Formation (2nd)Degree, District 9, St Pius Church Hall, Kelowna, BC

District 9 , Kelowna, BC, will be hosting a Formation (Second) Degree Exemplification with details as follows:

DATE:9th February, 2019 (Saturday)
TIME:Registration at 1:00 PM
Exemplification to follow immediately after registration Members and candidates to arrive at registration time.
LOCATION:St Pius X church Hall
1346 Gordon Drive (corner of Fuller Avenue and Gordon Drive), Kelowna, BC

Grand Knights, Please bring your candidates with the following: Current 1st Degree Membership card, certificates, 2nd Degree Membership cards, etc.

Members – remember to bring your current membership cards!

Name: Doug Greenwood– District Deputy #9
phone: 250-762-8274

Knights Wheelchair Mission …

Did you know that …Canadian Knights of Columbus work with the Canadian Wheelchair Mission and since 2009 have
donated and delivered tens of thousands of wheelchairs to Afghanistan, Vietnam, Cuba, the
Philippines, Ukraine, Cambodia, Mexico, Haiti and several African countries at a cost of $195.00/chair
to assist those in need of mobility?

Famous Knights …

Did you know that … Knights of Columbus count among their members men like Babe Ruth, Floyd Patterson, Vince
Lombardi, Mike Ditka, Mike Sweeny (Captain Kansas City Royals), Former BC Lt. Governor Steven
Point, Archbishop J. Michael Miller and almost all bishops and priests within North America including
Cardinals Marc Ouelet, Thomas Collins and Gerald Lacroix. 

… other notable Canadian Knights of Columbus members of renown include St. Brother Andre, Cal Murphy, Andrew Scheer, Sen. Gerry St. Germain, Serge Savard and former Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent.

Special Olympics …

Did you know that … Special Olympics was founded by a Knight of Columbus by the name of Sargent Shriver along with his wife Eunice Kennedy Shriver. The Knights of Columbus organization partnered with Special Olympics. In 2016, the Knights paid travel expenses of all Canadian and American Special Olympians to the World Games in Los Angeles, California?