The Knights of Columbus Council No. 5211 were recognized at their last meeting with several awards for their outstanding work within the community and throughout the state.

The Knights of Columbus District Deputy, John Casarez, presented the Grand Knight to Rudy Garcia, with the Texas State Charities Honor Roll Award for its ongoing efforts to help others. Charity is one of the Knights of Columbus’ founding principles.

In addition to raising and donating money to various organizations, Council No. 5211 also volunteers at numerous events to provide service to the community. They also received the Father McGivney Award for their work on increasing membership.

Finally, through the council’s hard work and commitment this past year, they were awarded the Texas Spirit Award.