Tom Scully, past exalted ruler of the Santa Monica Elks, has been honored for his personal donation of $1,000 to the Elks National Foundation Thursday, January 20th.

Doug Randall, Santa Monica Elks exalted ruler, noted that the Elks National Foundation contributed monetary support to many of the Santa Monica Elks programs, including drug awareness, Hoop Shoot, Soccer Shoot, and veterans programs and scholarships.

Elks National Foundation district chairman Ken Lady said that last year the foundation distributed nearly $15 million nationwide, including $3.2 million for scholarships.

Last year 107,651 donors contributed $5.25 million to the Elks National Fund.