Believe in the goodness in thyself as well as in others.

Protect childhood with tenderness, old age with respect, cherish with reverence the memory of those who have passed.

Observe faithfully the golden rule.

Enjoy the good things of earth. Keep within thee the Glorious shine of youth and remain always of good cheer.

Elks Awards Day - 2008

An audience, estimated at 500, was in attendance as the Lincoln Elks Lodge # 80 held their Youth Day Program on Monday, May 5th at Southeast Community College. On April 9, 2008 Governor Dave Heineman proclaimed the first week in May to be "Elks National Youth Week." Elks Lodges across the State and Nation hold honors convocations for the students in their Lodge jurisdiction. Dave Kirby, Youth Activities Chairman for the Lodge emceed the evenings activities which included a welcome by Jeanette Volker, Chancellor of Southeast Community College.

Twenty-six seniors were awarded scholarship totaling $30,000.

View Legacy Scholarship winners
View Teaching Scholarship winners
View General Academic Scholarship winners
View Most Valuable Student Scholarship winners

Certificates of Recognition are awarded to juniors during this program. These awards are presented to students from each of the 14 Lincoln and surrounding area high schools in the following 16 categories:

Academic AchievementAgricultureArtBusiness Studies
Computer SkillsDebate/SpeechDramaFamily and Consumer Science
Foreign LanguageIndustrial TechnologyLeadershipMusic - Instrumental
Music - VocalSports - FemaleSports - MaleStudent Publications - Annual
Student Publications - Newspaper
View current winners - 2008

See 'Offical' Program