A special shout out to PGK and WTs Bob Balog and Chris Gallagher for quarterbacking the effort. Brother John Geraerdts for running the kitchen, Brother Tom Zorn who helped with the shopping, BrotherJoe Gibbons for the license, Worthy Advocate Louis Wise, Bob Andres for their crucial help in the kitchen and bar. I know I am leaving out so many but I appreciate everything from everyone.
Congratulations to the FY award winners:
Young Man of the Year - Andrew Eberly
Young Woman of the Year- Marin George
Family of the Year - the Wayne Weeks Family
Knight of the Year - Brother Mike Poland
Congratulations to all and thank you for all that you did for the Family of Man Council during the last Fraternal Year! God Bless!
On September 18th, Brothers Joe Skowronski, Grant Buehrig and Bob Balog helped support Honor Flight Chicago’s visit to the Capitol Region. Over 100 Veterans were part of this contingent: 6 who served in WW2, 21 who were in the military during the Korean War and 78 Vietnam Veterans. These heroes were taken to the WW2, Korean War, Vietnam War, Marine, Air Force and Lincoln Memorials. The last place they visited with the Air and Space Museum near Dulles before returning to Chicago.
The Family of Man Knights' Charity Breakfasts are starting back up! On Sunday, October 6th the Knights will hold their monthly charity breakfast with Shepherd's Center of Oakton, VA as the designated beneficiary.