October 19th-Conference Semi-Annual Meeting
Conference Chair, Tony Zibella announced that the semi-annual conference meeting will be held on Sunday, October 19th at 2:00 pm in the Knights Chapel in the Church of Christ the King, 20 Sumter Ave, Albany, NY 12203. This will be the meeting at which time the conference officers will be elected for the next year. Each Council has 2 votes at this meeting. All members are encouraged to attend.
October 21st-Council Officer Training
Council Officer training will be held in the Waterford Council on Oct. 21st @6:00pm. There will be food available .
The training will be for all GK's , FS's and other officers and any one else that would like to attend. The trainers will be from the state and supreme offices.
Please let Tony Zibella Conference Chairman know how many will be attending from the council's so that they can order enough food. Please direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-828-5082
November 9th- Lake George Knights and Columbiettes Bowl for Hunger at the Lake George Bowl. Seeking donations, bowlers and prizes. contact email@example.com
2015-Columbette's Cruise Brochure. For more information, contact Kathy Majer.
Special Olympics-Any Council who particiapted in the Special Olympics by making a donation or volunteered time or service, should complete the Partnership Profile Report with Special Olumpics, Form 4584 that is available on the K of C Supreme website.
Seminarian Support Program
NYS Council's Address to send in C & B Books and money:
NYS Council Knights of Columbus
PO Box 640789
Oakland Garden Station
Oakland Garden NY 11364-0789
Knights in Action
The Coxsackie Knights of Columbus Council # 548 and the Coxsackie Columbiettes co-sponsored a breakfast, free to any resident of Bethany Village Apartments in Coxsackie, N.Y.
Congratulations to RPI Council 13635. They won the NYS Circle of Honor Award.
Glenville Council 10013 announces Katherine Quinn as the winner of the $2,000 Clarence "Fritz" Neumann College Tuition Assistance Award.
Clifton Park Council 11064 and Corpus Christi Council 10869 Regional and State Soccer Challenge Champions
Operation Ultrasound Update
Thanks to our councils hard work and generosity the goal has been reached for providing an ultrasound machine to the Alpha Pregnancy Center. Application is being made to Supreme for the matching funds and when received the purchase can be made. It is important to note that any excess funds will remain on deposit exclusively for the Conference's use for pro-life activities, the most important work we can do: saving lives.
Brothers in St. Joseph the Worker Parish in West Winfield/Richfied Springs participated in a benefit for a young women in the parish who is pregnant, the child has spinal bifida and the Mother will undergo risky prenatal surgery to hopefully improve the baby's condition. The benefit raised $350.00 to help with the medical expenses.