Knights of Columbus’ Philanthropy Benefits Local Prolife Groups

Triune Council’s Grand Knight John Rio (center) and representatives of the organizations who were recipients of the Knights’ philanthropy at the annual Christmas party. Among them were (first row) Nanette Morrison of Good Counsel Homes, Eileen Francis of Birthright, Peg Beirne of the Rockland Catholic Coalition, Joe Quatrocchi, also of Good Counsel (between John and Peg), and Liz O’Brien of Rockland Right to Life (far right). –Photo courtesy of Frank Traina

Charity is first and foremost for the Knights of Columbus, and at their annual Christmas Party, Triune Council 2052 presented checks to several organizations. Among them were Rockland prolife goups Birthright of Rockland, Good Counsel Homes, the Rockland Catholic Coalition, and the Rockland Right to Life Committee.

The party was held on Dec. 10 at Toner Hall at St. Margaret’s Parish in Pearl River.