As part of their continued community outreach, this past weekend the Hackensack Elks hosted a dance for teens with special needs. There were almost twenty teens present, they had a wonderful afternoon filled with music, entertainment, and dancing.
The Elks is a national service organization with a 140+ year history and nearly one million members in 2,000 lodges around the country. Local lodges invests in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, by undertaking projects that address unmet needs, and by honoring the service and sacrifice of our veterans. The Order of Elks spends more than $80,000,000 per year in charitable programs. If you are interested in becoming an Elks you can contact the Hackensack Lodge at 201-487-0658.