In September 2015, Our Lady of Humility Knights of Columbus Council #13598 has received the distinction of Double Star Council, the International Organization’s Top Award. The Star Council Award recognizes overall excellence in the areas of membership, promotion of the fraternal insurance program, and sponsorship of service-oriented activities.
In announcing the local winner of the Double Star Council Award, Carl A. Anderson, Chief Executive Oﬃcer of the Knights of Columbus, said, “Please accept my sincere Congratulations upon attaining this Prestigious Award. Your dedication to the order is seen in the high standard of excellence you have achieved. At the same time, I encourage you to carry forward this enthusiasm to meet the challenges that will face the Knights of Columbus in the years ahead. May this Award be a reminder and an inspiration to the members of your Council to continue to promote the ideals of Columbianism for the good of the Church, your Community, and the Order.”
The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic Lay Organization. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, the community, families, and young people. With more than 1.8 million members in over 15,000 Councils around the world, the Knights of Columbus annually donates more than $170 million, and 70 million hours of service to charitable causes.
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