At the end of the fraternal year, complete the. 307– All About Angels Central to the Catholic understanding of angels is the fundamental belief that God's love overflows into his creation, the redemption, and the consummation of the world. The tragic fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral evokes both our history and our responsibility as Catholics. Once you have reached your goal, submit the funds to the Christian Refugee Relief Fund here: www.christiansatrisk.org. "How Do I" Guides for Refugees and Asylees. Set an annual goal for the council to raise for the Christian Refugee Relief Fund. Because the family is the root of society, we want our family to fulfill its vocation to build the common good. All supplies and kits should be ordered by your council Grand Knight or Financial Secretary using the Supplies Online application available through Officers Online. Please note that Guide Sheets, Press Releases, etc. are available below as PDFs. Help save persecuted and at-risk Christians facing genocide all over the world, particularly in the Middle East. The Knights of Columbus strives to bring awareness and support to those who have suffered for their faith through various parish-based programs and fundraisers. Working with your pastor, obtain his recommendations on conducting fundraising and awareness efforts to benefit Christian refugees. Build public interest for your program! Promote each event in your parish and larger community through a variety of efforts:. Building the Domestic Church Kiosks contain engaging, faith-based literature and are available for councils to distribute to members, parishioners, and the general public. Central American Minors (CAM): Information for Parole Applicants. You may apply for asylum in the United States regardless of your country of origin or your current immigration status. For more information about asylum status, see the Asylum section. Please select a reason Too little information Too much information Confusing Outdated Other. Approve a council resolution specifying a percentage of proceeds from various fundraisers to be earmarked to. Distribute Solidarity Crosses to those who donate a minimum of $5 to the Christian Refugee Relief Fund. These crosses were originally made by Christians in the Holy Land and all proceeds go towards their aid. Enlist a fellow Knight or community member to photograph your events. Sponsor a council dinner and breakfast following Sunday Masses and invite a speaker to talk about the history or current situation of Christians in the Middle East. Christians are at risk in areas all around the globe. The Knights of Columbus has responded with the Christian Refugee Relief Fund, which provides humanitarian assistance, primarily in Iraq, Syria and the surrounding region. Councils will aid this cause by collaborating with their parishes to spread awareness and raise funds to help these Christians and those in their care. In particular, councils are encouraged to utilize Solidarity Crosses as a fundraiser and prayer campaign in their parishes. USCIS Welcomes Refugees and Asylees (PDF, 1.31 MB). At the end of the fraternal year, complete your.