40th Ultrasound Machine in Michigan

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 10/27/2017 Under: Culture of Life (323 Hits)      

 Sunday October 15th, 2017 marked the dedication for the 40th Ultrasound Machine in Michigan, ICU Birth Choice Mobile-Detroit. Archbishop Allen Vigneron blessed the machine along with Fr. JJ Mech leading us in prayer which took place at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit. In attendance from the K of C State Board was our Worthy State Deputy Ken Unterbrink, wife Ellie along with remainder of the State Officers & their wives.

 

Achbishop blesses mobile unit

 

 St. Daniel Council #15967 of Clarkston along with many other Councils were involved in the fundraising efforts for this Life Saving machine.

Let us not forget Supreme Knights of Columbus for their matching funds program which has now crested 750 machines Order wide.

40th ultrasound check 

Grand Knight of Council #15967 presents checks to Executive Director Bev Dixon and board President Ken Gabriel of Birth Choice to pay for the ultrasound machine for the mobile unit.

  

  God bless,Tim & Cindy Donovan

  Pro Life Chair Couple                                               

  Michigan State Council Knights of Columbus

 


41st Ultrasound Machine in Michigan

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 10/30/2017 Under: Culture of Life (201 Hits)      

Tuesday October 24, 2017 marked the dedication for the 41st Ultrasound Machine in Michigan.

41st ultrasound blessing  Fr. Aaron Nowicki blessed the machine along with leading us in prayer which took place at Care Clinic of Marquette. 

 41st ultrasound group & check

 In attendance from the K of C State Board was our Worthy State Deputy Ken Unterbrink and wife Ellie. District Deputy Mike Prokopowicz, Pro Life Chair Couple Tim & Cindy Donovan, along with Brother Dana Langsford & other Members from Council #689 were in attendance. Many thanks to Grand Knight Matt Surrell & his wife Jane (Not Pictured) & all our Brother Knights from Council #689 for spearheading this effort.

Executive Cindy Asher, Nurse Manager Jocelyn Mattson, & Board Chair Christian Palomaki provided everyone with the history of the Care Clinic while thanking the Knights of Columbus for their generosity & commitment to Protecting the Unborn.

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.

Let us not forget Supreme Knights of Columbus for their matching funds program which has now crested well over 750 machines Order wide.

   God bless,Tim & Cindy Donovan

     Pro Life Chair Couple Michigan State Council Knights of Columbus


45th Annual March for Life Washington, D. C.

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 08/28/2017 Under: Culture of Life (367 Hits)      

 On Thursday January 18, 2018 the Michigan K of C will be leaving for Washington DC for the 45th Annual March for Life. What makes this even more worthwhile is that we will be staying an additional day allowing us to have guided tour of St. John Paul ll Shrine along with Mass afterwards. We hope that many of you that have attended in the past & for those of you that are interested in attending will make the trip with us. Please see the itinerary below. God bless.

 Michigan State K of C Agenda

 Departs: Council 788 5300 N. Grand River Ave. Lansing:  5:00 P.M., Thursday January 18, 2018

 Departs:  St. Mary Church 14200 E. Old U.S. Hwy. 12 Chelsea:  6:30 P.M., Thursday January 18, 2018

  Arrive:  Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington D.C.

               7:30 A.M. Mass, Friday Jan. 19, 2018

 Meet:  March staging area:  11:30 A.M., Friday January 19, 2018                                                                      

 After March:  Depart for Hampton Inn, Old Towne Alexandria, VA                                                                   

 

Saturday, January 20, 2018 there will be transportation,

(NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE) 

to the Tour of  St. John Paul ll Shrine at 2:30 P.M. including Holy Mass at 4:30 P.M.

 

 Cost for Hampton Inn:  $109 per room per night plus tax for up to 4 people

 Reservations:  CALL HAMPTON INN DIRECTLY at 1-703-329-1400

 Rooms Reserved under Michigan State Knights of Columbus                                                

 Place Hotel reservation on your credit card                                                                                             

 Cost of Bus:  $165.00 per person                                                                                      

 Depart: Hampton Inn:  8:00 A.M. - Sunday January 21, 2018

 Estimated Arrival:  Chelsea – 6:30 P.M.  Lansing – 8:00 P.M.

 Make check for bus payable to: Michigan State Knights of Columbus

 Mail to: Tim & Cindy Donovan - 4074 Cemetery Rd. Fowlerville, MI 48836

 Phone Inquiries:  517-214-5120 or 517-763-5621  Email   t.donovan@mikofc.org

 Deadline for Reservations:  December 15, 2017

March D.C.