Category: Community

14
Dec
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Tootsie Roll Drive-Council 7850

Tootsie Roll Drive-Council 7850 For the last two weekends Council 7850 held their annual Tootsie Roll drive. This year was different since we didn’t hand out Tootsie Rolls but only asked for donations for their Charities. The final count isn’t completed but we believe that we raised in excess of $4,000. The council is taking […]

04
Dec
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Another WINNER

Another WINNER Council 830 did it again winning First Prize in the annual Denison Christmas Parade. Council 830 member Mike Schindler, also chairman for the past three years, reported this is the third year in a row the council won the coveted award. This year’s theme was Red River, named after the river that separates […]

02
Dec
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Wheelchair Container for Chihuahua, Mexico

Wheelchair Container for Chihuahua, Mexico Brother Knights, Santa Maria Council 6065 in Plano and St. Joseph Council 8417 in Waxahachie have raised enough funds ($42,000) for a large container of 280 wheelchairs for the CRIT Center in Chihuahua, Mexico.  Thanks to the awesome efforts, last and this fraternal year, of Brother Charlie Minjares for Council […]

11
Nov
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Brisket Sale KC in Corsicana

Brisket Sale KC in Corsicana Wanted to give you a heads up that the council did a fundraiser this past weekend.  We smoked 35 briskets and sold them as full briskets for $65 or half briskets for $35.  We made a profit of approximately $1,100 dollars! RG Yours in Christ, Rodolfo (Rudy) Garcia – Grand […]

30
Oct
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Successful Blood Drive

Successful Blood Drive Assembly 1601 sponsored a community wide blood drive on October 29 with the assistance of the Texoma Blood Center which provides the blood supply to five local hospitals. Blood supplies are extremely low due to the pandemic and drives like this are important to maintain adequate supply of blood. Discussing the success […]