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Dianne and Howard Hefernan, parishioners at St. John the Baptist Church, remove nails from old fence boards during a reclamation project co-sponsored by the parish and by Bishop Breynat Council 6166 in Fort McMurray. Knights and parishioners worked side-by-side to tear down a wooden fence at Willow Square. The wood was then sold to several reuse companies, netting $7,000 for the church building fund.

St. Peter Council 7070 in Edmonton provided funds to newly ordained Father Mathew Hysell during his years in the seminary. The council also provided Father Hysell, who is one of the first deaf priests in Canada, with a chalice to commemorate his ordination.

Martyrs Council 13226 in Calgary spearheaded a wine raffle to raise funds for much-needed repairs at Canadian Martyrs Church. Parishioners donated wine for the prizes, and within just a few weeks, the council had raised $10,000 by selling 1,000 tickets at $10 each.



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