So you want to Join Seattle Elks #92?
To be eligible for membership in the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, you must be a citizen of the United States, be over the age of 21, and believe in God.
You must be sponsored by a Member of the Elks. The Elk who proposes you for membership must obtain a Membership Application. 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 application fees.
Your application will be read on the floor at the next regular Lodge Meeting. It will then be forwarded to the Investigating Committee. The Committee will report to the Lodge concerning your membership. The members will be given a notice before the vote is taken.
When the vote is concluded, you will be notified and asked to present yourself and your spouse for Orientation. During Orientation, you will learn more about the Order’s programs and charities. You will also be told during the program the date you will be initiated.
After being initiated as an Elk, you can take part in all meetings and social functions of the Lodge.
If for any reason your application is rejected, you cannot make application for membership for six months from the date of rejection.
If you want to join, but don't know a member, please complete the Grand Lodge's Membership Inquiry Form or send us a message below.