Gilmary Council 3868

Coats for Kids

On Friday, November 18, 2016, and Saturday, November 19, 2016, members of Gilmary Council #3868, located in Pittsburgh, PA, gave out 120 winter coats to needy children in the local neighborhood area, through the St. John Vianney and Carrick food banks, both located in the inner City of Pittsburgh. Pictured in the enclosed photo are Bernie Komoroski, Grand Knight of Gilmary Council, and one of the recipients of a winter coat from our “Coats for Kids” program. This is the 6th consecutive year that Gilmary Council has given out over 100 coats to needy neighborhood children.

Coats for Kids 2016

Coats for Kids 2014

On Monday, November 10th, 2014, members of Gilmary Council #3868 gave out 120 winter coats to needy children in the local neighborhood area, through the St. John Vianney Parish food bank & C.C.D. programs, and the St. Basil sponsored food bank.  Pictured in the photo above are Bernie Komoroski, Grand Knight of Gilmary Council #3868 and one of the recipients of a winter coat from our “Coats for Kids” program at St. John Vianney food bank.  This is the 4th consecutive year that Gilmary Council has given out over 100 winter coats to needy neighborhood children.  “Coats for Kids” is a Knights of Columbus sponsered international project conducted every year by all individual councils.  Pictured in the photo below are Financial Secretary Bernie Gigliotti (left) and Grand Knight Bernie Komoroski (right).

Coats for Kids 2013

On Monday, November 11, 2013, members of Gilmary Council #3868 gave out 120 winter coats to needy children in the local neighborhood are, through the St. John Vianney Parish food bank & C.C.D. programs, and the St. Basil sponsored food bank.  Pictured in the 1st photo are Steve O’Malley, Council Warden (at left), and one of the first recipient’s of a winter coat with her Mom, at St. John Vianney food bank.  This little girl just couldn’t stop smiling.  Also pictured in the 2nd photo are, left to right: Tom Gugliuzza (Treasurer), Bernie Komoroski (Grand Knight), Bernie Gigliotti (Financial Secretary), and Steve O’Malley (Warden).  This is the 3rd consecutive year that Gilmary Council has given out over 100 winter coats to needy neighborhood children.  “Coats for Kids” is a Knights of Columbus sponsored international project conducted every year by all individual Councils.