Elk’s Lodge (Membership Only)
Who They Are
The Elk’s Lodge is a center that has been helping the community of Idaho Springs with a multitude of programs for families and residents. Investing in their community to ensure that the children grow up to be healthy and respectable residents and that veterans have an improved quality of life, has been a focus of Elk’s Lodge since its start.
Mission and Purpose
The Elk’s Lodge purpose statement is “to promote and practice the four cardinal virtues of Charity, Justice, Brotherly Love and Fidelity; to promote the welfare and enhance the happiness of its members; to quicken the spirit of the American Patriotism and cultivate good fellowship.” They follow this purpose by spending more than 80 million dollars every year for educational and community-minded programs such as:
- Benefiting special needs children
- Sponsoring Elks National Foundation Scholarships
- Veterans Work
- Therapy Programs
Those looking to give back to the community and enjoy local gatherings, this is for you!
Members have access to Elk’s Lodge – being a member includes occasionally getting together for meetings and utilizing the bar inside of the lodge. The bar is only for members and serves both local and imported beers.