Elks Lodge helps After School Program
The Pawhuska Elks Lodge, which is Lodge No. 2542, on March 10, 2022 donated $3,500 to the After School Program of Pawhuska Public Schools. The Elks Lodge obtained the funds from the Elks National Foundation through a Beacon Grant. The money will help the After School Program address the academic achievement gap caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Pictured are, from left, John Brazee of the Lodge; Scott Sapulpa, director of the After School Program; Rex Wikel, of the Lodge; James Hendrix III, of the Lodge; Justin Wilson, of the Lodge; and Beverly Moore, assistant superintendent of Pawhuska Public Schools. In the foreground is Frankie Pryce, granddaughter of Mr. Hendrix.