THE STRATHMORE ELKS
The Strathmore Elks, Lodge 491 was founded in 1965 and is comprised of local individuals living in the Wheatland and Rocky View County’s in Alberta. Many of the members live in Strathmore, Chestermere and surrounding communities. The Elks donate their time working casino’s, catering and working other fund raising events; with the proceeds of their labour used to donate money to support local charities and community organizations.
The Strathmore Elk’s are seeking new members! We hope you will consider becoming a Member at Large and help the Elks serve our kids and communities.
Since January 2015, the Strathmore Elks have donated $31,500.00 to local organizations for a wide variety of community activities including the purchase of gym equipment for local youth recreational clubs, youth ice skating activities; Mother’s Day Run Breast Cancer sponsorship, the Hope Bridges Society, various community Food Banks and Christmas hamper drives, donations to the Red Cross, the Children’s Hospital and the Fort McMurray Firefighters Fund.