Board of Directors and Foundation Officers 2018 Meeting Schedule

All Board of Directors shall meet quarterly on Sundays at: Officer Funeral Home Metro-East Chapel Conference Room 2114 Missouri Avenue East St. Louis, IL 62205 (618) 271-6055


The Medical Arts Building 4601 State Street East St. Louis, IL  62205

 March 18th Board of Directors (Officer Funeral Home) 2:30pm – 4:30pm
April 15th *Deadline for Submission of Applications for 2018 ELWK Scholarships! 5:00pm CST
May 15th ELWK Foundation Scholarship Awards Ceremony – Graduating Seniors Amount Rewarded: $250 Each
  26th 14th Annual Golf Tournament – Grand Marais
5802 Lake Dr, East St. Louis, IL 62203
 July 22nd Board of Directors (Conference Call) 2:30pm – 4:30pm
October 6th ELWK Gala – The Regency Conference Tuscany Grand Ballroom 400 Regency Park Drive O’Fallon, IL 6:30pm – 10:00pm
November 11th Board of Directors (Officer Funeral Home) 2:30pm – 4:30pm
December 7th – 11th Annual Elementary Coat Give-Away TBA





Past Board Meeting Minutes:

*Click Here (Minutes from All Board Meetings are Password Protected and Available upon request)

Board of Directors

Honorable Carl E. Officer Chairman of the Board

Willa King-Allen President

David King Vice-President

Virgia Watkins Acting Treasurer

Jerome King Executive Admin/Secretary

Archie Lawrence Attorney Advisor

Barbara Billops-Curtis

Rev. Fred Dixon Sr. (Honorary)

Edna Farmer

Katherine Frazier

Willie Harris

Ron Hemphill

Jennifer Jordan

Linda Lawson

M. Bernadette Officer

Percy McKinney

Frank Smith

Susie Taylor (Honorary)

Virgia Watkins

James E Williams, Jr.




Willa King Allen

Vice President

David Wilson King

Executive Administrator/Secretary

Jerome King


Ingrid Mosley

Attorney Advisor Archie Lawrence