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A weekly update from the Sask KofC Charitable Foundation – May 21

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

Padrebikes
Padrebikes

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.

His trip begins on June 28th, 2021.  More details can be found on Fr. Ivan’s website at www.padrebikes.ca or on our Foundation website at www.saskkofc.foundation.  

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:

  1. St Martin dePorres 10313          Regina                    55%
  2. Denzil Council 3920 Denzil                     49%
  3. Gibney Council 9278 Regina                    30%
  4. Resurrection Council 13214   Regina                        23%
  5. Spiritwood Council 5353    Spiritwood             22%
  6. Holy Spirit Council 8905 Saskatoon              22%
  7. Goodsoil Council 5479 Goodsoil                     19%
  8. Ituna Council 5320 Ituna                       15%
  9. Monsignor Gerien 9859              Regina                    14%
  10. 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.

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