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Iowa KofC CPID Fund Supports Renovation at Easter Seals of Iowa’s Camp Sunnyside

For the past several years, Msgr. J.M. Hanson Council 5038 of the Knights of Columbus based in Ankeny has been supporting the mission of their neighbor Easter Seals Iowa and its Camp Sunnyside. As a result of this partnership, Council 5038 and Easter…

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Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 8:06pm — No Comments

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words - Funds Being Collected for Ultrasound Machines

Did you know that in 2007 there were 6,500 abortions in the State of Iowa? In 2014, that number is expected to approach 9,000. More than sixteen unborn children are killed every day in Iowa.

The good news is that 91% of women who see their unborn child on an ultrasound machine at the Informed Choices Clinics choose LIFE! YOU can help…

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Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 4:47pm — No Comments

Faith Fest fills Burlington area with inspiration - Council 568 oversaw logistics

CLICK HERE to read the full article from The Catholic Messenger, the newspaper of the Diocese of Davenport.

Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 4:16pm — 2 Comments

Iowa’s seminarians gain insight about priesthood - Iowa KofC again funds the convocation

Iowa’s four dioceses recently helded their annual state seminarian convocation in Iowa City. The Iowa Knights of Columbus proudly sponsors this yearly event.

CLICK HERE to read an article on the convocation from The…

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Added by Jason Follett on August 16, 2014 at 4:01pm — No Comments

Serving Veterans Together - Supreme Knight announces partnership with Gary Sinise Foundation

Speaking as a special guest at the States Dinner during the 132nd Supreme Convention of the Knights of Columbus in Orlando, Florida on 5 August 2014, actor Gary Sinise, who played Lt. Dan Taylor in the movie Forrest Gump, thanked the Knights of Columbus for its support of his foundation for wounded military personnel. He said, “You have shown that you can be a shining light of hope” for severely injured…

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Added by Jason Follett on August 10, 2014 at 5:42pm — No Comments

Assembly 262 Donates to Brushy Creek Honor Flight

Sir Knights of Clement Smythe Assembly 262 based in and around Fort Dodge are shown presenting funds to Ron Newsum, chairman and founder of Brushy Creek Area Honor Flight, a group of dedicated volunteers that sends veterans on a flight to Washington D.C. , to visit the memorials which were erected in their honor. Assembly 262 earlier this year spear headed a fundraiser which resulted in a donation of…

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Added by Jason Follett on July 13, 2014 at 9:10pm — No Comments

State Chaplain: Unborn Should Be Civil Rights Focus Now

Iowa Knights of Columbus State Chaplain, Father William E. Reynolds, had the following letter to the editor published by the Des Moines Register on July 13, 2014:…

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Added by Jason Follett on July 13, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Fortnight for Freedom: Threats from Secularizing, Devaluing Religious Roots

As we celebrate the Fortnight for Freedom, this guest column was printed in the June 20, 2014 edition of The Catholic Mirror, the official newspaper of the Diocese of Des…

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Added by Jason Follett on June 23, 2014 at 7:13pm — No Comments

Assembly 3265 Sir Knights Step Up to Feed Deploying National Guard Soldiers & Families

By Jason Follett, Faithful Navigator - Father Paul F. Hans Assembly 3265

The United States along…

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Added by Jason Follett on May 21, 2014 at 10:17pm — No Comments

One Member Per Council Per Month – July 2012 Success Story

From Al Winters, Knights of Columbus Field Agent based in Mason City

Father John Naumann Council 11162 in Greene conducted a First Degree to induct two new members into the Order 25 July 2012. The new members are brothers as well as college students and are preparing to head back to college. The dad is a Third Degree Insurance Brother Knight. 

Wednesday night was the only night that would work for one of the candidates…

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Added by Jason Follett on July 29, 2012 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

Council 11192 and Iowa KofC Foundation Help Family In Need

On 6 June 2012, Rosa Lopez of Queen of Peace Parish in Waterloo lost her four year old daughter, Estefania Garcia Lopez, due to complications while admitted to a local hospital for long term health and medical problems. Compounding this great sadness, Rosa, the head of a household with other…

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Added by Jason Follett on July 29, 2012 at 9:38pm — No Comments

Ninth Annual Bishop’s Catholic Charities Golf Classic

Register now to participate in or sponsor the Ninth Annual Bishop’s Catholic Charities Golf Classic. Please come and spend the day with Diocese of Des Moines Bishop Richard Pates as we tee off in support of programs that helped 25,000 Iowan...s last year alone! The golf outing will be held Monday, 27 August 2012 at Echo Valley Country Club. The…
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Added by Jason Follett on July 29, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Council 838 Webster City RAGBRAI Dinner

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Added by Jason Follett on July 29, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments

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