Sask K of C Charitable Foundation Grants
The cheques for the $217,500.00 in Grants have been mailed out to the recipients.
The breakdown for the allocation of Grants for this year are:
- Health $18,500
- Education $87,450
- Youth + Family $30,000
- Seniors $14,100
- Pro-Life $17,300
- Indigenous Relations $7,000
- Food for Families $35,000
- Contingency $8250
Contingency Project – Padre Bikes for Wheels
Sask K of C Charitable Foundation has agreed to partner with St. Josephat Kunsevich Council 13129 in Saskatoon in the Padre Bikes for Wheels project.
Fr. Ivan Nahachewsky will be pedalling his bike 2000 km in Northern Saskatchewan as a fundraising project to supply wheelchairs to those in need in Ukraine. We ask Councils and their members to offer a donation in support of Father Ivan’s challenging project.
Sask K of C Vocations Endowment
The fourth year of our Vocation Endowment campaign began on April 1st, 2021. Donation information for each Council and District can be found on our website www.saskkofc.foundation.
The top ten Councils as a percentage of their target of $25.00 per member are:
- St Martin dePorres 10313 Regina 55%
- Denzil Council 3920 Denzil 49%
- Gibney Council 9278 Regina 30%
- Resurrection Council 13214 Regina 23%
- Spiritwood Council 5353 Spiritwood 22%
- Holy Spirit Council 8905 Saskatoon 22%
- Goodsoil Council 5479 Goodsoil 19%
- Ituna Council 5320 Ituna 15%
- Monsignor Gerien 9859 Regina 14%
- Archbishop O’Neil 8896 Regina 13%
There are currently 23 Councils participating
Total donations for Year 4 (April 1, 2021 – May 19, 2021) is $7,760.00
Further information can be found at www.saskkofc.foundation.
Sask K of C Foundation Memorial Donations
The Sask K of C Charitable Foundation would like to recognize the following individuals who were remembered through a memorial donation to our Foundation this past week:
Patrick Creegan North Battleford
Howard Weitzel North Battleford
Marc Bellavance North Battleford
The Sask K of C Charitable Foundation would like you to say a prayer for these Brother Knights and their families.