Thanks to the Veterans Committee of South Plainfiedl Elks Lodge #2298, a great bbq and sunshine was brought to the residents at Menlo Park Veterans Home. The Veterans Committee does many things to enrich these Veterans lives. Donations of clothing and gift cards , a monthly Bingo run by all Central NJ Lodges and residents attend many functions held at South Plainfield Elks Lodge. A more recent function attended by the residents was Elvis Night. All of this is a small thank you for all th sacrifices of those who served.
South Plainfield Elks Veterans Picnic
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