Scholarship Program

HOLY ROSARY KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL No. 6777

The Knights of Columbus are awarding 2 scholarships of $1000.00 to two successful candidates meeting the criteria listed below: The focus of the awards is on commitment to further education - the scholarships will acknowledge two members of Holy Rosary Parish for commitment to further their education in a college or university program or a trade. The awards may be used at the discretion of the winners upon proof of enrollment into their chosen program.

Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Applicant must be a registered and practicing member of Holy Rosary Parish, Milton
  • 2. Applicant must be entering or continuing in a post-secondary education program, and not be a previous recipient of this scholarship.
  • 3. Applicant should share involvement in Church, school, community and charity.
  • 4. Economic need will be taken into account. The applicant should describe the funding process for his/her educations, including other awards and applications.
  • 5. Applicant should articulate future career goals.
  • 6. Applicant should share life objectives.
  • 7. Applicant must supply two letters of reference

Application Process:

Applicants must provide a brief cover letter describing their background, accompanied by a brief essay dealing with the six criteria outlined above. Applications must be received by Sunday, May 13th by 1:00 p.m.at the Holy Rosary Parish Office, clearly marked“Knights of Columbus, 2018 Scholarship Program”. For further information please contact Past Grand Knight Michael O’Gorman, at 905-878-1258

2015 Milton Knights Golf Tournament

The Milton Knights of Columbus Council will be holding our 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, July 20th, 2015 at the Carlisle Golf & Country Club.  Organizations that will receive support for this event include:

 

          • The Bob Rumball Associations for the Deaf
          • Community Living North Halton
          • Milton Special Olympics

 

The Carlisle Golf & Country Club  is located at 523 Carlisle Road, Carlisle.  Price includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch, dinner and all on course special promotions.  Click on the link to the information/registration form for more details.

 

2014 Jack Clancy Award

The John P. (Jack) Clancy Special Olympics Award is an Ontario State award presented to a council for the most outstanding contribution to Special Olympics including volunteer hours, fundraising or financial support, number of members helping with Special Olympics and number of events that members and families volunteer for.  This year at the Ontario Annual State Convention, our council was presented the Jack Clancy Award.  Below, District Deputy James Raats presents Grand Knight Kevin Guthrie with the award at our May General Meeting.

 

2015 Ontario Knights Curling Bonspiel

This year our council had two teams participating in the 2015 Ontario State Knights of Columbus Curling Bonspiel taking place in Midland and Penetanguishene.  There was a lot of fun, brotherhood, curling and socializing with our Brother Knights from councils all around Ontario.  Below are some pictures from the event.

Team 1:  Michael O'Gorman, Stan Smith, Leonard Gallant, Jay Raats

Team 2: Bill Allen, Colin Genier, Kevin Guthrie, Daniel Varanelli.

 

And congratulations to Team 2 on winning the 2nd Event of the Nina Division.  Pictures below with them proudly displaying their trophy.

 

 

Our Lady of Immaculate Icon

Click below to view some pictures from the procession of the Our Lady of Immaculate Icon into the 11:30 mass at Holy Rosary Parish.

For more information on the Immaculate Conception Prayer Program, click here to go to the Knight of Columbus Supreme website. 

 

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