St. Francis Council 5531 in Lakefield hosted its annual fundraiser Sept. 25, complete with home-cooked food and a bake sale. Proceeds from the event will be used for repairs at the council's hall and parish church.
Bishop Zardetti Council 5548 in St. Cloud donated $6,000 to Place of Hope Ministries, an organization that provides meals, shelter and resources for people facing homelessness. The funds were used to purchase new tables, which will seat nearly 100 people.
Bishop Peter W. Bartholome Council 12822 in Waite Park erected a temporary ramp at the home of Edward Crawford, a council member who damaged a tendon in his right foot and needed a walker to get around.