Elk of the Year

At this years New Officer Installation, outgoing ER, Chris Crider, named Anthony Bonacum, ELK OF THE YEAR, 2015-2016, as an expression of the gratitude and appreciation of the members of our Lodge and Grand Lodge for Loyal and Meritorious Service in the Furtherance of the Aims of Our Order. (photo)

Elk of Yr Chris Crider Tony Bonacum cw

Elks Distinguished Citizenship Award

Outgoing ER, Chris Crider, awarded Sandy Fuschetti, the Distinguished Citizenship Award for 2015-2016, at he New Officer Installation. Sandy was given the award for outstanding and Meritorious Service to Humanity & our 4 legged friends too!! (photo)

EDC Award Chris Crider Sandy Fuschetti c2

Volunteer of the Year

At the New Officer Installation, outgoing ER Chris Crider named John Mathison, VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR, 2015-2016, as an expression of the gratitude and appreciation of our Lodge for your hours of unselfish dedication! (photo)

Vol Yr Chris Crider John Mathison cw



Officer of the year

Outgoing ER Chris Crider named David Norwine, Trustee, OFFICER OF THE YEAR, at the New Officer Installation. He was awarded this title for his Dedicated and Meritorious service to our Lodge, by his unselfish Commitment and Cheerful Enthusiasm to Further Elkdom’s Programs ~ While Fulfilling the Responsibilities as an Officer in an Exemplary Manner. (photo)

David Norwine Off of Year Chris Crider

New Officers for 2016

Here are the new officers for 2016-17. They were Installed in a ceremony on Saturday, April 2, 2016.

2016 Officers grp 2

(photo) L-R: Mark Daniels ER, Marie Whitney Organist, Heather Cook Inner Guard, Dennis Carroll 5 Year Trustee, Denise Brown Lecturing Knight, Patrick Ennis Loyal Knight, Bob Fuschetti Leading Knight, Chris Porsche Esquire; Front Row: Garry Malone Secretary, Joyce Zachary Tiler

2 Lakeland Students receive “Most Valuable Student” Award

Two students who were selected by our Lodge for scholarships have also been selected to receive a $4,000 “Most Valuable Student” Scholarship from the Elks National Foundation.

Christain Bedwell, Menelik Graham

Christian A. Bedwell from the Lakeland Christian School and Menelik D. Graham, from Auburndale High School.  Congratulations gentlemen.

Missing you, get well soon

Missing these two wonderful people.  Get well soon Joann!!

Missing u guys

January Elk of the Month

Vicki Baker has bee awarded the Title Elk of the Month for January for her valiant & steadfast efforts in securing our Hole Sponsors for our Lodge Golf Tournaments. Her efforts assisted in making the Tournaments very successful fundraisers.


December Elk of the Month

December Elk of the Month is awarded to Patricia Mullin, PER for her outstanding work as the ENF Chairman and as the Lakeland Lodge Coordinator. Presented by Lodge Exalted Leader, Chris Crider.

Dec: Patricia Mullin PER

Dec: Patricia Mullin PER