Thanks to the support and generosity of our Council, PGK Fred McMenamin presented a Christmas gift to the Residents and staff of Columbus House. Scott Milliken, MPA CEO Catholic Charities Diocese of Paterson sent his thanks to the Knights for the donation. It was an electric Mixer/Blender that they all can benefit from.
Jim Zajdel wants to give a Big THANK YOU, to All the Brothers, Sellers, Buyers and ALL, for making this Fundraiser a Big Success !
We ended up selling 1,186 Tickets ! 31 members participated, with Ticket purchases and Donations coming in from Members Locally, and from Delaware, North Carolina, PA., Florida, and Arizona !
A big Thank you to all the members who Bought and sold tickets, and especially to these guys, who stood outside our local business in the Cold some weekends. Fred M., Deacon Jim, Jim Tarsitano, Vito A., Mike Murphy, Dan McCartney, and my Co- Chair- Bill Johnson.
Also would like to Thank the Parishioners of St. Thomas for their support, for Father Ben who promoted and let us sell tickets after Mass. As well, a big Thanks to, Lox, Stock & Bagel, the Ding Dong Deli, and Dunkin Donuts, for letting us stand outside their business many weekends
For all these efforts we ended up raising, $4,872 in proceeds, to benefit our local and various charities ! We can now Help various people in need, during these tough times.
The winners were :
James Perry from Sparta who won 1st Prize.
Jake Seakan from Stockholm who won 2nd Prize.