The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus, Council #6203 held their annual Trivia Night Fundraiser at the South Plainfield Senior Center on November 4th. Twelve teams and over 80 people attended this fundraiser and over $2,000 was raised and proceeds will be donated to the Middlesex County Make A Wish Foundation.
The Teams were asked 10 questions from 10 categories and whichever team answers the most questions correctly, that team wins.
The “Renegades” won their 5th trivia night title in 13 years with a winning score of 60 points, coming in 2nd place was Thunder Buddies with 55 points and tied for 3rd place was Big Joe and the Mamma’s and Judy is Late Again with 47 points
Team members of the Renegades were : Mike Soriano, Denise Soriano, John Schaffer, Tom Gilleece, Bob Longo, Pat Longo, Candy Longo, Patti Longo
The following Knights helped out: Judges were Grand Knight Joe McGeehan and Tom Pollock. A VERY BIG Thank You goes out fellow Knight Charlie Butrico who wrote all the questions and was also Master of Ceremonies.
The Knights also would like to thank Mayor Matt Anesh for donating proceeds from his weddings he performs to pay for the Senior Center Hall Rental fee and Phil Battista for his very generous donation.
This event has become very popular; please look for the next time it is held. It is a great time and a great fundraiser, in the past 13 years the Knights have donated over $30,000 to the Make A Wish Foundation.