’Clock Toast at the CHEA Convention

Last night, while at an undisclosed location, at the CHEA Convention our Exalted Ruler Dan Martyn and 1st Lady/Chaplin Karen joined our Grand Exalted Ruler Millard C. Pickering with his 1st Lady after delivering the Eleven O’clock Toast.

TO ER and GER

 

By | 2016-12-10T08:50:30+00:00 May 17th, 2014|Blog, bpo elks, elks 2477, elks activities, Elks Grand Lodge, Elks Lodge 2477, Elks National Foundation, Lodge Activities, Uncategorized, Veteran's|Comments Off on After the Eleven O’Clock Toast at the CHEA Convention