The Knights of Columbus Council 12862 is a 100% volunteer organization that raises money for local and state charities. As a volunteer organization, we provide monetary support and many of our members donate their time to assist charities in Coweta & Fayette Counties.
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Our council, along with the tremendous support of our sponsors help support local and statewide charities such as:
Abby’s Angels, Meals on Wheels of Coweta County, Meals on Wheels of Fayette County, Bridging The Gap, One Roof, Special Olympics, St. Vincent DePaul, Coweta Pregnancy Services, Midwest Food Bank, Coweta Samaritan Clinic, The I-58 Mission, Keris Kares, Inc.
Knights of Columbus Sharpsburg Council 12862
Sir Knight Thomas Hanford Memorial Scholarship
We are excited to announce the kickoff of our annual scholarship program. The scholarships are available to parishioners of SMM, members of Knights of Columbus Council 12862, and immediate family members of either.
Due to current restrictions this year we will be hosting the applications online through a very easy to use Google form. The link to the application is shareable (https://forms.gle/wWULFft5xbCU97HQ8) the application can also be accessed by clicking this link: 2021-2022 Sir Knight Thomas Hanford Memorial Scholarship Application.
All applications are due by Monday July 5th. The winning applicants will be notified by email, text, and certified mail within 10 days. The Scholarship is available to all active members of St. Mary Magdalene and/or Knights of Columbus Council 12862. Please note that these awards are intended for full time students enrolled at a Catholic school for the school year covered in this application. Total expenses for a student cannot be less than the amount of the award.
Scholarships will be awarded for the following grade levels/amounts:
Pre-K – 5 $500
6 – 8 $500
9 – 12 $500
All questions or requests for further information should be forwarded to:
224 Widewater Drive
Newnan, GA 30265