About Our Flag Challenge

About Our Flag Challenge

The 2024-2025 About Our Flag Challenge is now available.   Lodges are encouraged to do this as a group of Officers and/or Members. To participate use the “About Our Flag“ booklet, a link is provided on the Americanism program page, as a reference. Complete the...
Americanism Essay Contest Winners For 2023-2024

Americanism Essay Contest Winners For 2023-2024

Each year the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks nationally through their Americanism Committees hold an Essay contest for 5th – 8th grade students. Each state including the Connecticut Elks Association uses the same theme for judging purposes. Each year we...
Americanism Essay Contest Winners for 2022-2023

Americanism Essay Contest Winners for 2022-2023

Americanism Essay Contest Winners for 2022-2023 Each year the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks nationally through their Americanism Committees hold an Essay contest for 5th – 8th grade students. Each state including the Connecticut Elk’s Association use the...
Americanism Essay Contest Winners for 2022-2023

Americanism Essay Contest Deadline is 12/15

Americanism Essay Contest The Americanism essay contest this year has a few new things to celebrate. After many years of having only two divisions this year we will be adding two more divisions. Each grade level will now have its own division. Fifth, sixth, seventh,...
Americanism Essay Contest Winners 2021-2022

Americanism Essay Contest Winners 2021-2022

Each year the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks nationally through their Americanism Committees hold an Essay contest for 5th – 8th grade students. Each state including Connecticut  use the same theme for judging purposes. Each year we decide on a new theme,...
Americanism Essay Contest Winners 2021-2022

Americanism Essay Contest Winners 2020-2021

This year’s Americanism Essay contest winners are: Division 1 1st place – Allyson DeSanti – Winsted Lodge2nd place – Tyle Inman – Waterbury Lodge3rd place – Harleigh Link – Derby Lodge Division 2 1st place – Alexia...