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Our Lady of the Mountains Council 10799 in Sierra Vista held its annual yard sale April 13-14. The event raised $2,500 for the council's charitable fund. Knights also held an organ donor sign-up weekend at its parish. Council member Jose del Rosario spoke about his experience as an organ recipient, and 115 parishioners filed their donor registration cards.

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An honor guard from Archbishop Urban J. Vehr Assembly in Colorado Springs looks on as Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio of the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, processes out of Our Lady, Queen of Peace Chapel at Peterson Air Force Base following a confirmation Mass there. In addition to the K of C honor guard, members of Our Lady, Queen of Peace Council 14715 prepared religious education to receive the sacrament. (Photo by William T. Davis)

For the past five years, Father Bud Raney Council 2160 in Greeley has conducted a community service project called "Soup's On" to boost awareness about the homeless in Greeley and to raise money for their care at Guadalupe Homeless Shelter. Knights serve soup donated by area restaurants and raised $4,112 at their most recent event.

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St. Joseph Council 15304 in Spirit Lake built and installed a wheelchair ramp for a young lady with disabilities. The girl is a senior in high school and recently moved with her mother into a mobile home that was not handicapped accessible. One council member fabricated the ramp in his workshop and later delivered it to the site for installation by other Knights.

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Escalante Council 1136 in Provo donated $45,000 to purchase two stained-glass windows that depict Palm Sunday and the Last Supper for the new St. Francis of Assisi Church in Orem. Money for the donation came from the investment of council funds over the years that were originally intended to build a council hall. When this plan fell through, Knights instead used the money for charitable outreach. Over the past decade, the council has donated more than $75,000 for building projects at St. Francis of Assisi Church.

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