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Former District Deputy Jackets

If you are a Former District Deputy who has served Bergen County in the past and did not receive a Jacket from the Federation, you now have an opportunity to purchase one.  It is a three-season Jacket in red and blue with the emblem of the order and your name embroidered on the front.
Please CLICK HERE for the order form.

Council Events

Just a reminder that Council Events can be viewed under the Council Events page.
Thank you.

New Jersey Right to Life Raffle

The New Jersey Right to Life is sponsoring a car raffle - a 2020 Volvo XC40 AWD SUV valued at $42,000.  There are also second, third, and fourth prizes.
The winning ticket will be drawn on Friday, November 22nd at 10 PM at the FairBridge Hotel, Somerset.
Contact Neal McGarrity at mcgarritye@aol.com for further information.  To purchase tickets via mail, print the flyer, fill in the required information and mail the form and your payment to Neal.
 

CLICK HERE FOR THE FLYER IN ENGLISH

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA EL VOLANTE EN ESPAÑOL

New Website Page Added

At the April 5th meeting, it was announced that going forward, there would be a page on the Federation website where councils can post their council events.  You'll see "Council Events" on the right side of the menu bar.


Some basic rules:

Degrees will continue to be posted on the Degrees page.  They will not be added to the Council Events page.

If your council has a color or black and white flyer, please send it to the webmaster as either a PDF file or JPG/JPEG file.

Remember the "Who, What, Where, When, How Much, and Why" of the event - your council may know what you are doing, but the rest of the county may not.

IMPORTANT:  Remember that while the Federation website may be for the councils in Bergen County, the Internet is worldwide - meaning that whatever you ask to be posted must conform to Supreme and New Jersey State Council standards and practices.

New Website Feature: Subscribe to Receive Federation Updates

At the January meeting, I gave an update on the website.  Part of my update was that I was looking at ways to automatically notify the Brothers of new postings to the Federation website.  This is the first part of what I presented that night.

You may have noticed that off to the right of where these posts appear is a section where you can register to receive updates to the Federation website via e-mail.  Updates are usually posts that appear in this section of the website or events that are posted to the calendar.  By subscribing to the updates, you receive e-mails as soon as items are posted to the website.

Simply enter your name and e-mail address and click Subscribe.  You will receive an e-mail from "Bergen Federation Knights of Columbus" with the subject "Bergen Federation Knights of Columbus - Please confirm your subscription".  When you open the e-mail there will be a sentence stating that the website received an e-mail from your e-mail address and asks you to confirm it by "clicking here".  When you do so, you will receive a message thanking you and that you have been successfully subscribed as well as a welcome e-mail.  In case you don't see the e-mail, check your spam filter as well as your spam folder in your e-mail system.

As new posts are added to the website, subscribers will receive an e-mail with the words "New Post Published" in the subject line along with the post title.  Once you open the e-mail, there will be a link that you can click on which will open the post in your browser.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me webmaster@bergenfederationkofc.org

Fraternally,

Dave Torebka, FDD, FS 2842
Webmaster, Bergen Federation