Saint Mary's Council 4167 of the Knights of Columbus in Albia recently held a pizza party for People with Intellectual Disabilities. The Knights served 180 youth from Albia, Moravia, Eddyville, and Blakesburg. Sixty large pizzas, three and a half cakes, and three gallons of ice cream were consumed along with plenty of soda pop.
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The effort to let Iowans have "Choose Life" license plate on their vehicles ["Choose Life" License Plate Nears Goal; State Chaplain Challenges Knights to Order Today - http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/choose-life-license-plate-nears-goal-state-chaplain-challenges] reached a critical point thanks to the…Continue
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Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the opportunity to publically demonstrate their appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members - past and present. Each year the President makes a proclamation, reminding Americans of the important role the U.S. Armed Forces have played in the history and development of our…Continue
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Families staying at Saint Joseph Emergency Family Shelter in Des Moines now have a beautiful playground to enjoy!
Courtesy of a Variety Club of Iowa grant, the new playground comes two years after the shelter underwent a renovation and expansion in 2011. Volunteers from Saint Francis of Assisi Council 12422 of the Knights of Columbus and…Continue
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Saint Joseph Emergency Family Shelter is the only emergency shelter in Polk County where the entire family unit can stay together. Operated by Catholic Charities – Diocese of Des Moines, Saint Joseph’s provides safe, clean housing for homeless families for a limited stay.
As Chair of the Catholic Charities – Diocese of Des Moines Board of…Continue
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To date, Loras College Council 9224 has raised about $1350 and there are still a few pledges outstanding from one or two more Knights of Columbus Councils. Donations are still being accepted. Please contact Colin Priest via email (email@example.com) and via phone (641-891-2501) to donate.…Continue
The Costello family who are members of Saint Patrick’s Parish in Council Bluffs has had a challenging year.
It has been over a year now since Irene had her first stroke. That was followed by four smaller strokes. Through the grace of God, Irene has slight movement in her arms and has been attending therapy weekly. However, her care is 24/7…Continue
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In 2003, the Knights of Columbus began participating in the Global Wheelchair Mission and sponsored 2,000 wheelchairs to be distributed in Afghanistan. Since then, Knights in the United States and Canada have sponsored the distribution of some 35,000 wheelchairs in Argentina, Colombia, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jordan, Mexico, Morocco, Oman, Panama, the Philippines, Poland, the United States…Continue
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The Iowa Knights of Columbus are holding their 8th Annual James & Judy Chambers Western Iowa Camporee the weekend of June 28-30, 2013. It will be held in Storm Lake, IA in the city campgrounds on the east side of Storm Lake which is 1001 Sunrise Road.
Come away with the Lord Jesus and honor our Blessed Mother Mary in this Year of Faith! During this mini pilgrimage, we will listen to a talk on Mary the Patroness of the New Evangelization, recite the Rosary, and have a Crowning of Mary followed by a simple reception.
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Catholic U.S. Army Chaplain to be honored in 11 April 2013 White House Ceremony
WASHINGTON, D.C.— On April 11, President Barack Obama will award the Catholic priest, U.S. Army Chaplain and Korean War hero, the late Father Captain Emil J. Kapaun, the Medal of Honor for…Continue
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St. Gabriel Communications encourages Knights of Columbus Councils and Assemblies to actively participate in their annual spring…Continue
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