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 »
Earthquakes are like the thieves in the night. It strikes in the most unexpected time at the most unexpected places. Since the Philippines is known for being part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, MMDA held its annual Metro Wide Earthquake Shake Drill for two (2) consecutive years now. read more »
THE KCFAPI 2016 New Product Grand Launching was held at the Social Hall last May 27, 2016. The theme was retro inspired focusing on the decade of 60’s and 70’s. The registration started at 8 in the morning where employees, Fraternal Counselors, Area Managers, and KCFAPI officers attended the event. The program was opened with a prayer led by Fraternal Benefits Services Department’s very own manager, Bro. Michael “Migz” P. Cabra, followed by the KCFAPI Chorale who sang Amare et Sevire (to love and serve) and the Philippine National Anthem. read more »
LAST May 27, 2016 the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines Inc. sponsored a Mass at the San Agustin Church which was celebrated by Rev. Fr. Arnold Sta. Maria, San Agustin Parish Priest. read more »
THE Knights of Columbus Luzon North Jurisdiction conducted their first family day on June 4, 2016 at the Bulacan Sports, Complex, Sta. Isabel, Malolos City.
Brother Knights and Squires from different councils under the Luzon North participated together with their families. The insurance arm of the Order, the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) was represented by its Vice President for Fraternal Benefits Group, Gari San Sebastian. read more »
In an industry where competition is stiff and focused mainly in providing an excellent customer service, some companies tend to forget their biggest investment – employees. That is why team building is a great employee engagement tool on moving barriers between opposing departments and having a newbie blend well with the tenured employees.
With that, the summer outing committee led by Atty. Neil Jerome N. Rapatan and co-chaired by FBS Manager Michael P. Cabra came up with the idea of organizing a team building workshop held last May 21, 2016 at R and R Resort Pansol, Laguna. Employees were divided into four (4) groups namely: Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. read more »
Awardees of the 39th Fr. George J. Willmann, Servant of God Annual Family Service Awards together with their companions experienced the culture and arts of Medan, Indonesia and a side trip in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last May 20-23, 2016 as part of being the top ‘sales force’ of the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association in the Philippines, Inc (KCFAPI).
According to KCFAPI Fraternal Benefits Group Vice President Gari M. San Sebastian, the 2016 Asian Trip in Indonesia and Malaysia was part of the incentive program provided by KCFAPI for their Fraternal Counselor and Area Managers. read more »