Over the past 5 years the Olds Elks branch #100 has donated $21,400 to the community and individuals in need, according to the President of the Alberta Elks Association. Darren Scott stopped in to visit the town of Olds on Tuesday, September 17th.
The President of the Alberta Elks Association stopped in the town of Olds this week.
Darren Scott says as a provincial president, he goes around to the different lodges for a visit.
Scott says the Olds Elks have donated a significant amount of money to the community.
He adds, funds also support their Fund for Children initiative.
Locally, the Olds Elks support sport teams and community groups as well.
The 95th anniversary celebrations for the Olds Elks Lodge are coming up on October 19th at the Elks Hall.