We are proud to announce that so far this year 3 members of our Council
1194 hours of Volunteer Service in our parish and our community.
Congratulations to the newest Brother Knight of Father Fox Council, Samuel Sapp who learned the principle of Charity and joined our Order on November 14th at St. Jude Council.
Congratulations to our newest Sir Knights, Brothers John Chris Mishoe and Shaun Hale who became members of the Patriotic Degree at the November 11th Fourth Degree Exemplification in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Congratulations to Brothers Shaun Hale, Rafael Dall'Ogle, and Gregory Winters who learned to principle of Unity at the October 14th Formation Degree in Christiansburg.
Congratulations to Brothers Shaun Hale and Rafael Dall'Ogle who have continued their journey to Knighthood in the Third Degree and learned the principle of Fraternity on October 14th in Christiansburg.
Father Edward Fox Council 6747 Receives Top International Award
Knights of Columbus Council 6747 of Christiansburg has earned the distinction of Star Council, one of the organizations top awards, for the 2016-2017 fraternal year. The organizations headquarters, located in New Haven, Connecticut, made the announcement. The award recognizes overall excellence in the areas of membership recruitment and retention, promotion of the fraternal insurance program, and sponsorship of service-oriented activities.
In announcing the local winner of the Star Council Award, Carl A. Anderson, chief executive officer of the organization, said, Please accept my sincere congratulations upon attaining this prestigious award. Your dedication to the Order is seen in the high standard of excellence you have achieved. At the same time, I encourage you to carry forward this enthusiasm to meet challenges that will face the Knights of Columbus in the years ahead. May this award be a reminder and an inspiration to the members of your council to continue to promote the ideals of Columbianism for the good of the Church, your community, and the Order.
Our Worthy Immediate Past Grand Knight Tommy Susano was presented with the Star Council Award by Worthy District Deputy Claude Steele at the November 8th business meeting of the council. Congratulations to Father Fox Council, this is quite an honor that you should be extremely proud of.