Knights of Columbus, Father Brian McKee Council 1387, again supports the Sam Bruno Petscanner at Health Science North. Council 1387 is committed to have the Petscanner available to everyone in Northeastern Ontario with their annual donation of $1,000.00.
In photo from left to right are Grand Knight Steve Yawney, Executive Director Tannys Laughren, Lori Bouchard, Cheryl Bruno, and Tony Sottile, Chancellor.
Council 1387, supporting approximately 25 charities in the community is a participant @ Boardwalk Bingo Sudbury.
Knights of Columbus Father Brian McKee Council 1387 assists 5 churches in the area and approximately 20 charities in the Sudbury Community for the past 105 years.
The annual golf tournament sponsored by Knights of Columbus Father Brian McKee Council 1387 supporting Inner City Home held on June 28th at Pinegrove Golf Course, raised $4,000.00 for this great event supporting the good works of Inner City Homes’ Programs and Counselling Services that assist those less fortunate in our Community.
Shown in photo from left to right are Vern Borton, Grand Knight Steve Yawney, Executive Director Mary Ali and Jim Cook. Unavailable for the photo are Julio Navarro and Brian Mazara.
It was a fun day for all who participated and ended with a terrific steak dinner as well as many great prizes being handed out that had been generously donated by local businesses. We are truly grateful for their continued support
Thanks to all the Knights who worked so hard to make this event another success!
Knights of Columbus Father Brian McKee Council 1387 presents
Daniele Muscolini, the only seminarian in the Diocese of Sault Ste Marie, with their annual check of $1,000.00.
Shown in photo from the left is Grand Knight Steve Yawney, Chaplain Father Marian Struc with Daniel Muscolini, in centre, who will receive his Diaconate on Friday June 5th and will be ordained as a Priest, next year.
Father Brian McKee Council 1387 looks forward to his ordination and has been proud to support him while in the Seminary.
Council 1387 Assists Sveti Marko Church
Father Brian McKee Council 1387 is now supporting Sveti Marko Church. This brings the number of churches in our area that we will be assisting to five churches.
This is the first mandate of the works of the Knights of Columbus — to be available to assist churches in our community.
In photo from left to right are Father K. Niewinski P.P., Grand Knight Steve Yawney, Vera Bobesich Parish Council Chairperson and Dave Cook Chancellor.
Through the sponsoring of church related activities the members of the Knights of Columbus continue to show that they are the strong right arm of the church.
This demonstrates their abilities and organization to strengthen the Church while offering members and their families to grow in faith.
Shown in photo from left to right are Steve Yawney, Grand Knight, Father Marian Struc of St. Mary’s, Leo Ben Landry, Roger Chicoine and Father Brennan Doherty of Christ the King. Church.
Father Brian McKee Council 1387 has been awarded the prestige Church Award by our Supreme Council.
This honor is only presented to councils who have demonstrated their utmost support for their local churches.
Council 1387 has surpassed their responsibility by installing three cameras to stream Masses and all religious events at Christ the King Church.
As a fraternal organization of Catholic men we have shown strong ties to four churches St. Mary’s. Our Lady of Hope, St. Anthony’s and Christ the King.
Through the sponsoring of Church-related activities our members continue to show that we are the strong right arm of the church.
Installation of Executive for 2014/15
The new Executive for Council 1387 were installed at their first general meeting on Tuesday September 8th.
Shown in several photos below are some of the members who were installed.
Knights of Columbus Father Brian McKee Council 1387 presents Daniel Muscolini, the only seminarian in the Diocese of Sault Ste Marie, with their annual check of $1,000.00.
Shown in photo from the right is Grand Knight Steve Yawney, Chaplain Father Brendan Dougherty and Daniel Muscolini who will be entering his 4th year at St. Peter’s Seminary in London Ontario.
Fr. Brian McKee, Knights of Columbus Council 1387, is pleased to present a cheque in the amount of $3,500.00 to Father Brian Dixon, Parish Priest of Christ the King Church, to assist the churches major capital program.
Fr. Brian McKee Council is committed to provide financial assistance to four parishes within our catchment’s area and supports approximately 25 charitable groups in the community.
* In photo from left to right are Father Dixon, Peter Stankiewicz, treasurer and Grand Knight Steve Yawney.
The Knights of Columbus welcomed its new Deputy Supreme Knight and Supreme Treasurer, a new Supreme Director, and the new Assistant to the Supreme Knight for Canadian Affairs on December 12.
The Knights of Columbus board of directors elected:
|Logan Ludwig as Deputy Supreme Knight. Deputy Supreme Knight Ludwig had previously served as Supreme Treasurer.|
|Michael O’Connor as Supreme Treasurer. Supreme Treasurer O’Connor had previously served as Assistant Supreme Advocate.|
|Natale Gallo as Assistant to the Supreme Knight for Canadian Affairs. Supreme Director Gallo is a past state deputy of Ontario.|
|Patrick Kelly to the board as a Supreme Director. Supreme Director Kelly is the Order’s Vice President for Public Policy, Executive Director of the Blessed John Paul II Shrine, and immediate past state deputy of Washington, D.C.|
In welcoming his brother Knights to their new roles, Supreme Knight Carl Anderson said: “All of these men are proven leaders of our Order, and each brings great strengths to his new position – strengths with which they will continue to build the future of the Knights of Columbus.”