Author Archives: Caroline Ehmann

2020 Charity Garden Market Pre-Orders Open!

Now that we’ve Sprung Forward, good time to plan your outdoor space. Mark your calendar for our Charity Garden Market on Saturday, May 9th at a *NEW* location:  the grounds of the historical St. Patrick Church, 400 Cedar Street, downtown, … Continue reading

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Knights of Columbus and Ladies Auxiliary Sponsor Art Statue for School

The Knights of Columbus and Ladies Auxiliary are delighted to sponsor the statue of Jesus and Children to benefit and inspire our children and future generations at St. Patrick School. Monsignor Deutsch wrote, “Sacred art created throughout the ages by … Continue reading

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Last Fall’s Bunco Fundraiser Achieved $2,500 for LivingWell Cancer Resource Center

At the Ladies Auxiliary January 6, 2020 meeting, Doris Braddock, Treasurer and Carla Weeks, Event Chair presented Living Well’s Director, Angela McCrum with checks totalling $2,500, as Donna Fike, President looks on.  Thank you to all those that came out for … Continue reading

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Knights of Columbus 4th Degree District Meeting

On Saturday, October 19th, Bishop David Malloy stopped for a photo with Donna Fike, President of the Ladies Auxiliary Council 12,497.  Donna co-hosted the Ladies Luncheon and presented how our council has grown in the past 11 years in faith, … Continue reading

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Northern Illinois Food Bank Volunteers packed 3,600 pounds of potatoes

Providing 3,000 meals to hungry neighbors.  And good for you, too!  Orange-fleshed sweet potatoes may be one of nature’s unsurpassed sources of beta-carotene.

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Dine-2-Donate raises $350 for the year

Thank You to everyone who participated in our 3rd Thursday Dine-2-Donate this past year.  And, Thank You to our generous supporter: Village Tavern and Grill – South Elgin. This is where 20% of the pre-tax bill, minus any discounts, will … Continue reading

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Items Purchased for Lazarus House’s New Women & Children’s Center

Thank you Wilma and Marleen for working with Lazarus House staff to select the perfect items needed for their new Women and Children’s Center.   Counter stools, shower curtains and fun play rugs add homey touches. Lazarus House helps people in … Continue reading

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Items Purchased for Loaves & Fishes Ministry

The Ladies Auxiliary is pleased to donate $200 toward needed items for the Community Dinner:   Food processor Floor fan Knives, large serving spoons and long potholders.  

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Planning for 2019 BUNCO Benefit Underway

Save the Date:  Friday, October 25, 2019 Place:  LivingWell Cancer Resource Center 6pm Bunco Flyer

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20th Annual Knights of Columbus St. Charles Council 12497 “Never Give Up on Life” Memorial Golf Outing

Save the Date:  Monday, July 22, 2019 Elgin Country Club Registration Opens:  Monday, April 15, 2019 This Memorial Golf Outing continues to honor the life of Chuck Hollenbach. Chuck was a  Brother Knight, a friend, and a compassionate supporter of … Continue reading

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