The Knights of Columbus State Council held its Founders Day Mass and Awards Dinner March 22 in Baltimore. The council recognizes first responders, teachers, and citizens who perform in outstanding manners in their professions and help their community.
Parishioner and Knights of Columbus Carroll Council 15985 member Capt. George Thomas IV was awarded the Firefighter of the Year award. He was one of 14 applicants and was picked by a group of Baltimore firefighters who reviewed the applications and found his achievements worthy of honor.
Pictured, from the left, are Grand Knight Jose Rector, State Deputy of Knights of Columbus Stephen Adamcyck and George Thomas.
Here’s George with his family, L-R: son Mark, wife Patrice, daughter Josie, along with Grand Knight Jose Rector.
And George’s award plaque: