Community Organizations

The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.


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Eagles Lodge #1085

Address3100 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47401

The Fraternal Order of Eagles, an international non-profit organization, unites fraternally in the spirit of liberty, truth, justice, and equality, to make human life more desirable by lessening its ills, and by promoting peace, prosperity, gladness and hope.

Contact(812) 339-9946
Additional ContactFax: (812) 331-7060
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Knights of Columbus - Council 1096

Address123 N. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Additional AddressP.O.Box 1812
Bloomington, IN

Thanks to the efforts of Father Michael J. McGivney, assistant pastor of St. Mary's Church in New Haven and some of his parishioners, the Connecticut state legislature on March 29, 1882, officially chartered the Knights of Columbus as a fraternal benefit society. The Order is still true to its founding principles of charity, unity and fraternity.

ContactGary Broxton (Grand Knight)
bandh [at]
Additional Contact(812) 824-4889
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Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1081

AddressMoose Lodge
1580 W. Bloomfield Rd.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Additional AddressP.O.Box 1318
Bloomington, IN

The Moose Community Service program of today and for the next century challenges people to become volunteers through membership in the Moose.

ContactKevin Russ (Governor)
(812) 336-5281
Additional Contact(812) 333-1213
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Order of the Eastern Star, Ellettsville Chapter 454

AddressElletsville Masonic Lodge #245
201 North Sales Street
Ellettsville, IN 47429

Eastern Star is a social order comprised of both men and women with spiritual values, promoting charity, education, science and fraternal ties.

ContactBarbara Dutton (Secretary)
bjdutton [at]
Additional ContactBetty Davis (Worthy Matron)
betdavis [at]
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The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Bloomington Lodge 446

Address400 N. Walnut St
Bloomington, IN 47404

The mission is 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.

ContactSteven Wallace (Exalted Ruler)
wallace0801 [at]
(812) 336-6387
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