SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Tuesday June 18th the South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203 handed out their 2019 Scholarship Awards. $1,750 was given out to the worthy children and grandchildren of South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Members. All money given out was raised from the Knights of Columbus Fundraising activities throughout the year
Chairman of the Scholarship Committee Gerry Butrico and Grand Knight Joe Wilkowski congratulated the following 2019 Scholarships winners:
- Sarah Adlassnig - Sarah is the daughter of 4th degree Knight Carl Adlassnig. Sarah has supported many different Knight's events over the years and has also volunteered with School and Community events. Carl is a very active member of the Knights; he runs the Lenten Fish Dinners place mat fundraiser, and is in the 4th degree color corps.
- Alexia Wargacki - Alexa is the granddaughter of Knights member Tony Wargacki. Alexia has volunteered her time over the years with events at Sacred Heart Church and many Community events. Her Grandfather Tony is a past Knight of the Year and has supported the South Plainfield Knights for many years. Tony also greatly supports the Keystone Community residents and attends the monthly Special Citizens Lunches at Holy Savior School.
- Lauren Niemeyer - Lauren’s grandfather was a Past Knight of Columbus. Lauren currently attends Koinonia Academy and will be attending Franciscan University in the fall. Lauren has helped out serving at the fish dinners, and has volunteered with the Rosary Altar Society at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church.