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OLGC's generosity to KOVAR was unsurpassed!

Helping the intellectually disabled live their lives more fully.

Thank you for your support of KOVAR! Your generosity in donations reached over $5,000. The Knights of Columbus are grateful for your generosity and support.

KOVAR is a Virginia Knights of Columbus 501(c) (3) tax-exempt charity established in 1971 to provide financial assistance through grants and home loans to tax-exempt organizations providing training and assistance to citizens with intellectual disabilities. One major focus area of KOVAR is to assist in helping people with intellectual disabilities to live independently.

Examples are:

The Virginia Knights were able to enhance the lives of Virginians with intellectual disabilities by awarding a grant to HopeTree Family Services in February to benefit three Developmental Disability Ministry residential group home

Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School received a $20,000 grant during FY19 to purchase furniture for a renovated classroom used by the Expanded Services Program.

If you are still interested in donating, please visit https://donate.givedirect.org/?cid=1467 enter Council Name "Santa Maria #4654".