Knights present cheque from Bishop’s Charities Dinner
On March 12, 2015, the Knights of Columbus presented Bishop Gerard Bergie with a cheque for $7,000, the proceeds raised at the 1st Bishop’s Charities Dinner held at Club Capri October 25, 2014. Bishop Bergie distributed the proceeds evenly among the following organizations for use in their ministry to the needy—Refugee houses Casa el Norte, Fort Erie & Chez Marie, St. Catharines; Ozanam Centre, St. Catharines; Niagara Falls Community Outreach; and Welland Particular Council of St. Vincent de Paul Society. This year the Bishop’s Charities Dinner will be held October 24, 2015, at Club Castropignano, Port Robinson.
Pictured here with Bishop Bergie are members of the planning committee (l-r) Al Craig, Chuck Johnston, Marion & Martin Marko, Bill Amodeo and Christopher Turner. Absent: Garry Tappay.