Knights of Columbus

kofcThe Knights of Columbus is a worldwide leadership organization for Catholic men who desire to grow in personal spirituality and serve the Church. They sponsor several social functions at Ascension Church including our Fish Fries during Lent. The annual Tootsie Roll Drive also raises thousands of dollars for the handicapped. For information regarding the Ascension Knights of Columbus, please call the parish office at 561-997-5486. For additional general information about the Knights of Columbus and their 125th Anniversary visit their website at


Dear Fellow Ascension Parishioners,

The Ascension Knights of Columbus Council 7166 fraternal year (7/1/2017 thru 6/30/2018) just ended, and we wanted the parish to know the charitable donations we made this past year. More importantly, we want to thank the generous Ascension parishioners for supporting our Fish Fry which made these donations possible. 81% of the money we raised came from the Fish Fry.

Charity Donations for 2017-2018 year:

  • $250 to 4th Degree Knights Council for Charity Dinner with proceeds going to Vets,
  • $36 to Keep Christ in Christmas,
  • $73.60 to St. Joan of Arc Knights Council to purchase Tootsie Rolls from them for fund raising for mentally challenged,
  • $100 to Hand and Hearts (School Supplies),
  • $500 to Birthline (Pro-Life Crisis Pregnancy Center),
  • $400 to Boca Habilitation (Help for Mentally Challenged),
  • $500 to Ascension Parish,
  • $200 to Holy Grounds Café,
  • $500 to Armando Leon (Seminarian of the Diocese of Palm Beach),

Total Given to Charity: $2559.60

Thank you for your support of the Ascension Knights of Columbus Council 7166!

Mark Gavino, Financial Secretary,
Knights of Columbus Council 7166