Elks Aidmore

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Recent News

  • Grand Opening Of The Dalton Office

    Georgia Elks Association President Dwaine Lovingood (LaFayette), cuts the ribbon the during the Grand Opening of the Dalton office. Joining Lovingood in the ceremony were members of local Elks Lodges and Auxiliaries, community supporters and Elks Aidmore staff. The most recent addition to Elks Aidmore locations, the Dalton office, located at 105 N. Pentz Street, […]

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  • Lovelight Charities

    Lovelight Charities is a non-profit organization that exists to meet the needs of people that are in difficult situations. It serves the homeless, the elderly, children, and anyone that God places in their path that has an urgent need. Just before Easter, the group delivered 82 Easter Baskets to Conyers to be distributed to children […]

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  • Our Time, In God’s Hands

    After a long day of meetings recently, we were heading to dinner with some of our Elk friends and supporters. On the way to the restaurant, my wife, Teresia, asked me if I had called ahead to make a reservation. I had, of course. She asked me in whose name I put the reservation. “I […]

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  • Georgia Elks Association Spring Meeting

    At the Spring meeting of the Georgia Elks Association, held at the Atlanta Northlake Elks Lodge in Atlanta, the annual “Grand March” was conducted for Elks Aidmore.  The Georgia Elks Association and local Lodges gave $22,200.  The Georgia Elks Aidmore Auxiliary and local Auxiliaries gave $29,681.  Total donations made to Elks Aidmore during the meeting […]

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  • Elks Aidmore, Inc. Dalton satellite office for Therapeutic Foster Care

    We are ecstatic to announce the opening of the Elks Aidmore, Inc. Dalton satellite office for Therapeutic Foster Care!  The Dalton location opened February 13, 2017 and is the third satellite office to open.  It is the only satellite office north of Atlanta and will serve the northwest Georgia area within 50 miles of Dalton.  […]

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  • Earth Angels

    While the holidays are usually a time filled with laughter, love and family for many of us, Thanksgiving and Christmas are often difficult for children and youth in foster care.  The reasons children enter the foster care system are numerous:  parental incarceration; parental substance abuse; death of a parent due to suicide, disease or other […]

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  • A Great Day On The Course

    The day was filed with brilliant sunshine, a gentle breeze and temperatures in the mid-80’s. It was a perfect day for the 18th annual Golf Fore Kids tournament, held September 16th at Hard Labor Creek in Rutledge, Georgia. Twenty-five teams participated in this year’s event, which was dedicated to the memory of Larry Capes. Capes served as Chairman of the Golf […]

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  • Five-Stars for Aidmore

    At last report, almost 6,000 people attended the Elks Grand Lodge Convention in Houston, Texas.  Although sales for the Elks Aidmore cookbook were down this year, it was speculated Teresia Wilkinson, wife of Elks Aidmore CEO Abe Wilkinson, provided complimentary fudge to almost every attendee at the convention…several more than once.  The Elks Aidmore Booth […]

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  • Aidmore Auction, Fundraising and Awards

    Thanks to a last minute (and very generous) donation of $10,000 from the Waycross Elks Lodge #369, the Georgia Elks Association Annual Convention at Jekyll Island netted over $24,000 for Elks Aidmore.  Funds were received from the Aidmore Auctions ($6,945); Marietta Cooler Auction ($856); Eight for Aidmore ($2,294); Eatonton Auxiliary ($200); Augusta Auxiliary ($600); Ladies […]

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  • Friends and Family Day

    Elks Aidmore celebrated Friends and Family Day on May 21st, supported by the Conyers branch of BB&T Insurance Services.  Over 200 people turned out to celebrate the graduations and accomplishments of the children and youth in the Elks Aidmore programs.  Each child and youth was asked to invite friends, family, mentors and case managers to […]

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