Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta


Knights aid those with mobility challenges 

Published June 15, 2023

LAWRENCEVILLE—The Knights of Columbus Council 13052 at St. Lawrence Church made an impact on the lives of individuals in need through its recent donation to the Global Wheelchair Mission. With the generosity of its members, the council acquired eight brand new wheelchairs, highlighting their commitment to serving their community and promoting inclusivity, reported Nelson Rivera, Grand Knight of St. Lawrence Council 13052. 

From the left, Deputy Grand Knight Ralph Staunton and Nelson Rivera, the Grand Knight of Council 13052, stand with the wheelchair donated by the parish Knights of Columbus.

As part of the efforts, the council donated two wheelchairs to their parish, providing mobility for those within the congregation. Additionally, they contributed the remaining six wheelchairs to Northside Hospital in Lawrenceville, positively impacting the lives of people seeking care.

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