The Fraternal Benefits Group of the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) conducted a two-day Fraternal Service Training Level 2 (FST 2) from May 26 to 27, 2015 at the Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ Building, KCFAPI Compound, in Intramuros, Manila. read more »
James 1:27 is a call upon every believer to visit or “shepherd” the orphan and widow in his and her distress, and God has given us some powerful clues for how we might accomplish this work in His word.
The Team KCFAPI CARES, headed by its activity team leader, Bro. Riz Nicolas visited Asociacion De Damas De Filipinas, Inc. (ADFI) in Quirino Ave. Ext., Paco, Manila last May 31, 2015. read more »
“For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord, “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and hope.” – Jeremiah 29:11.
In line with KCFAPI’s Year of the Poor project, which aims to engage employees towards evangelization by way of activity projects that will benefit the needy and the less privileged sector of our society, team KCFAPI CARES, headed by its activity team leader, Atty. Neil Jerome Rapatan led his members to the Makati Youth Home (MYH) in Barangay La Paz, Makati City last May 9, 2015, united with a purpose of conveying message of hope, love and care for the abandoned/outcast children of the said institution. read more »
A delegation from the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) visited Hospicio De San Jose, one of the largest orphanage in the country located in Manila, for a community outreach held last May 23, 2015 in line with their activities for the Year of the Poor.
Games, role-playing, coloring and feeding program were among the various activities held with selected beneficiaries.
“We are an institution that depends only in donations from the people with good heart like the Knights of Columbus,” said Sister Ma. Magdalena Erasmo of the Pastoral Care and Homelife Services of Hospicio De San Jose. read more »
Awardees of the 38th Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ Annual Family Service Awards and their families discovered the wonders of Bangkok, Thailand during their visit to the country from May 22 to 24, 2015. The 2015 Asian trip to Bangkok, Thailand is part of the incentive program provided by the Fraternal Benefits Group of KCFAPI for their top sales force.
“The annual Asian Trip is a reward for Fraternal Counselors and Area Managers who sustained effort and admirable skills in achieving an optimal performance in reaching and exceeding their targets”, according to Bro. Gari San Sebastian, KCFAPI Vice President for Fraternal Benefits Group. read more »
Another scholar of the KC Fr. George J. Willmann SJ Charities, Inc. graduated with Magna Cum Laude distinction from the University of Sto. Tomas with the degree of Bachelor in Sacred Theology last May 16, 2015.
Seminarian Paul Angielo M. Baluya was born on May 11, 1990 at Surigao Medical Hospital, Surigao City. He is the eldest among the two siblings of Domingo and Marilyn Baluya, a barangay electrician and a local teacher, respectively. read more »
Miss Melody Amor Monera Nisnea from Purok 2 Looc Proper Plaridel, Misamis Occidental, recently graduated CUM LAUDE at the University of Cebu Banilad Campus with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Tourism.
Nisnea was a consistent honor student and a leader of many clubs and organizations in her high school days. She is the loving daughter of Mrs. Maharanee M. Nisnea and granddaughter of Bro. Rodulfo L. Nisnea of Council No. 6616 Plaridel, Misamis Occidental. read more »
The Luzon Jurisdiction of the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines held their 11th Annual Family Day and Mini Olympics in honor of the Knights of Columbus local founder Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ last May 30, 2015 at the Marikina Sports Complex, Marikina City. read more »
Last April 29 to May 1, 2015, the 9th Gathering of KC Priests was successfully held at the Rivier Retreat House in Davao City with the theme: “Priestly Renewal in Pope Francis’ Vision of the Church of the Poor”. A total of twenty-two priests attended the Gathering with fourteen from Luzon, one from Visayas and seven from Mindanao. The Program for the Gathering focused on the Messages given by Pope Francis himself at different venues during his Papal Visit to the country last January 2015. read more »
At the start of the Year 2015, the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) organized a project dubbed as “Year of the Poor activities”. The project, spearheaded by KCFAPI EVP, Ms. Ma. Theresa G. Curia aims to engage employees towards evangelization in line with the theme of the Catholic Church: “Year of the Poor” by way of activity projects that will benefit the needy and the less privileged sector of our society. In view of this, there will be monthly themed activities from April to August 2015. For the month of April, the project will focus on people who were abandoned or those considered outcast of our society. read more »