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  • Standing Tall at Christmas

    The old African proverb, “it takes a village to raise a child”, has never been more true that it was for Aidmore this Christmas.  In fact, several “villages” came together, from all over the state of Georgia, to make Christmas 2018 one to remember. The support of the Georgia Elks Lodges, Georgia Elks Aidmore Auxiliaries, […]

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  • We Just Keep on Driving

    The 20th annual Golf Fore Kids tournament, held on September 14th, 2018 at The Creek at Hard Labor golf course in Rutledge, Georgia, attracted 116 players.  The fundraiser generated nearly $15,000 to support the various programs of Elks Aidmore. Thank you to the following Lodges, Auxiliaries, individuals and businesses: Platinum Sponsor:  Toby Sexton Tire Company […]

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  • Elks Aidmore Recognized as the “Outstanding Agency” for 2018

    Elks Aidmore was recognized as the “Outstanding Agency” for 2018 during the Georgia Conference on Children and Families, held in Augusta, October 17th-19th. The Georgia Conference on Children and Families is the largest annual interdisciplinary event in Georgia designed to bring together the community that serves children and families. The conference includes a full spectrum […]

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  • 2018 Cruise for Aidmore

    The 2018 Cruise for Aidmore raised $2,100 for Elks Aidmore.  Celebrity Cruises donated $900, with Edgewood Travel and the Savannah Elks Auxiliary contributing $1,200. The cruise was coordinated by Susan Disney-Greenberg of Edgewood Travel.  She is also a member and Past President of the Savannah Elks Auxiliary. Plans are underway for another Cruise for Aidmore […]

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  • 2018 Elks National Convention

    The Elks National Convention held July 1-4 in San Antonio TX, was attended by approximately 8,500 people.  The organization celebrated its 150th anniversary during the convention.  We were able to squeeze one more year out of the Aidmore cookbooks and have now completely sold out.  Cookbook and Aidmore pin sales totaled $1,385. State pins generated $364, for […]

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  • 2018 Golf Fore Kids Tournament

    The 20th annual GOLF FORE KIDS charity tournament is scheduled for Friday, September 14th at The Course at Hard Labor Creek in Rutledge, Georgia. All proceeds from the tournament benefit Elks Aidmore, Inc. We would love to have you play in the tournament on September 14th but, if you can’t join us, several levels of […]

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  • It Only Takes a Spark

    “It only takes a spark to get a fire going”. Words from “Pass It On”, copyrighted in 1969.  In this instance, our spark was Linda Richardson, Billing and Accounts Receivable Manager for Elks Aidmore, who was trying to find a fundraiser for Elks Aidmore.  With the assistance of Covington Pitmaster Sonny James, the use of […]

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  • Aidmore Auction/Fundraisers

    It was another very successful year for Elks Aidmore during the Georgia Elks Association state convention held at the beginning of June. The annual Aidmore Auction netted $6,279 in proceeds for the various Elks Aidmore programs. The traditional “Cooler Raffle” by the Marietta Elks Aidmore Auxiliary broke their previous record by raising $975. The Auxiliary […]

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  • Aidmore Contribution Awards

    At the Saturday night banquet of the Georgia Elks Association annual meeting, Aidmore Contribution Contest Awards were presented to the following Lodges and Auxiliaries by Elks Aidmore CEO Abe Wilkinson. Assisting in the presentation of the awards were Georgia Elks Association Past State President and Elks Aidmore Board of Trustees 1st Vice-Chairman Stanley Santee, and […]

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  • Elks Aidmore Celebrates 80 Years

    For the past 80 years, the Georgia Elks have provided services to children and families in Georgia.  Originally developed as The Crippled Children’s League of Georgia in 1938, Elks Aidmore provided clinic-based outpatient services to physically handicapped children and young adults. The Elks Aidmore Hospital was built in Atlanta in 1954 providing rehabilitative services for the […]

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