To inculcate the principles of Charity, Justice, Brotherly Love and Fidelity; to recognize a belief in God; to promote the welfare and enhance the happiness of its Members; to quicken the spirit of American patriotism; to cultivate good fellowship; to perpetuate itself as a fraternal organization, and to provide for its government, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America will serve the people and communities through benevolent programs, demonstrating that Elks Care and Elks Share. Like other Lodges across the United States, Red Wing Elks #845 is a service organization with members dedicated to a wide variety of charitable projects that make a difference in our community by impacting our youth, their families and through our dedication to veterans who have served our country.