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Rotonda Lodge uses Beacon Grant to Provide Clothes to C.A.R.E. Clients

        2710 CARE  2710 CARE Becky Kelly

Rotonda Elks Lodge #2710 used their $2,000 from the Elks National Foundation Beacon Grant and the $2,000 from the Florida State Elks Association’s matching grant to help C.A.R.E., the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies. Their mission statement is “to help victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and other violent crimes in Ch​arlotte County. C.A.R.E. works to create safety in our community by helping survivors and by promoting nonviolent and healthy relationships by education and example.” Lodge members’ spouses shopped for women’s and children’s clothing for the center’s clients.

Carol Stuppleben, Sharon Linton and Becky Kelly, spouses of Rotonda Lodge members, shop for clothes to donate to the Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies using the Elks National Foundation Beacon Grant and the FSEA matching grant.

 

Louisiana State Legislature Increases New Orleans Hotel Occupancy Tax

The Legislature of the State of Louisiana has acted to increase the New Orleans Hotel Occupancy Tax from 13% to 14.75% effective April 1, 2014. This will affect our convention room rates and they will go from $128.56 to $130.52 per night.

Convention Attendees With ADA Transportation Needs Urged To Contact Grand Lodge

In order for the Grand Lodge to support the transportation needs of attendees with disabilities you are urged to contact the Grand Lodge if you require special assistance. Special coaches capable of kneeling to accommodate wheel chairs will be placed along the routes for those in need. If you require assistance please contact Tina or Jessica at the Grand Lodge as follows:

TinaH@elks.org

JessicaR@elks.org

 

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