Category Archives for "Grants"

KOVAR Supports Art Classes Guided By Art of Wheels

KOVAR Supports Art Classes Guided By Art of Wheels

Through KOVAR‘s generosity, individuals like Billy and Andrew enjoy weekly art classes guided by Art on Wheels. From instructor Lydia: “They do all types of media — clay, paper, paint, glue. Some have really surprised me with their fine motor skills. (The class) helps them develop socially and builds trust among one another.” Thank you […]

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KOVAR provided an $18,400 Grant to HopeTree Family Services

KOVAR provided an $18,400 Grant to HopeTree Family Services

KOVAR, a Virginia Knights of Columbus charity, recently provided an $18,400 grant to HopeTree Family Services and its newly constructed Blessing Home in Salem, Virginia, in honor of Reverend Monsignor Joseph P Lehman. Msgr. Lehman, Pastor of Our Lady of Nazareth parish in Roanoke and a member of Roanoke K of C Council #562, was […]

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KOVAR Donates Bakery Ovens to Innisfree Village

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KOVAR donated Bakery Ovens to Innisfree Village. Residents are enjoying the ovens and producing delicious bread as shown in the pictures below.     About Innisfree Village: Innisfree Village is a fully licensed, residential community with adults with intellectual disabilities. Founded in 1971, this nonprofit, nonsectarian community is located on 550 acres in the foothills […]

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$20,000 Grant to Alleghany Highlands Community Services Board

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$20,000 grant to Alleghany Highlands Community Services Board   During the KOVAR Regional Training in Southwest Virginia on September 10, KOVAR Director Don Feick recognized Grand Knight Tom Sellinger of John C. Webb Council #12134 as the honoree for a $20,000 grant to Alleghany Highlands Community Services Board. The grant will be used to renovate […]

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KOVAR Grants to Greater Richmond ARC

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The Virginia Department of Rails and Public Transportation FTA Section 5310 program provides 80% of the funds to purchase wheelchair accessible vans for organizations that serve people with disabilities. KOVAR has awarded multiple grants in the past twenty years to Greater Richmond ARC to cover the remaining 20% of the funds. As you can see […]

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Council #395 raised over $2,000 for KOVAR

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Robert W. McDonald Council #395 raised over $2,000 for KOVAR during the weekend of April 8 – 10 while handing out Tootsie Rolls at Kroger in the Short Pump section of Richmond, Virginia. Among those helping the council were the two sons of council member Dan Redfearn. Daniel Redfearn, in his Benedictine Prep uniform, and […]

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