"Cherish a Child" - with your support of AEMP

Steele Research Center

In 1992, the Arizona Elks adopted the Steele Center as a "Major Project". Since then, Members in lodges around the state have contributed more than $6.8 million.

Youth Camp

The Arizona Elks Youth Camp located in the Sierra Ancha Mountains is open and available to all youth groups throughout the state for at no charge. A $200 Security/No Show Deposit is required at time of booking.

Arizona Elks Association

Welcome to the great state of Arizona, the home of one of the many wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon. Our motto is "Believe in what you do and it can come true".

History

In Arizona, Elks help children in many ways. AEMP's relationship with 2 projects goes back for years.

We have sponsored research at the University of Arizona's "Steele Children's Research Center" since 1992 with over $6.8 million in donations. We remodeled and modernized the "Arizona Elks Pediatric Clinic " and provide funds for an endowed chairs in Statewide Pediatric Research and Faculty Research for Technology and Innovation.

We are also very proud of our Elks Youth Camp located in the Sierra Ancha Mountains in northeast Arizona. This camp is open and available to all youth groups throughout the state at no charge for bonafide Youth Groups in Arizona.

Please take time to visit both portions of our website. You can call us toll free at 888.808.8627 or locally at 520.326.0556 if you have any questions.

- Executive Director, Arizona Elks Major Projects, Inc.
exdir@aemp.tuccoxmail.com

Steele Children's Research Center

The physician/scientists take care of 20,000 sick children each year at the Steele Children's Research Center. Some of these children have simple problems, like ear infections, others with life-threatening illnesses. Our goal is to give each one of them a better chance at better health. Please consider adding your support to the research efforts at the Steele Children's Research Center - to create a healthier future for all children.

Youth Camp

The Arizona Elks operate the Jack C. Warter Elks Youth Camp located in the Sierra Ancha Mountains in northeastern Arizona. This camp is open and available to all youth groups throughout Arizona. Booking Calendar opens on 1 Nov each year, so make your plans early.

The Arizona Elks Youth Camp is a great facility to hold your next troop outing, or any other event!

Arizona Elks Major Project News – April 2018

AZ Elks Jack Warter Youth Camp Preps for Busy Summer!


Fifteen different Youth Groups will be bringing over 700 kids to the Arizona Elks Youth Camp this summer.   A vast array of Scouts, Explorers, Church Groups, Clubs and teams will visit the camp and use the facilities at no charge!  It is located in the Santa Ancha Mountains near Globe, AZ.  It has cabins with bunks for 77 Campers, a full kitchen and a shower house.  There are still a few weekends available on the calendar, so it you know a youth group send them to the web site at elks4kids.org.

The Camp is run by AEMP Camp Committee Chairman Tom Miller.  Tom and dozens of dedicated Arizona Elks are going to the Camp 16-22 April to prepare for the lucky kids that will get a chance to camp this summer.

All Elks and their families are welcome to help Tom and his crew.  Call Tom at (520) 591-6272 and let him know when to expect you.

2018 Mid-Year Raffle is John Deere Gator with a 14' Big Tex trailer!  Get tickets at your Lodge or www.elks4kids.org  Get a few extras and sell them to you friends.  Or watch for them in your mail in July. Drawing is in October.


Jimm Krausman,
PDDGER, PSVP,
Executive Director AEMP