Knights of Columbus Council #384 donates $1,200 to High Peaks Hospice
October 19, 2023 (Port Henry, NY) – The Port Henry Knights of Columbus donated $1,200 to High Peaks Hospice, funds raised at their annual turkey dinner in August. This event was chaired by Nappy Marcotte, a graduate of the hospice’s services, who has been an advocate for their mission and fundraiser for the non-profit organization for over a dozen years.
Nick George, the Executive Director of High Peaks Hospice shares, “High Peaks Hospice is blessed to have a long-term relationship with the brothers of the Knights of Columbus in Port Henry. Once again, we have been honored by their generosity. Donations like this help us to continue meeting the hospice needs of everyone in the community.”
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness month.
High Peaks Hospice appreciates the continued support from the Knights at Council #384 in Port Henry.
From left to right, Chris Gibb/K of C Treasurer, Chuck Kolodzey/ K of C Financial Secretary, Nicholas George/ High Peaks Hospice Executive Director, Nappy Marcotte/ K of C Trustee, John Harrington/ K of C Secretary.
About the Knights of Columbus
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternity of Catholic men striving to better ourselves and our world by building a bridge back to faith, assisting the sick and disabled, and protecting those who can’t protect themselves—whether they are next door or around the world. The Knights’ nearly two million members come from many places, backgrounds and stages in their lives but share a commitment to investing their time, efforts and resources into activities that reflect their faith and values. For more information, visit www.kofc.org.
About High Peaks Hospice
High Peaks Hospice provides end of life care that listens with respect, cares with compassion, supports with choice and comforts with understanding – wherever you call home. If you think you or your loved one may be a candidate for hospice, don’t wait. Talk to your doctor or call hospice directly to learn more about how hospice can provide care, compassion and support. For more information, visit http://www.highpeakshospice.org