Michigan KC 52nd Ultrasound

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 11/29/2018 Under: All Articles

52 ultrasound 1  Antonio G. Vittorini 

Wednesday November 28th, 2018 marked the dedication of the 52nd Ultrasound Machine in Michigan. Tim Donovan began the days festivities requesting a moment of silence in memory of Antonio (Tony) Vittorini.

Vittorini ultrasound 3Deacon Donald Sandstrom and PGK of Council #11957 provided the opening prayer and blessing the Ultrasound machine which took place at Shared Pregnancy Women's Center in Lansing.

In attendance, District Deputy Jason Meyers, Council #11957 GK John Lamanna, Council #788 GK Jay Corey, Shared Pregnancy Women's Center Executive Director Sarah Gilliland along with Board President Jonathan Lowe, staff and Brother Knights from St. Therese of Lisieux Council #11957. Others in attendance and pictured are Detroit Archdiocesan Membership Director Paul Palka, Lansing Diocesan Program Director Bill Currie & MI K of C Pro Life Chair Couple Tim & Cindy Donovan.

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Sponsoring Council: #11957 St. Therese of Lisieux, home Council of our past State Secretary Antonio (Tony) Vittorini- Contributing Council: Richard Council #788.

Board President Jonathan Lowe communicated the importance of this Ultrasound Machine while thanking the Knights of Columbus for their generosity and commitment of Protecting the Unborn. Deacon Donald Sandstrom concluded the ceremony by providing us with an inspirational closing prayer.

Many thanks to all who participated and donated that may not be mentioned, please know that without all of you none of this would be possible.

And last but far from least, let us not forget Supreme Council Knights of Columbus for their matching funds program which has reached in excess of 987 Life Saving Ultrasound Machines Order wide.

You may find a list of facilities that have received an ultrasound through the Knights of Columbus program in Michigan here.

 God bless,

 Tim & Cindy Donovan Pro Life Chair Couple                                               

 Michigan State Council Knights of Columbus