BENEVOLENT & PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS 243

Address
233 MILL STREET
WORCESTER, MA 01520
Contact
Website: http://www.worcesterelks.com
Phone: +1 (508) 753-9535
Nonprofit
NTEE: Y40 - Fraternal Beneficiary Societies
EIN: 04-1079755

Mission

FRATERNAL ORGANIZATION
 20182017201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Doing business as nameBPOE WORCESTER LODGE 243
Year of formation1892
Subsection code08
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area1123
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$6,917.00$7,500.00$6,500.00$7,500.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation   $7,500.00$6,625.00
Number of employees99112223
Number of people compensated >$100k00   
Number of volunteers1515122025
Number of highly compensated contractors00   
Personnel
Belisle, Carolyn
Title   LOYAL KNIGHTLOYAL KNIGHT
Name of key/compensated person   CAROLYN BELISLECAROLYN BELISLE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Blunt, Thomas
Title  EXHALTED RUL LEADING KNIG
Name of key/compensated person  THOMAS BLUNT THOMAS BLUNT
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Current officer  True True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00 $0.00
Buote, Jerry
TitleLECTURING KNIGHLECTURING KNIGH   
Name of key/compensated personJERRY BUOTEJERRY BUOTE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Cherry, Robin
Title   TILER 
Name of key/compensated person   ROBIN CHERRY 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Connor, Rich
Title Trustee   
Name of key/compensated person RICH CONNOR   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Cousineau, Vickie
Title   TREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person   VICKIE COUSINEAUVICKIE COUSINEAU
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer   TrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org   $3,500.00$2,625.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Dineen, Gerald
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    GERALD DINEEN
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Dineen, Jerry
Title  TRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated person  JERRY DINEEN  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Ela-Lauzon, Diane
Title    SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person    DIANE ELA-LAUZON
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $4,000.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Fletcher, Edie
Title  LOYAL KNIGHT  
Name of key/compensated person  EDIE FLETCHER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Fletcher, Edith
TitleEXHALTED RULEREXHALTED RULER   
Name of key/compensated personEDITH FLETCHEREDITH FLETCHER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Gaylord, Gil
Title   TRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated person   GIL GAYLORD 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Gerardi, Don
TitleLOYALKNIGHTLEADING KNIGHT EXALTED RULEEXALTED RULE
Name of key/compensated personDON GERARDIDON GERARDI DON P GERARDI JRDON P GERARDI JR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue True 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Gerardi, Kim
TitleLECTURING KNIGH    
Name of key/compensated personKIM GERARDI    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Gerardi, Kimberly
Title   LEADING KNIGTILER
Name of key/compensated person   KIMBERLY GERARDIKIMBERLY GERARDI
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Hidenfelter, Mark
TitleTrustee    
Name of key/compensated personMARK HIDENFELTER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Hilow, Mitch
Title   TRUSTEE 
Name of key/compensated person   MITCH HILOW 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Hilow, Mitchell
Title    ESQUIRE
Name of key/compensated person    MITCHELL HILOW
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Holbrooke, Mary
TitleLEADING KNIGHTLOYAL KNIGHT   
Name of key/compensated personMARY HOLBROOKEMARY HOLBROOKE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Johnson, Carl
Title   LECTURING KN 
Name of key/compensated person   CARL JOHNSON 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Johnson, Peg
Title   CHAPLAIN 
Name of key/compensated person   PEG JOHNSON 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Kayer, Gerard
Title   TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person   GERARD KAYER JRGERARD KAYER JR
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Leone, Paul
TitleTrusteeTrustee   
Name of key/compensated personPAUL LEONEPAUL LEONE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Lockman, Thomas
TitleTrusteeTrusteeTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personTHOMAS LOCKMANTHOMAS LOCKMANTHOMAS LOCKMANTHOMAS LOCKMANTHOMAS LOCKMAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Lombardo, Pete
TitleTrustee    
Name of key/compensated personPETE LOMBARDO    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Lyons, Todd
Title    LECTURING KN
Name of key/compensated person    TODD LYONS
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
McCarthy, Susan
Title  LEADING KNIG  
Name of key/compensated person  SUSAN MCCARTHY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Meyers, David
Title Trustee   
Name of key/compensated person DAVID MEYERS   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Moore, Bill
Title  TRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person  BILL MOOREBILL MOOREBILL MOORE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrue 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Moore, Donna
Title   INNER GUARDINNER GUARD
Name of key/compensated person   DONNA MOOREDONNA MOORE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Per, Paul
Title   SECRETARY 
Name of key/compensated person   PAUL TIBBETTS PER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Current officer   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $4,000.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Pratte, Corey
TitleTrusteeTrustee   
Name of key/compensated personCOREY PRATTECOREY PRATTE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Reilly, William
Title  TRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated person  WILLIAM REILLY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Tibbetts, Paul
Title    TRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person    PAUL R TIBBETTS
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Turner, Paul
Title    CHAPLAIN
Name of key/compensated person    PAUL TURNER
Position of compensated person
Current officer    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATION
Program service expenses, total$118,410.00$89,082.00$99,424.00$106,200.00$190,302.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
FRATERNAL ORGANIZATION
Program expenses$118,410.00$89,082.00$99,424.00$106,200.00 
Program descriptionFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATIONFRATERNAL ORGANIZATION 
N/A
Program description    N/A
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$100,251.00$81,622.00$86,508.00$66,562.00$112,462.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$66,690.00$20,435.00$18,521.00$9,623.00$19,381.00
Investment income, current yr$18.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$71.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$66,690.00$20,435.00$18,521.00$9,623.00$19,381.00
Total unrelated business revenue$9,223.00$25,297.00$17,396.00$17,398.00$44,797.00
Other revenue, current yr$33,543.00$61,187.00$67,987.00$56,939.00$93,010.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue-$9,706.00 -$3,772.00-$4,004.00-$5,374.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00 $0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$344,058.00$367,053.00$321,682.00$366,183.00$494,314.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$14,528.00$14,815.00$14,973.00$7,443.00$19,381.00
Revenue from all other contributions$52,162.00$5,620.00$3,548.00$2,180.00 
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00   
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$10,477.00$10,061.00$18,727.00$18,215.00$46,683.00
Net revenue from gaming (total)$8,332.00$10,922.00$13,333.00$7,408.00-$3,321.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$18.00$0.00  $71.00
Net rental income$22,153.00$22,083.00$384.00$8,263.00$48,630.00
Net income from fundraising events$14,024.00$11,715.00$12,149.00$6,403.00 
Net inventory sales (total)-$21,443.00$6,406.00$23,394.00$16,650.00$1,018.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$127,127.00$99,182.00$108,912.00$115,562.00$190,943.00
Total functional expenses: program service $118,410.00$89,082.00$99,424.00$106,200.00$190,302.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$8,717.00$10,100.00$9,488.00$9,362.00$641.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Legal fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$275,859.00$279,086.00$308,519.00$337,067.00$376,260.00
Total assets, beginning of year$279,086.00$308,519.00$337,067.00$376,260.00$433,486.00
Total liabilities$163,889.00$140,240.00$152,113.00$158,257.00$148,450.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$140,240.00$152,113.00$158,257.00$148,450.00$127,195.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00   
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00   
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$111,970.00$138,846.00$156,406.00$178,810.00$243,720.00
Temporarily restricted net assets    -$15,910.00
Net assets$111,970.00$138,846.00$156,406.00$178,810.00$227,810.00
Net assets, beginning of year$138,846.00$156,406.00$178,810.00$227,810.00$306,291.00
Other liabilities  $3,800.00 $15,687.00
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00   
Other assets$0.00$0.00   
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00   
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00$0.00   
Cash: non-interest bearing$57,701.00$29,083.00$26,196.00$19,831.00$60,599.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$29,083.00$26,196.00$19,831.00$60,599.00$85,575.00
Investments -- program-related$0.00$0.00   
Inventories for sale or use$8,584.00$8,880.00$8,289.00$5,300.00$11,556.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$26,876.00-$17,560.00-$22,404.00-$49,000.00-$78,481.00
Advertising (total)$0.00$0.00   
Savings & temp cash investment$0.00$0.00   
Accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00   
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$0.00 $2,621.00$2,621.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$3,965.00$10,274.00$3,992.00$28,769.00$23,017.00
Deferred revenue$59,279.00$19,680.00$23,852.00 $12,427.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable$100,645.00$110,286.00$120,469.00$129,488.00$97,319.00
Total net assets or fund balances$111,970.00$138,846.00$156,406.00$178,810.00$227,810.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$31,549.00$32,912.00$35,281.00$35,669.00$34,509.00
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00   
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1097149
Number of independent voting members997149
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-04-012016-04-012015-04-012014-04-012013-04-01
Tax year end date2018-03-012017-03-012016-03-012015-03-012014-03-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-09-272017-10-182016-12-082016-03-212014-10-27
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.12014v6.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201821839349300252201741779349300124201612049349300141201640119349300759201411989349300801
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