As a fraternal organization, we the Knights of Columbus are dedicated to providing assistance to our parish, parishioners, and community. The following is a partial list of recipients
fuel, repairs, furniture, conference expenses, alter items and the Lenten Meal.
Supporters and strong advocates for Pro-Life causes
Helped purchased a new ultrasound machine for Upper Valley Pregnancy Center
Donate yearly to help fund the local pregnancy center
Donate clothing and baby supplies to battered woman's shelter
Actively support the Newport & Sunapee Food Pantry
Donate money and food to the local food pantry.
Provide financial assistance.
Tootsie Roll Drive
Funds to benefit special needs programs.
Sponsor Spaghetti Dinners Fundraiser
Funds to aid religious education
Money raised to purchase electronic educational equipment and machines in support of CGS
Provide coffee and donuts
After the 8:00 AM Sunday Mass at St. Patrick's
After the last Sunday of the month 10:00 AM Mass at St. Joachim's
Promotes social interaction in the parish and provides an opportunity to distribute literature about the K of C organization.
Free Throw contest for local 10-14-year-old boys & girls.
Provide food and drinks during cemetery & church lawn clean up.
Bi-Annual one-day presentation by Fr. Michael during Lent and Advent.
Scholarship fund/program for college-bound students of members and/or parish member's children.
Help defray the cost of the bus trip to Washington. DC for the "Right to Life March" for our parishioners and Mt.Royal Academy students.
Mt. Royal Academy
Some programs fundraise for a specific cause
SHARING THE CROSS (2021)
Newport Food Pantry
Claremont Soup Kitchen
SW Community Services (help with fuel)
Turning Points Claremont