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Enjoy the Little Things in Life

November 01, 2019

November 2019 Council Message As Thanksgiving approaches, I like to take stock of all the things that I’m thankful for. It’s easy to say family and friends. Those are blessings that we sometimes take for granted. But how about the little things in life? Like a smile you get from the person who hands you […]

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October 2019 Council Meeting Message

October 06, 2019

October 2019 Council Meeting Message A field agent who has been doing this great work for even a short time has personal stories of the disorder that a family goes through when there is a sudden loss. If our goal is to protect Catholic families from the near devastation that our Venerable Founder faced, then […]

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September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

September 09, 2019

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. It’s the month each year that the life insurance industry coordinates a campaign aimed at educating people about the importance of life insurance and helping them get the coverage they need. A recent survey from LIMRA (Life Insurance Marketing Research Association) found that only 59% of Americans own life […]

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Fall Fling – 2019

September 09, 2019

he St. Anne KofC Council held the first annual Fall Fling dinner and dance on Saturday, September 7 at the Fox Valley Kicker’s Club, Oswego. The event raised just over $2,000 to support the KofC charities and council administrative costs. There were nearly 100 attendees and everyone had a great time! We’d like to thank […]

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Congratulations for another record-breaking fraternal year

August 01, 2019

August 2019 Council Message Each August we look to the Supreme Convention and all the news about the prior fraternal year. Although this message has been prepared prior to the convention, here are some predictions: The Order will set a new record in the amount of money we donated to charities. The Order will set […]

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The Catholic Difference

July 02, 2019

July 2019 Council Message The Catholic Difference. Our Catholicity as an organization forms all that we do. Our Order was founded on the principles of Charity, Unity and Fraternity. As a Catholic business the Knights of Columbus also has core values of Integrity, Professionalism, Excellence and Respect. In all our dealings we try to embody […]

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Is an annuity right for you?

June 02, 2019

June 2019 NEVER INVEST IN AN ANNUITY!! You’ve seen this kind of headline in the financial pages or on pop-up ads on your computer. Or you’ve heard someone repeat what he’s heard from his buddy’s uncle’s investment planner. An annuity is a tax-favored savings instrument. The government gives it special tax treatment because it’s designed […]

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2018 ID Drive – Huge Success

October 12, 2018

We are very pleased to announce that our annual ‘Tootsie Roll Drive’ was a huge success this year thanks to the many volunteers who helped out and the generosity of donors. The St. Anne Knights of Columbus, Council #16720, held our annual Tootsie Roll Drive on September 14 and 15. Volunteers were located in front […]

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2018 KofC Free Throw Competition

January 26, 2018

The St. Anne Knights of Columbus Council 16720 held its first annual Free Throw Competition at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Life Center of Aurora on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Boys and girls from nine to fourteen years old were eligible to compete against each other for the local championship. This year, over 50 […]

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