Eagle Golf Outing update

By: Gary Merritt - Mon, Jun 19, 2023 10:19 AM


Come soar with us at the Eagle Golf outing.

Click HERE for registration form

Happy Fathers Day

By: Gary Merritt - Sun, Jun 18, 2023 1:46 PM


Happy Fathers Day to all our Brother Knights

Michigan KC Ultrasound Number 84

By: Ed Strach - Fri, Jun 16, 2023 9:59 AM


The 84th Michigan Knights of Columbus Ultrasound dedication ceremony took place Wednesday, June 15, 2023, at Bella Women’s Center (formerly Pregnancy Resource Center of Shiawassee County). This Ultrasound placement was led by Fr. P. J. Slane Council #1139, Owosso.           

Supporters of the Bella Women’s Center Ultrasound:

Below are council supporters responsible for raising $17,528, 50% of the cost of this Ultrasound with the other 50% provided by Supreme Council Knights of Columbus totaling $35,056!

Thanks to District Deputy David Buick and all councils in District 512 for your support of Life.

St. Mary’s Council #7955, Durand Morrice                  Blessed Mother & Fr. Cogley Council #8735,

St. Isidore Council #12044, Laingsburg                     St. Joseph Council #12186, Gaines

 

Ed Strach State Family Director

Kalamazoo Council of the Month for May

By: James Highfield - Fri, Jun 16, 2023 9:34 AM


Shower of Roses Council #4036 in Wayland was presented the Council of the Month Award for May at their meeting on Wednesday June 14. Grand Knight Jeff Russell, holding the award is shown standing between SDRR Jim Highfield and KDMD Nick Zafer. During the council meeting Jeff was elected to continue serving as GK..

Congratulations!

Jim Highfield

Kalamazoo SDRR

Grand Rapids May Council of the Month

By: Martin Brown - Thu, Jun 15, 2023 10:05 AM


Congratulations to  St. Pius X  Council #14598 in Grandville for being selected as the May Council of the Month Award winner for Grand Rapids.

SDRR Marty Brown presented the award to Grand Knight Ike Yskes.

Keep up the great work!

Faith & Family First

Martin Brown

GR State Deputy Regional Representative

Grand Rapids Diocesan Council of the Month April

By: Gary Merritt - Thu, Jun 15, 2023 9:46 AM


I had the pleasure of attending the meeting of Council St. John Neumann #7115 in Holland on Tuesday June 6th to present to Grand Knight Bill Snowdin with the Council of the Month Award for April for the Grand Rapids Diocese.

Faith & Family First

Martin Brown

State Deputy Regional Representative

Councils 13950 and 13453 Exemplification

By: Paul Thorn - Thu, Jun 15, 2023 9:27 AM


On Wednesday, June 14, an Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity was held at St. Anastasia Parish in Troy.  A total of three new members were welcomed into St. Mary of the Hills Council #13950 and one new member into St. Anastasia Council #13453.

New members welcomed into Council #13950 were Thair Kassab, Phillip McRoberts and John Haase. Council #13950 now qualifies for Star Council. 

Welcomed into Council #13453 was Steve LaRocca.

Included in the pictures are Fr. Jim Houbeck, Chaplain of Council #13453, Fr. Stan Ulman, Pastor of St. Mary of the Hills and Council #13950 Chaplain, DD111 John Carry, GK 13950 Bob Szymanski, GK 13453 Charles Burke along with the Exemplification Team.

Congratulations and Welcome to our new members.

Paul Thorn, SDRR Detroit East 

Detroit West Council of the Month May 23

By: Richard Shelt - Thu, Jun 15, 2023 9:07 AM


Council of the Month for May 2023 is St Paul Council #2632 of Redford. The council has achieved the Star Council award six years in a row.  This year they will be recognized as a Double Star Council.

Congratulations to St. Paul Council #2632

Fraternally and Vivat Jesus!
Richard Shelt
State Deputy Regional Representative
Detroit Archdiocese West

COR Meeting Group

By: Gary Merritt - Mon, Jun 12, 2023 10:15 AM


At the Heart of Our Mission

Dozens of councils participated this spring in the pilot phase of a K of C initiative called COR (Latin for “heart”). COR is an opportunity for men to grow together in“an opportunity,” as one Knight put it, “to remind men why they’re Catholic in the first place faith, prayer and fraternity — .”

Read more: COR

To develop a COR Meeting group in your council contact Michigan State Director of Catechesis Paul Kelsey

June Upcoming Ultrasound Dedication Ceremonies

By: Ed Strach - Wed, Jun 7, 2023 2:00 PM


 

It would be great if you could join us at the

Upcoming Ultrasound Dedication Ceremonies!

Pregnancy Resource Center, (Bella’s Women Center). Wednesday, June 14, 2023 at 5:00 pm. PRC is located at 224 N. Ball Street, Owosso 48867.

Contact: Dennis Hrcka, Owosso Council #1139, dlhrcka@gmail.com, 989-725-8037.

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 Care Net Pregnancy Center. Thursday, June 15, 2023, 5:30 pm. Care Net is located at 13864 Grand River Avenue, Detroit. Note: this will be a dual dedication including dedications for the Detroit and Berkley Care Net locations.

Contact: Lee Nuttall, Dr. Thomas A. Dooley Council #5492, jlnuttall@sbcglobal.net, 248-881-6543.

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Guadalupe Workers. Tuesday, June 27, 2023, 5:30 pm. Guadalupe Workers is located at 1754 N. Rademacher, Detroit 48209.

Contact: Jeff Dombrowski, Sacred Heart Grosse Ile Council #13475, j.dombrowski@mikofc.org,

734-693-0808.