YOUR KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS DUES

 

NATIONALLY:

 

1.  Provides $10,000 per month to Mother Teresa’s Order that helps the poor around the

     world…

 

2.   Help to support the mentally handicapped…

 

3.   Helps with the Catholic advertising and communications along with the Columbia Magazine which is the largest Catholic magazine issued in the world…

 

4.   Provides support for such programs as Morality in Media, the National Clergy Conference on Alcoholism, the National Catholic Office for Persons with Disabilities, the National Catholic Office for the Deaf and the National Foundation for Mexican-American Vocations just to name a few…

 

5.   Distributed almost two million special Knights of Columbus rosaries at the rate of some 10,000 per month, especially to new members…

 

 

LOCALLY:

 

1.   Provides funding and people for the Sunday morning T.V. mass on Channel 5 out of Hastings for the elderly and shut-ins.  Also helps fund the “EWTN” network…

 

2.  Financially supports the Birth Right in your area which gives young women an alternative to       

     abortion…

 

3.   Supports the Bishops Mission Fund with over $3,000 annually…

 

4.  Sponsors numerous youth programs including free throw contests, pro-life essay and poster   

     contests, CCD and CYO programs and teen dances just to name a few…

 

5.  Supports many K of C council programs like FREE hot meals for the poor and elderly held  

     in Grand Island on Christmas eve and in Kearney on Thanksgiving and many other fund   

     raisers…

 

This is just a sample of the many ways your Knights of Columbus dues are put to good works.  I don’t know where you could put in so little and do so much for Charity