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Panama Canal Elks Lodge #1414

We are always looking for people interested in joining our organization.

Who Can Join?

To be eligible for membership in the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, you must be a citizen of the United States, over 21 years of age, who believes in God.


For more information call the Elks Office at 228-0720

How Can You Join?

You must be sponsored by a member of the Elks Lodge you wish to join. You also need two other Elks who will be your co-sponsors. The Elk who proposes you for membership must obtain a Membership Application from the Lodge Secretary.

After your proposer fills in the required portion, you will be given the Application for Membership. Fill it in, following the instructions and answering all questions. Return the completed application to the Lodge Secretary with the prescribed fees.

Your application will be read at a regular Lodge meeting. It will then be forwarded to the Investigating Committee, who will call you and set up a time for you to meet with the committee so that they can interview you.

Celebrity Elks include:

Past Presidents Warren Harding, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, John Kennedy, Gerald Ford.

Speakers of the House Tip O'Neill, Carl Albert, John McCormick and Sam Rayburn, Tom Foley, Hale Boggs.

Entertainers Lawrence Welk, Will Rogers, Jack Benny and Andy Devine, Clint Eastwood.

From the sports world, Vince Lombardi, Casey Stengel, Mickey Mantle, Whitey Ford and Jim Finks.


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