State Officers and members of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines and its insurance arm, Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. posed together with their families during the annual celebration of Knights of Columbus’ State Dinner held last August 2-4, 2016 at Toronto, Ontario, Canada. read more »
Hundreds of participants from different councils in Luzon South gathered together last July 2-3, 2016 at the Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City to hold their 2016 Organizational Meeting of District Deputies. The event was spearheaded by Luzon South Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo together with its State Officers.
The meeting started with a prayer for the canonization of Fr. Michael J. McGivney led by State Church Director Noel S. Lacanilao. It was followed by the singing of the national anthem, an opening ode and report on credentials headed by State Warden Isagani B. Maghirang. read more »
District Deputies of the Knights of Columbus Luzon North Jurisdiction experienced the summer capital of the country during their 2016 Organizational Meeting of District Deputies on July 16-17 held at the Crown Legacy Hotel, Kisad Road, Baguio City.
The activity was led by Luzon North Deputy Jose C. Reyes, Jr. along with the other Luzon North officers with the theme “A Call to Become Missionaries of Mercy and Compassion”. read more »
The Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) is pleased to introduce its newly elected Independent Trustee, Bro. German Francisco Martinez, Jr.
Bro. Martinez was elected on July 1, 2016 and thereafter, he assumed the office of MACE Insurance Agency, Inc. as Director/Stockholder last July 4. He is a consultant of Meralco Industrial Engineering Services, Inc., Miescor Logistics, Inc., CISBC, Inc., and a proprietor/manager of GFM Realty. Aside from these, he is also a licensed real estate broker and customs broker. read more »
Over fifty-eight years, KCFAPI had always been dedicated in enriching its Quality Policy thru its corporate activities. One of these quality policies was again realized when KCFAPI welcomed representatives from Pag-ibig Intramuros, Manila branch last July 21, 2016 to conduct an in-house seminar. read more »
To highlight the new plans of the Knights of Columbus of the Philippines, Inc., namely KC Term Protect, KC Prime Shield, KC Health Guard Plus and KC Family Protect Series, the Fraternal Benefits Group’s Vice President, Mr. Gari M. San Sebastian recently launched a caravan. read more »
The celebration started with a Eucharistic mass led by KCFAPI’s Spiritual Director Msgr. Pedro C. Quitorio III who was assisted by three (3) parish priests from Borongan, Samar, namely: Fr. Nemie Quilona, Fr. Arturo Gonzales and Fr. Jon Ilardo. After the mass, the KCFAPI Chorale sung “A Beacon of Love” in front of the Fr. George J. Willmann Building and ended the event with a wreath-laying ceremony attended by families and friends of the late priest. (JMPadrones) read more »
Knights of Columbus Councils of British Columbia and Yukon State, in association with Canadian Wheelchair Foundation began the distribution of wheelchairs in different places in the country with Council 10643 of St. Louis Bertrand Parish in Asingan, Pangasinan as the first lucky recipient. read more »
The Knights of Columbus in the Philippines graced the 2016 organizational meeting of state deputies in New Haven, Connecticut last June 8-12, 2016. The convention offered trainings for all state deputies focusing on membership growth, recruitment of new members, establishments of new councils, creation of new round tables and reactivation of suspended councils among others. Moreover, they had sharing of ideas on how to expand the jurisdictions together with the deputies of Mexico. While orientation and installation for the new state deputies from other jurisdictions were held at St. Mary’s Chapel. read more »
Dr. Somera is presently the Treasurer of KC Philippines Foundation, Inc., Knights of Columbus Fr. George J. Willmann Charities, Inc. and Vice Chairman of Mace Insurance Agency, Inc. read more »