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As December rolls around, the Culver City Elks gear up for their annual Christmas Party held for the children of our community, this year headed up by Christine Tigner.
Saturday, December 8th, local kids were invited into the lodge to enjoy hotdogs and snacks, create various craft items and to take selfies with the jolly red-clad man himself, Santa Claus.…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on December 10, 2018 at 4:14pm — No Comments
On Wednesday, November 14, 2018 the Culver City Elks, under the leadership of Louis Santiesteban, held their annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner. Approximately 50 local veterans were invited to a free, tasty Tri-tip dinner with salad and dessert.
The veterans spent an enjoyable evening in conversation and fellowship.
As is tradition, guest speakers took the microphone to share their experiences and wisdom.…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on November 16, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments
Culver City Lodge 1917 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks held their annual charity ball this past Saturday night, Nov. 11. The purpose of this event is to raise money from the members of the Lodge to support the charity work we do for the people of Culver City.
This year's theme was a Masquerade Party. Our lodge was beautifully decorated by Norma Casillas and Genny Santiestaban.…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on November 12, 2018 at 11:54am — No Comments
The women of Culver City Elks Lodge #1917 have done it again. They got together to spend a evening dining, painting a picture and bidding on items up for auction. All to benefit the Culver City High School Homeless Children.
There are nearly 200 teens attending Culver City High School who are homeless. On top of the usual angst high schoolers face, these children also worry about basic survival essentials; finding shelter, food, and a way of keeping clean. The Culver City United…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on September 6, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments
As part of the Elks national "Most Valuable Student" program, Culver City is awarding two first place prizes of $300 to Chandler D Beon and Isabel J Gilmour, two second place prizes of $200 to both Bartholomew Salv and Maya Luong and one third place prize of $100 to Jesus Pelayo.…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on April 21, 2018 at 7:18am — No Comments
Toni Ferrara was named Elk of the Year for 2017-2018 at an honorary dinner held Friday night, 3/23/2018.
This honor was given for her unflagging willingness to do whatver needed to be done and always doing it with a smile.
The Culver City Elks bestows scholarships to high school seniors and Toni was there helping grade the essays and rank the entrants.…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on March 27, 2018 at 4:33pm — No Comments
More specifically, it was the women of Culver City Elks Lodge #1917 that had a delicious dinner, painted a picture and generously donated in a fund-raiser for the Culver City High School Homeless Children.
There are nearly 200 teens attending Culver City High School who are homeless. On top of the usual angst high schoolers face, these children also worry about basic survival essentials; finding shelter, food, and a way of keeping clean. The Culver City United School District (CCUSD)…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on February 25, 2018 at 10:44am — No Comments
The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (BPOE) will be celebrating their 150th anniversary on February 16, 2018. This celebration will attract more than two million Members, families and community partners around the nation.
The BPOE is one of the premiere Charitable and Patriotic organizations in the United States.
The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks has made more than $6 billion dollars in donations since first starting…Continue
Added by Ted Wolfe on February 7, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments