Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

Thank you for making the DD Drive 2023 a Success

Thank you to all the volunteer knights (and for the married, to your wives for letting you go) who helped with this year’s DD drive. The last weekend collection added $2373 to our first weekend total. From what has been tabulated to date, it appears our total donations are going to be at least $14,500 […]

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IWKnights Columbus Day / DD Drive Trivia Question

Each sleeve of Tootsie Rolls contains 50 Tootsie Rolls!  Fill out the form below to submit your answer…..and thanks. Trivia Rule: IWKnights of Columbus Council #9981 Doing web searches online to find the answer is not allowed!  Your Answer: (A little hint…..the answer is less than 100) Your Contact Information so that we can contact […]

Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

We’ve received our first Foreign Coin!

1992 Fiji Coin (Front)1992 Fiji Coin (Back) Every year, we get a few foreign coins during the DD Drive. this year we got our first foreign coin (see pics on the left). We still need you to contribute to the DD Drive at local Schnucks and Dierbergs Stores, after all mases at IW, and online […]

Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

IWKnights Interviewed on Fox 2 News Tuesday Night

Members of the IWKnights were interviewed on Fox 2 News at 9:00pm last night (Sep. 19). The IWKnights’ own Jim Ressler, Gary Grace and Jim Normile were interviewed yesterday by Fox2News reporter Jeff Bernthal  at the intersection of Olive Blvd and Woods Mill Road in Chesterfield, MO. they talked about the impact of the City […]

Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

Council 9981 on Fox 2 News for DD Drive Tonight

Breaking news ….. The Incarnate Word Knights of Columbus council 9981 will be featured on Fox 2 News tonight (Sep. 19) at 9 PM and possibly at 10 PM. We are speaking about the impact of the City of Chesterfield’s ban on street solicitation affecting the charities who receive proceeds from the annual Developmental Disabilities […]

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IWKnights Corner (Bulletin Insert) For October 13, 2019

Did you know this about the IW Knights of Columbus? Rack-in-the-Back at IW Parish, relocated around the corner from old location. Photo by Steve Dickhut. Hi – just wanted to let you know we are still in the neighborhood.  You may have noticed that we vacated our prime spot on the Main Vestibule Boulevard (frankly […]

Awards & Honors Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

2018 Drive For Persons With Developmental Disabilities Honors

The following information was presented at the State Convention on April 27 & 28, 2019 in Jefferson City. The official results of the 2018 Drive For Persons With Developmental Disabilities (DD Drive) are as follows: Highest Gross Dollars Collected Per Council: First Place – Incarnate Word-Chesterfield Council 9981 with $22,421.55 Second Place – Webster Groves […]

Awards & Honors Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

IWKnights Win Awards at MO Convention

Recently, the IWKnights were honored with a few nice pieces of hardware (awards) at the 2018 Missouri Knights of Columbus State convention in Jefferson City, MO. The awards are as follows: Also, our own Jeff Grotegeers was honored by the 3rd Chemical Brigade at Ft.Leonard Word, MO for his volunteerism at the St. Louis USO. […]

Developmental Disabilities (DD) Drive

Reminder – DD “Tootsie Roll” Drive volunteer sign up

9981 Incarnate Word Knights of Columbus: October 5, 6, 7 and 8 is less than 3 weeks away. The 2017 DD “Tootsie Roll” Drive volunteer sign up has been open for 2 weeks and we still have 70% of the available shifts open! If you haven’t volunteered yet, please respond YES or NO with you […]