Mission Viejo / Saddleback Valley Elks Lodge No. 2444 (“Elks Lodge”) announced that fifteen new members from five (5) different cities were initiated into the Elks Lodge recently. The new members and their city of residence are:
- Irvine: Jim McDonald
- Lake Forest: Ben Blair
- Laguna Woods: Ray Longmore, Barbara Retman and Cora Lee Stout
- Mission Viejo: Laurie Abbott, Brian Bancroft, Sally Christopher, Mary Cornett, Bill Hill, Brian Jojansen, Dorothy Missett, Tara Stewart and Dave Verba
- Rancho Santa Margarita: Steve Koudelka
The new members pledged to do their best to participate in the many charitable works of theElks Lodge that help improve the communities of the Saddleback Valley.