The B.P.O.E Elks is a non-profit Fraternal organization that serves our Communities and provides National programs such as: Scholarships totaling roughly 17 million dollars; outstanding Veterans support; Thanksgiving dinner support to the needy; Community support to organizations and schools; sponsor of many great programs, both State and Nationally, doing volunteer work and helping so many! Please consider checking out the Elks at: Elks.org and click on Grand Lodge to learn about our organization. We have lots of fun too with activities at 71 Lodges in Illinois alone. Your membership card can get you access to lodges throughout the U.S. and many lodges have camping and golf facilities when traveling. Check out the local lodge near you by either visiting the lodge or checking it out on the lodge website. Pick up an application form for membership! We invite you to join us! ELKS CARE-ELKS SHARE!