Knights of Columbus

St Denis Ashburnham & St Edwards Westminster     Council # 15972

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Last Minutes

Knights of Columbus Minutes Tuesday, November 26th 2019


Andy Taking Notes

  1. No reading of Minutes
  2. Youth Ministry –
    1. No responses for youth from St Edwards.
    2. Need Sponsors
    3. St Denis having more luck
  3. No New Members
  4. Meeting with Fr Bill – Mark and Joel
    1. Fr Bill supports knights
    2. Very Busy – needs extra time to process events
  5. Fundraising –
    1. 240 Club – confirmed two 120 Clubs
    2. Calendar Raffle – May confirmed
    3. Other Ideas – None suggested
  6. Membership Drives –
    1. St Denis – 11th 12th of January comfirmed
    2. St Edwards 11th 12th of January Confirmed
    3. Fraternal Benefits Meeting January 14th St Edwards Confirmed
    4. All events need to be put in the bulletin together.
  7. Seminarians – Confirmed
  8. Food For Families – Bring turkeys, food, donations to Dec 10th Meeting to present to food pantries.
  9. Treasurer Report – We have $4,417.38 in coffers, with $150 to be paid out to Paul for wreaths
  10. Trip to Lasalette – Cancelled no interest
  11. Breakfast with Santa – Dec 15th 9-1 pm sign up sheet passed.
  12. Consecration to holy family – Dec 28th 29th – Confirmed, need volunteers, someone order cards
  13. Keep Christ in Christmas – Dec 14th and 15th Need to order supplies, Need Volunteers.
  14. Novena for life – Confirmed at St Edwards, tied to Mass,Jan 22nd.
  15. Pro-life Movie – St Edwards as well Jan 22nd
  16. Habitat for Humanity – Jan 18th in Ashburnham
  17. Souper Bowl Feb 2nd – Chaired by Andrew Gage Confirmed
  18. Special Olympics March 7th & 8th – Request for more volunteers
  19. Breakfast w/ Easter Bunny – April 5th Confirmed
  20. Retreat – May or June, Open to women?, Invite George Leite?
  21. Chicken BBQ – Andy Run, suggestion of Family day in August?
  22. Haunted House – Mentioned
  23. Website – Andy says it is underutilized, need to use push technology more, facebook can be used by all members
  24. Next Meeting December 10th at St Edwards
  25. Member Ideas – none
  26. Presentation of Star Award from district Deputy Paul Flannigan
  27. Sick Call – Jim Graves, Tom O’tool, etc.
  28. Paul Shaefer-
    1. Seminary Check needs to be distributed.
    2. Consecration of Holy Family need 25% more cards
    3. Food for families- Dec 10th bring food, turkeys, $250
    4. Keep Christ in Christmas – Need Volunteers Dec 14th and 15th
    5. Homes for Humanity – Volunteers Jan 18th
    6. Novena for life Jan 22nd
    7. Special Olympics March 7th and 8th need volunteers.
    8. Baby Bottle for life or Diapers this spring.

End Meeting with prayers Fr. Memo