Submitted by St. Mary of Huntley Knights of Columbus Council 11666
At the January meeting of the St. Mary of Huntley Knights of Columbus Council 11666, the trustees selected Jerry O'Sullivan Knight of the Month. Their selection recognizes his work making the council's 2013 Free Throw Championship a successful event for the boys and girls, ages 10-14, who participated in the event held Jan. 9 at Centegra Healthbridge Fitness in Huntley.
O'Sullivan was the co-chairman of the event and also assumed the responsibility of coordinating with the parents of the council champions of the individual age brackets for participation at the district level competition to be held at St. Margaret Mary School gym on Saturday, Feb. 16.
The Knights of Columbus is an international Catholic family fraternal service organization with nearly 1.8 million members in more than 14,000 local councils. Last year, Knights donated 72 million volunteer hours and $151 million in charitable and benevolent causes, sponsoring projects to benefit their church, councils, communities, families and youth.