Columbian Year 2016-2017

2nd Anniversary Dinner – Jan 2017
On January 5, 2017, St Alphonsus Council 16112 celebrated their 2nd
Anniversary.

Eastmont Jacket Give-Away – Jan 2017
On Thursday January 12, 2017, St Alphonsus Council 16112 distributed 50+
winter jackets to needy children at Eastmont Community Center. As part of
the Supreme Coats for Kids program, the Knights invited families in the
parish to register their child for a free coat.

Coats for Kids – Jan 2017
During the month of January 2017, St Alphonsus Council 16112 distributed
more than 60+ winter coats for kids in need. As part of the Supreme Coats
for Kids program, the Knights invited families in the parish to register
their child for a free coat.

The Silver Rose – Sept 2016
On Sunday September 4, 2016, St Alphonsus Council 16112 played host to the
Knights of Columbus Silver Rose Program. St Alphonsus was the ONLY church
in East Los Angeles to display the Silver Rose while on its pilgrimage
back to Monterrey, Mexico.

Eastmont Christmas – Dec 2016
On Thursday December 15, 2016, St Alphonsus Council 16112 assisted our
Community Partner Eastmont Community Center with their Christmas Food and
Toy Give-Away. Grand Knight Rod Myers played Santa for the families,
taking free photos and handing out candy canes. Knights council members
assisted in the distribution of food and toys during the 3-hour event.

Photos with Santa – Dec 2016
On Sunday December 18, 2016, St Alphonsus Council 16112 held a Photos with
Santa event for parish children and local families. The Grand Knight
played Santa while other members handed out free candy bags.

1st Responders BBQ – Dec 2016
On Friday December 22, 2016, St Alphonsus Council 16112 prepared more than
150+ meals for the East LA Sheriff’s Dept, Fire Station 22 and PRN
Ambulance Service. The event was to honor the 1st and 2nd Responders in
the East Los Angeles community and show appreciation for all of their hard
work.