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KofC Charity Breakfast December 5, 2021

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will host our next Charity Breakfast on Sunday, December 5, 2021. Breakfast will be served in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium at St John Neumann Parish starting after the 7:30 AM Mass until the start of the 11:30 AM Mass. Your Free Will donations will be provided to the Fairfax Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) this month.

KofC Quarterly Blood Drive – December 4, 2021

The Knights of Columbus Family of Man Council’s quarterly Red Cross Blood Drive at Saint John Neumann will be Saturday, December 4, 2021, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM in classrooms A2/A3 of the Parish Center. This time of year, blood drives across the country are often affected by seasonal illness and winter weather. So if you’re feeling healthy and well, your blood donation is needed now to help meet the needs of hospital patients this holiday season.

Family of Man Council Helps Gabriel Homes in Reston

On Saturday, October 23rd, six Knights from the Family of Man Council did late Fall landscape maintenance at the Old Trail Drive Gabriel Home in Reston.  The Knights weeded the front, rear and side yards, raked leaves and other debris from these areas and cut back years of english ivy growth that was growing on the home.  Altogether, the Knights cleaned up 14 tall bags of weeds, leaves, ivy and other landscape debris.  The Knights also adjusted and reset the solar landscape lights around the front parking area leading to the house.

Next Knights on Bikes Event, Oct 30

The Family of Man Council #7566 of the Knights of Columbus is organizing a "Knights on Bikes" event on Saturday, October 30, 2021.  We invite all Catholic men who are interested in learning about the Knights at St. John Neumann Parish to join us for a pleasant and easy bike ride along the W&OD trail. This is a great opportunity for you to meet some of the Knights and learn about our charitable and fraternal work.

November 7, 2021, Charity Breakfast

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will host our next Charity Breakfast on Sunday, November 7, 2021. Breakfast will be served in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium at St John Neumann Parish starting at the conclusion of the 7:30 AM Mass until the beginning of the 11:30 AM Mass. The proceeds from the Free Will donations this month will be provided to the Archdiocese for the Military Services USA.

Tom & Maggie Carter - FoM Family of the Month for Sept 2021

Knights of Columbus Family of Man Council #7566 selected the Tom Carter Family as the Council’s Family of the Month for September.

Tom Carter serves as the Council’s link with the parish office to schedule Knights’ events and formerly was the chair of the Council’s Community Committee. He also helps count the weekly collections for the parish. His wife, Maggie, is a SJN wedding coordinator, serves as a Eucharistic Minister, and is a member of the Shawl Ministry. Tom has been a Knight since May 2010 and is a Fourth Degree Knight, the highest level a Knight can attain.