Our Lady of Victory Assembly in Middlesex County provided an honor guard for a procession at Our Lady of Victory Church in Sayreville on the feast of Corpus Christi.
Warren Council 474 in Phillipsburg hosted its annual golf outing for pediatric cancer. The event raised $11,000 for Alyssa Chiddo, a local girl who was diagnosed with a rare kidney cancer that affects children.
Montclair Council 1277 hosted its annual wine and cheese tasting social event for council members, their families and friends.
Santa Maria Council 1443 in Haddonfield collected 633 used eyeglasses for New Eyes for the Needy, an organization that collects, repairs and distributes used glasses to needy people in the United States and in 53 additional countries around the world. The council even erected a permanent drop-off container at its council hall to facilitate ongoing donations.
St. Francis Council 2617 in Wanaque presented prayer books to all of the first communicants at its parish.
St. Joseph Council 3402 in Keyport raised $696 for ARC during its annual fund drive for people with intellectual disabilities.
Annunciation Council 3826 in Manahawkin spearheaded a disaster relief effort in response to the devastating tornadoes and floods in the U.S. South. Knights collected monetary donations, as well as containers of clothes, baby items, toys, detergent and more, for delivery in the Huntsville (Ala.) region.
Our Lady of the Highway Council 3835 in Little Falls hosted its annual fund drive for people with intellectual disabilities, canvassing for donations among motorists at area intersections.
Mary Immaculate Council 12769 in Secaucus raised $3,000 at a council-sponsored pasta dinner that was donated to Father Joseph Pietropinto, pastor of Immaculate Conception Church and council chaplain. The council also sold watermelon at the Secaucus Street Fair to raise funds to purchase sweat pants and hoodies for wounded veterans returning from the Middle East for medical treatment.