Who We Are
ELKS is a non-profit organization that was created by a group of individuals who wanted to make a positive impact on their community. Our team is made up of compassionate and dedicated individuals who are committed to creating a more compassionate world. We believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to reach their potential and live with dignity, regardless of their circumstances or place of birth.
Our organization is built on the foundation of empathy, love, kindness and support, and we work tirelessly to promote these values within our membership base and the wider community. We offer a wide range of services and resources, including food banks, community outreach programs, counseling services, job training opportunities, financial aid programs, and more. We also provide educational workshops on topics like self-care and mental health awareness to help individuals gain life skills that they can use throughout their lives.
At ELKS, we are also committed to ensuring that everyone has equal access to healthcare services, regardless of their financial situation. We provide financial aid programs, grants, scholarships, and other forms of assistance to help individuals afford the medical care they need. We also work with healthcare providers and insurance companies to negotiate lower costs for certain treatments and medications.
Through fundraising activities and strategic partnerships with local charities and organizations, we strive to provide real solutions for those living in difficult circumstances. Our team is dedicated to making a positive impact on the world, and we are always looking for new ways to promote empathy, love, kindness and support.
Empathy, Love, Kindness and Support (ELKS) is a social organization that was founded on the belief that those four values are the key that are needed to build strong and meaningful relationships. Our primary goal is to create a society where individuals can express themselves without fear or judgment, and where discrimination based on race or gender identity is eliminated. We provide essential resources and services to individuals and families in need, and strive to create an environment where everyone feels supported and empowered.