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Family of Man Council Hosts Charity Breakfast for Support of Residents of East Palestine, OH

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will hold their May charity breakfast on May 7, 2023, between the end of the 7:30 AM Mass and the start of the 11:30 AM Mass. The Council will provide the proceeds from your free-will donations to the Our Lady of Lourdes and St. Jude Parishes in their relief efforts for victims of the railway disaster in the community of East Palestine, Ohio (https://www.ololstj.org/ololeastpalestinerailway).

Family of Man Council Hosts Charity Breakfast for The Hero Academy

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will hold their April charity breakfast on April 16, 2023 (the first Sunday after Easter) between the end of the 7:30 AM Mass and the start of the 11:30 AM Mass. The Council will provide the proceeds from your free-will donations to The Hero Academy (https://www.herolabradors.org/the-hero-academy).

Family of Man Council to Hold Charity Breakfast in Support of Missionaries of the Poor

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will host our next Charity Breakfast on Sunday, March 5, 2023. Breakfast will be served in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium at St John Neumann Parish from after the 7:30 AM Mass until the beginning of the 11:30 AM Mass. The designated charity of your free-will donations is the Missionaries of the Poor. 

Family of Man Members Marshal the National March for Life

Several Family of Man Council Members served as marshals at the March for Life in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2023. FOM members PGK John Moran, PGK Bob Balog, DGK Dave Bermingham, DD Bill McInerney, and Jim O’Donnell joined fellow members across Virginia and the country to escort the marchers from the National Mall to the US Supreme Court building.

(Images courtesy John Moran and Bill McInerney)

Knights of Columbus January 2023 Fundraiser for Special Olympics

The Knights of Columbus Family of Man Council 7566 at St John Neumann will kick off their Annual Polar Peddlers Challenge to Support Special Olympics of Virginia, commencing with the Knights Polar Peddler's Bike Ride on January 21st. This year's challenge period for donations will run from January 21st through January 30th. We encourage you, your family and your friends to donate what they can to this cause that we hold dear to us as Knights.

Family of Man Council to Hold Charity Breakfast in Support of Nativity Preparatory School

The Family of Man Council of the Knights of Columbus will host our next Charity Breakfast on Sunday, February 5, 2023. Breakfast will be served in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium at St John Neumann Parish from after the 7:30 AM Mass until the beginning of the 11:30 AM Mass. The designated charity of your free-will donations is the Nativity Preparatory School of Wilmington, DE, a tuition-free Catholic middle school for boys.

Family of Man Council Holds Charity Breakfast in Support of Gabriel House, Inc.

The Family of Man Council 7566 of the Knights of Columbus held their monthly charity breakfast on December 4, 2022, at the St John Neumann parish auditorium. The breakfast raised funds for Gabriel Homes, Inc. (www.gabrielhomes.org), a private nonprofit organization promoting independence through residential placement, training, and community integration for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Reston and Herndon, Virginia. Gabriel Homes Executive Director Lynn Davis spoke to the breakfast attendees, thanking them for their support.

FOM Council Hosts Blood Drive on Dec 3, 2022

The Knights of Columbus Family of Man Council’s quarterly Red Cross Blood Drive at Saint John Neumann, Reston, VA, will be on Saturday, December 3, 2022, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Brown-McCarthy Auditorium. This time of year, seasonal illness and winter weather often affect blood drives across the country. 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.