At the White Rock Elks believe that Charity begins at home. This means that we try to make a difference in our local community with charitable donations.
White Rock Youth Ambassadors
The WRE have been a consistent supporter of the WR Youth Ambassadors. Every year the White Rock Elks sponsor a candidate. To participate, candidates must, attend school, live or work in South Surrey or White Rock. This program gets youth involved in their community and also provides a beneficial lifetime of experience. If you would like to know more about this program please visit wrya.ca.
BC Family Hearing Resource Society
The BC Family Hearing Resource Society has been a charity that is very close to our hearts at The White Rock Elks - This Society serves local families with services and resources for hearing impaired children. In the past year BC Family Hearing Resource have helped 272 families - 53% of that being in the Fraser Valley. They provide services, outreach, program, training resources and many more tools to help those families that are faced with profound hearing loss. ! White Rock Elks enjoyed participating in last years walk for bright futures. If you require their services or would like to donate we encourage you to visit their website at http://www.bcfamilyhearing.com
The Walk for Bright Futures is held in May at Aldergrove Regional Park - Please come out and show your support for this great cause and walk with a White Rock Elk!! Click here for a pledge form
Peace Arch Hospice
The Peace Arch Hospice plays a pivotal role in our community, They provide counselling services, grief support, relaxation sessions, walking groups, vigil support and outreach programs. The hospice holds a special place for the White Rock Elks as some of our members have used their services. We appreciate the hospice for providing support to families at difficult times in their lives. If you would like to learn more about supporting or donating to Hospice please visit their website at https://www.peacearchhospice.org/
907 Black Knight Air Cadets
in 2019 the WR Elks were able to work with Coast Capital Saving to provide the 907 Air Cadets and Alexandria House with donations. Both organizations work to provide wonderful resources for youth in the community. 907 Black Knights Air Cadets - http://aircadetleague.com/squadron/907-black-knights/
Additional local organizations we have donated to are:
Steel School of Irish Dancers - https://www.steelschoolofirishdance.com
Spiral Dance - http://www.spiraldance.ca
Alexandria House - https://www.alexhouse.net/alexandra-neighbourhood-house