HOUSTON, Texas — As members of the Elks-USA from across the nation gathered in Houston, Texas, July 3-6, Brian P. Horsman, of Fairfield, Maine, was installed as district deputy to the Elks National President for the lodges in the Central District of the Maine Elks Association, according to a news release from Elks-USA.

Horsman was installed at the Order’s 152nd Elks National Convention currently under way in Houston, where more than 8,000 members and guests were present. He will serve a one-year term.

Last year alone, the Elks donated approximately $300 million in cash, gifts, and time to make our communities better places to live. The Elks are one of the premier patriotic and charitable organizations in the United States of America, according to the release.

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