Time: 8:00AM - 11:30AM
Location: Jeffereson Barracks
Dear Brother Knight,
We all have become aware of the lodging and support the Fisher House provides military
families so they can be near their love one receiving treatment. This is a perfect mission
for our Councils and specifically our 4th Degree Assemblies.
Consider participation and/or sponsorship of the Saturday. October 29th Fisher House
Run/Walk/Roll. The goal is to have the Knights of Columbus be a Three Star sponsor
on the event shirt ($2,000) and have 25 participants. Donations to Fisher House in St.
Louis are tax deductible as a 501©3. Please show affiliation i.e., “KofC Assembly 565”.
Mail to: Fisher House, P.O. Box 998, Fenton, Mo 63026
For the complete Fisher House story go to www.fisherhouseinstl.org
PGK Fr. Griffin Council 3586 and Member Assembly 565
Second Annual Fisher House Walk-Run-Roll
Jefferson Barracks St. Louis County Park -Start at Gold Star Shelter via S. Broadway Entrance
Timed Race-- Starts at 8:00 AM. Check-in 7:00 to 7:30 AM.
Casual Participants -- Start any time after 8. The event will conclude by 11:30 AM.
Cost: $30 per person to get the great long-sleeved tech shirt, race support, goody bag, and more! Price
goes up to $35 on September 20, 2022. Veterans and VA employees get $10 off registration. Kids under
14 may participate for free. You may pre-order cotton t-shirts in kids' sizes for $10.
Register: use the attached registration form or go to www.FisherHouseinStl.org/Events
EYE TO THE FUTURE --- there is a plan to build a New VA Hospital in the St. Louis
Grand Center Area with an adjoining Fisher House estimated to cost $9 million. Half
from the Fisher House Foundation and half raised in the Midwest area served. Due to
excellent management, there is $2 million is in the local kitty. To raise the balance of
$2.5 million we will require all hands-on deck.