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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.

FOM Knights Support Visit by WWII, Korean and Vietnam War Vets to Washington, DC.

Honor Flight Chicago brings every WWII Veteran they can find, along with Korean and Vietnam War Veterans, to see their memorials and experience their Day of Honor here in our Nation's Capital. On August 18, 2021, members of the Family of Man Council served as greeters, Flight Guardians, and volunteers to welcome the three WWII, 33 Korean War, and 76 Vietnam War veterans to Dulles International Airport and the DC area. PGK Chris Gallagher, DGK Joe Skowronski, PGK Mike Wells, and Grant Buehrig participated in the event.