ENF Scholarship Winner Testimonials

Meet the Class of 2016 - Megan Palm
Read more about 2016 Most Valuable Student scholar Megan Palm who is heading off to campus with plans to study engineering to help change the world.

Meet the Class of 2016 - Peyton Blair
2016 Legacy scholar Peyton Blair understands the meaning of high achievement, as she excelled in multiple fields in high school and is continuing to stay involved in college

Meet the Class of 2016 - Austin Marchwinski
Learn more about 2016 Legacy scholar Austin Marchwinski, whose love of volunteering and the environment will continue during his time at Montana State University, where he is studying engineering.

ENF Volunteer Testimonials
Remembering Jeffrey E. Patterson
Jeff Patterson lived and breathed scholarships. He loved hearing the top scholars speak at Convention and interacting with them and other scholars at the Foundation’s donor events.

Working Hand in Hand
Meet Rick and Patti Baccus of Bristol County, R.I., Lodge No. 1860, who together help enhance the power of Lodges through their charitable support of the Elks National Foundation.

True Grit Elks: Tom 'Tex' Tracy
Tex is an ENF Chair and is also involved with the Hoop Shoot, Drug Awareness, Veterans Service Committees and the Soccer Shoot. A recipient of the Purple Heart, Tex exemplifies grit, read on to learn how.

ENF Donor Testimonials
#ElksFamily Man
Long before Elks family became a hashtag, it was reality in the Hess household of Wheeling, West Virginia. The local Lodge was ingrained in the family tradition. PGER Lester C. “Ted” Hess, Jr and his wife, Becky, have embraced the #ElksFamily tradition for many years. Read their story here.

What's in a Name?
Read how the MVS Named Scholarship Program enhances Elks scholars' experiences within the Elks family.

eBay and the ENF
Damon Lenk, a member of Bristol, Conn., Lodge No. 1010, sells American flags online to support the ENF. Read more to find out how!

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