Special Olympics Virginia 2017 Summer Games

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The 2017 Special Olympics Virginia Summer Games was held in Richmond on June 9 – 10. KOVAR’s grant of $25,500 in support of the games was given in honor of Ed Polich, Advocate, Knights of Columbus Virginia State Council. The KOVAR Board of Directors held their bi-monthly meeting at the University of Richmond during the […]

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Council 11042 KOVAR Benefit Golf Tournament

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KOVAR congratulates Albert E. Chipman Council 11042 on their 13th Annual KOVAR Benefit Golf Tournament. As you can see from the pictures, the weather cooperated and a good time was had by all on May 25th at Brookwoods Golf Course in Quinton, Virginia. Kudos to Patrick Eavey, the 2017 coordinator, for the successful event, which […]

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Let’s Call it ‘CASH for KOVAR’

Cash for KOVAR

Kudos to Brother Knight Tim Minnich of John C. Webb Council #12134 in Fincastle. After attending a KOVAR Regional Training Seminar in September, 2016, Tim was inspired to seek donations from the public by placing plastic containers in convenience stores, restaurants, and tobacco and vape shops throughout the Roanoke area. Here are Tim’s own words. […]

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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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