May 2nd - Congrats to our 2018 winners of the Academic Achievement Awards. Students from New London, Waterford, Niantic, Montville, and East Lyme were among the awardees. Cash awards are supported by the activities we hold at our lodge on a regular basis.
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New London Elks 360 - The Whaling City Lodge

The New London Elks is a social and charitable fraternal organization composed of men and women from the towns of New London, Montville, Waterford, and East Lyme. We are always looking for new members to help us in our mission to aid Veterans and Children in our communities. For membership information, click here.

Our local charitable donations over the past year:

Here's a list of some of the charitable works undertaken by members this year:

  • Donated a washer and dryer to the Veterans Home in New London ($1560 value)
  • $1500 donation to Veteran's Equine Therapeutic Services
  • $2000 for our annual "Boots for Kids" program for needy kids in our area
  • >$5000 in donations of lodge facilities for use by community organizations such as New London Youth Affairs
  • $3150 in scholarships to local youth from New London, Waterford, East Lyme, and Montville
  • $1000 in bike helmets, smoke alarms, and carbon monoxide sensors provided at annual Safety Day events
  • $600 to the New London Wildcats Special Olympics Volleyball Team
  • $700 to New London Youth Teen Affairs
  • $700 to New London Babe Ruth

Our Trunk or Treat Night was featured in The Day! Take a look!

Click here to see the local newscast featuring our lodge!

The Elks are a national fraternal organization with two combined missions: charity and fraternity. Membership is open to men and women who are citizens of the United States. We are always looking for new members who are interested in making the communities that we serve a nice place to live. For a tour of the lodge and more information about us, send an email to and we would be happy to show you around.

The New London Elks serves New London, Waterford, Montville, East Lyme, and part of Salem.