Check presentation

Dominican nuns of the Monastery of the Infant Jesus pose for a photo with a $25,000 check presented by Knights of Columbus Council 1492 Saturday morning. Knights of Columbus Council 1492 members are, front row from the left, diocesan deputy Bryan Pool, charity committee members Tim Allen and Eddie Kupec, Grand Knight John Guerrero, Luke Guerrero, 3, and charity committee member Garland Picou.

Cheers flew through the air as The Knights of Columbus Council 1492 presented the Dominican nuns at the Monastery of the Infant Jesus a $25,000 check on Saturday to kick of their AC Campaign.

The goal of the statewide campaign is to raise $292,000 to replace the air conditioning and heating system in the nuns’ dormitories.

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