Category: Knight Hands

16
Jan

Another Completed Project by Knight Hands

Another Completed Project by Knight Hands On Saturday January 16th, 2021, ten Knights gathered at the home of Sara Vasquez to perform multiple tasks to repair her home.  Right away David Dybala, Russell, and David Ybarra tackled the difficult task of removing the rotted decorative protruding beams on the front of the home (six of […]

15
Jan

Making of a “Sound Booth”

Making of a “Sound Booth” On the morning of January 14th, David Dybala, Jack Ramsden, Efrain Ochoa and I met around 9am in the ushers’ room at Holy Spirit Catholic church to meet with Joe Langel to finalize our plans to build a “sound booth” for the electronic equipment Joe (and others) use to stream […]

06
Dec

Knight Hands Tackle Tough Task

Tony Gonzalez , a Sir Knight Brother, approached Knight Hands a short time ago asking if we could help Nydia Mijangos with repairs to her home.  In March of 2019 Nydia’s home caught on fire around 3am in the morning; and while the fire department arrived within 5 minutes of her call, there was still […]

22
Sep

The Bee House

On Saturday September 19, 2020, John Espree and his grandson Jeremiah, David Dybala, Ray Rivera, Jim Ouimet, Larry Balagna, and I tried to do some landscaping work and fence repair at the home of Gabby Hardin whose house is located in Duncanville.  I say tried because while unloading 4” X 4” posts, we accidently disturbed […]

12
Sep

Knight Hands Continue to Cut

Today, September 12th, 2020, 9 Knights of Columbus met at 1553 Windsor Dr. in Glenn Heights to help a person in need.  A large (and I mean large) tree had fallen in Anita Contreras’  back yard, and she had no means of getting rid of it – not to mention the mess the fallen tree […]

06
Sep

Knight Hands in the Yard

The mission of Knight Hands is “to assist those in the Holy Spirit parish area live a more peaceful and stress free life by providing minor home repairs, household chores and transportation services to those who qualify”.  Larry Balagna, our brother Knight, saw that his neighbor needed help with his yard; there was a dead […]

22
Jun

“Sprucing Up”

In order to give our new incoming Parochial Vicar a proper welcome, Leonardo Zapata, asked Knight Hands to “spruce up” the living quarters for Fr. Esteban Antes who will be arriving sometime during the last week of June, 2020.  More specifically, Leonardo asked us to repair all the drywall cracks, repair the water damaged areas, […]

16
Dec

Knight Hands Project #332 and #333

Knight Hands continues it’s community work by completing two fairly difficult projects this past month. On November 14th, 2019, David Dybala, Steve Zehnder, Ken Rarick, Hector Rubio, Mike Fitzgerald, Dan Murphy and I completed a project at the home of Cora Mancenido located in DeSoto Tx. The main objective of this project was to eliminate […]