Our Mission and Purpose
This Fraternal Order was founded to promote and practice the four cardinal virtues of Charity, Justice, Brotherly Love and Fidelity; to promote the welfare and enhance the happiness of its members; to enliven the spirit of American Patriotism and cultivate good fellowship."
The Miami Elks Lodge 948 was chartered on July 13, 1905.
The Elks organization was founded in New York City on February 16, 1868.
The Order is a non-political, non-sectarian and strictly American fraternity. Proposal for membership in the Order is only by invitation of a member in good standing. To be accepted as a member, one must be an American citizen, believe in God, be of good moral character and be at least 21 years old.
Lounge. Pool. Tennis Courts. Billiards . Shuffleboard . Domino Card Room . Classes . Gym .
Basketketball Court .
Entertainment . Ballroom