Knights of Columbus St. Joseph Council Donates to KSI
9/7/2019 - KSI received a donation recently from the Knights of Columbus, St. Joseph Council 3792 in Milford. Knights from the St. Joseph Council conducted an annual Tootsie Roll drive during which time they solicit donations to help those with intellectual or physical disabilities. Supporting organizations that assist citizens with disabilities is one of the major activities of the Knights of Columbus world-wide.
Photo caption: The Knights of Columbus, St. Joseph Council 3792 conducted an annual Tootsie Roll drive, collecting $1,934.25 in donations to support individuals with intellectual or physical disabilities at KSI. Knights Fritz Schmulling, Dominic Romano, and Tom Farrell (center of picture with ceremonial check) are surrounded by KSI program participants giving thanks for their support: (left to right) Matthew Biscoe, James Hood, Michael Bolden, Michelle Gomes, Leroy Hicks, Stevie Miller, Jesse Hunt, Colby Motes, Josh Chaffinch (sitting), Laura Davis, Mr. Schmulling, Mr. Romano, Mr. Farrell, Sally Skweres, Paula Green (sitting), Catherine Schaeffer, Samantha Henry, and Mary Beth Auten.
St. Joseph Council members gathered at various store locations from October 1, 2018 – March 2019 giving out Tootsie Rolls and encouraging people to make a donation. They also have Tootsie Rolls and donation jars in some local businesses.
KSI is a not for profit agency providing vocational training, employment, supported employment, community integration, transportation, day habilitation, life enrichment, and nutritional services to individuals with disabilities throughout Kent and Sussex Counties. KSI is committed to making all reasonable accommodations in order to ensure that its programs and services are as accessible as possible to as many people as possible. If you would like to make a donation or get more information about KSI, contact Alicia Hollis, KSI Director of Community Relations at 302/422-4014 ext. 3015, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.