July/August Elks Magazine Feature
The Pascagoula Elks are featured in the July/August Elks Magazine this month.
As of today, June 30th, 2021 the Gulport Lodge #978 is in 8th place nationwide with a per capita of $23.45. Please congratulate Gulfport! Biloxi is in 29th place at $12.72, and Pascagoula rounds out the Top 100 at 87th place. Please keep this going and let's be Mississippi Proud! Just for an FYI, there are currently 1864 lodges nationwide, so being 8th highest is quite an achievement.
National Convention — Help Needed
Here are the hours for the MS Hospitality Room. Anyone available to assist please contact Lynn Vanek 228-243-3803 Saturday for MS Elks arriving 3PM to 11PM Sunday open after Opening Ceremonies Til 11PM Monday 4PM - 11PM Tuesday 4PM - 11PM We need help manning the hospitality room. Thanks I’m advance.
Camp work day postponed due to weather
The potential for heavy rains and/or tropical activity on June 19th has determined the unfortunate but necessary decision to postpone the June 19th, 2021 camp work day until later this year. Stay tuned for updates on the new date.
Century Club Winners June 2021
$100.00 Winner Spence Rees PSP, Ocean Springs Lodge $50.00 Winner Sharon Freeman, Pascagoula Lodge $25.00 Winner Kelly Franco, Vicksburg Lodge.
June Elks Magazine Features
Mississippi has reason to be proud in this Month's Elks Magazine. First off, we landed third place in the Nation for per-capita ENF donations!!! Great job Michelle and all Lodge ENF coordinators for the hard work and dedication towards making Mississippi Proud!! Pascagoula Lodge was featured twice in the June edition of Elks magazine. Once for their use of the Beacon grant to provide school uniforms to needy students. And, in the Veterans section for providing a $500 to Extra
National Convention Banner
Let's all give a big thanks to Ken Trochesset for designing and making a new sign for our Mississippi Hospitality Room at National Convention in Tampa! We are definitely Mississippi Proud, and now we can show it to all our visitors! Thanks again, Ken.
Coast Flag Day
Every year the Coast Lodges hold a united flag day hosted in alphabetical rotation. This year flag day will be hosted at the Gulport Lodge on June 13th, 2021 starting at 3:00 PM. Please come out and celebrate our flag and our history with us at the Gulfport Lodge.