Knights of Columbus annual ‘Tootsie Roll’ Drive on Saturday

Published: Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 11:12 a.m. CDT

The annual “Tootsie Roll” Drive sponsored by the Msgr. TJ McCann Council of the Knights of Columbus will be Saturday morning at Fareway, Hy-Vee and Walmart.

“KC members will be handing out Tootsie Rolls for a donation. The donations will go to help fund the Iowa Special Olympics and the Newton schools special education department,” Council #2663 Grand Knight Tim Bloom said.

The Knights of Columbus sponsors annual events to help raise money for special events and charities.

The next special event is the Par 3 Golf Tournament at Westwood Golf Course on Sept. 20. For more information or to make a donation, contact Bloom at or call (641) 521-1848.

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