2017 Joint Fundraiser For Council And State Charities

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 11/10/2016 Under: Community (1032 Hits)    

Brother Knights:

This raffle truly is a “win-win.” In the upcoming months, we will spotlight several of the Charities that benefit from the raffle. Our children, persons in need, and our charities will benefit because you had the initiative to sell these tickets.

Charity is the number one principle of our order. This is a call to action. 

We are called to serve, and serve we shall!

1st Charity Prize - Alaskan Cruise, for 2, 7 days, balcony cabin, with air-fair, transfers, taxes, and fees and $5,000 cash.

2nd Unity Prize - Atlantis Paradise Island - Beach Tower, 7 nights terrace room, 2 course dinner plan for 2 with airfare, transfers, taxes and fees with and $3,000 cash.

3rd Fraternity Prize - Cancun All Inclusive Dream Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa 7 nights for 2 with airfare, transfers, taxes and fees, and $1,000 cash.

4th Patriotic Prize - Washington D.C. for 2, 3 night hotel, with guided tour with airfare, transfers, taxes and fees, and $500 cash.

5th - 7th Prize $1,000 each

8th - 10th Prize $500 each

11th—20th Prize $250 each

21st - 30th Prize $150.00 each


“Trips are transferable to another trip or person.”

For a complete breakdown of all the prizes click  Raffle other prizes 17.


 Grand prize Drawing held at DeCarlo’s Banquet Center


6015 East Ten Mile, Warren, MI 48091


Grand Prize Drawing on April 22, 2017, 2:30pm


Kenneth B. Unterbrink—State Deputy


State Fundraising Director - Gary A. DeCarlo

 Some of the charities our raffle helps support:


Angela Hospice, Bishop Baraga Association, Capuchin Community Center, Catholic Radio, Dioceses of Michigan, Guest House, Madonna University, Most Holy Trinity Church, Right to Life programs, Holy Cross Children Services, Special Days Cancer Camp, St. Francis Cabrini Clinic, St. Vincent, Catholic Charities, Vocations Programs, Catholic High School Sports Program (Prep Bowl, Catholic Cross Country Meet, Catholic Track Meet), Catholic Publications (Michigan Catholic, U.P. Catholic).

Sacred Heart Major Seminary

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 2017 Council & State Raffle     

This year to date Councils have earned  $48,162.80

 funds to councils 4-21-17


Total Reached





My Brother Knights


The final push is on for the State Raffle Drawing. If you have any tickets to turned in be sure to get them into the State Office as soon as possible.  If you would like to hand delver them to the State Office be sure to come by the Office between 7:30am - 3:30pm

Michigan State Council

6025 Wall Street

Sterling Heights, MI 48312

If you would like to attend the raffle drawing we welcome all Knights and prospective "New" members to witness this outstanding Charity Event on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at DeCarlo's Banquet and Convention Center - doors open at 12 noon with the Grand Drawing at 2:30pm.

DeCarlo's Banquet & Convention Center

6015 E. 10 Mile Rd.

Warren, Mi 48091

A light lunch will be provided however you must RSVP @ 586-759-6500 or via email- gdecarlo@hotmail.com