Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Swift Current Royal Purple

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1946-2014

History

The Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93 existed from 1949-2014. The Royal Purple's were the ladies auxiliary for the Elks of Canada. The Royal Purple's work in tandem with the bother Elks to support local, national, and international charities. The Swift Current Lodge supported the purchase and set up of Christmas lights in memorial park. The supported Speech and hearing programs, D.A.R.E, social events at the Palliser Regional Care Centre, as well as support for the local Saskatchewan Abilities Centre, in addition to the various national and international charities supported by the Elks and Royal Purples on a national level. Their mission statement was: A Nation fraternal and charitable organization promoting and supporting community needs through volunteer efforts of local lodges "We do adhere to the principles of justice, charity, love and fidelity to the best of our ability."
The Swift Current Lodge Number 93 dissolved in 2014 at which point there was a shifting and changing of the organization at the national level.

Places

Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

SCAA-SCM-0163

Maintained by

Institution identifier

Swift Current Museum

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR-CPF
RAD
ISDIAH

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2017/11/01 - Creation
Revised September 2018 by Leesha Cowan

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

  • Latin

Sources

Maintenance notes

Created by William Shepherd (Collections Officer, Swift Current Museum).
Maintenance is the responsibility of the Collections Officer, Swift Current Museum.
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