Knights, MR Foundation supports work of Sumner Special Housing

Bob Johnson, a Knight of Columbus in Council 10010 at St. John Vianney Church in Gallatin, has volunteered to help others his whole life, including with Habitat for Humanity. Having a brother with intellectual disabilities educated him about the needs of that population. So when the late Carlton Russell of Sumner Special Housing Inc. was looking for someone in the mid-1990s to help the non-profit agency build a home for people with intellectual disabilities, Johnson was the perfect fit.  [Read more…]

Knight’s Line Special Issue Features SSHI Founder

On October 2nd, the Knights of Council 9132 and the Bishop Durick Assembly lost a
friend, a mentor, and a leader in the cause of the mentally retarded, of patriotism, and
of Knighthood in general when Carlton Russell succumbed to his illness at the age of 73. [Read more…]