The Knights of Columbus will be ready to feed you a hearty breakfast on Sunday, April 8, in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium from 8:30-11:30am. This month’s beneficiary is Mary House, a community-based organization that provides transitional housing services, shelter and support programs to homeless and struggling immigrant families, and was founded on the concept that "smaller is better."
Knights of Columbus Sends $1 million to Iraqi, Syrian Christians for Easter
As Holy Week begins, the Knights of Columbus is providing $800,000 in new financial assistance to aid persecuted Christians in the Middle East. In addition, the Knights will be sending $250,000 as part of its ongoing commitment to rebuilding an Iraqi Christian town.
The Family of Man Council has once again lived up to its name in joining with the SJN Scouts and supporting the Stations of the Cross on Friday, March 23rd, and the Lenten Soup Supper that followed.
SK Tom Zorn did a great job (again) organizing and directing the Service and Brother Pete Roth provided the music. Knights and their spouses, as well as Scouts and their leaders, acted as Cross & Candle Bearers and as Readers. A wonderful way to remember the lessons of the Passion of Our Lord.
This Sunday, March 11, the beneficiary of the Knights of Columbus charity breakfast is the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales Retirement Fund. Breakfast will be served from 8:30 - 11:00am in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium. This is a rescheduled date due to the power outage that affected the parish campus after last week's windstorm.
The Knights of Columbus Family of Man Council’s quarterly Red Cross Blood Drive takes place Saturday, March 10 from 8:00am to 1:00pm. Blood donors are able to register online at www.redcrossblood.org by using the sponsor code STJOHNNEUMANNVA. You can also call the Red Cross at 1-800-733-2767 to register or get answers to eligibility questions. You may call John Moran of the Knights at 202586-8803 if you need help with the process.