News and Events

  • March 2, 2019 Quarterly Meeting
    The meeting will be held at Holy Cross Academy, 250 Stafford Lakes Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22406. Please arrive at 8:00 a.m. at the library. We will be escorted into the Knights meeting chamber to say the rosary with the men and listen to some announcements. We will conduct our LOV meeting afterwards. Please bring any donations for the baskets to the meeting.

Note: Lunch after the meeting will  be at Paradise Diner located at 260 Warrenton Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22405. This is not a hosted activity and will be at your own expense. Please RSVP by Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 540-752-9690 or if you wish to attend.

  • 2019 LOV Basket Raffle
    The four regions have decided on the following basket themes. Members are encouraged to bring items for the baskets to the LOV meetings. Feel free to contact the coordinators for ideas.

    2019 LOV Basket Raffle Tickets: PDF document

  • Women’s Charities
    Suggestions for charities should be sent to Rachel Vis (for Richmond diocese) and to Marie Niernberger (for Arlington diocese).
  • LOV Donation to “Coats for Kids”
    Congratulations Ladies! We raised $880.00 during our July 7, 2018 organizational meeting for KofC Supreme’s Coats for Kids program.
  • Membership Dues
    Individual: $5; Auxiliary: $26; PKDL: $3.65 pp, Name Badge: $9.50
    Please make your check payable to “Ladies of Virginia”. Contact Roberta Gargiulo (Treasurer) to obtain details for mailing your check and member information for the roster.
    Auxiliaries: Please print, fill out and submit this contact form.
  • Used Stamps
    Cut out stamps from envelopes (with a 1/4 inch border) and bring them to the next meeting. Agnes Aleksy is collecting used stamps to help the nuns at the Sisters of St. Francis in Wisconsin.

Past Events

  • 2018 LOV Basket Raffle
    May 4-6, 2018 – Sheraton Hotel, Roanoke
    Thank you for a very successful Basket Raffle. LOV members assembled gorgeous baskets and sold raffle tickets during the 2018 VA Knights Convention. Click here to view photos of the baskets. Proceeds were donated to KOVAR, VKCCI and 2 women’s charities. Kudos to our chairpersons, Ann and Kim and to the regional coordinators below:

    Region Theme Coordinators
    Western Virginia Reading Basket Stacey
    Tidewater South What a Cake!
    Picnic on the Go
    Tidewater North Give Me Liberty
    Songs of the South
    Lynda, Rachel
    Central Virginia Holiday Basket Kathy, Gerri
    Northern Virginia Gift Card Tree
    A Night in Italy
    Aromas of the World
    Marie, Denise
  • 2018 Charitable Donations
    The membership agreed to donate to the following charities:

    Diocese of Arlington Gabriel Project
    Diocese of Richmond Interment of Angels
  • 2017 LOV Basket Raffle
    May 5-7, 2017 – Fort Macgruder Hotel, Williamsburg
    LOV members assembled and sold raffle tickets for a total 9 baskets during the 2017 VA Knights Convention ranging from $200 to $721 in value. Click here to view photos of the baskets. Proceeds went to KOVAR, VKCCI and women’s charities.

    Area Basket Theme Coordinators
    Northern VA Free for All
    Civil War
    Gift Card Tree
    Ann Todd
    Agnes Aleksy
    Western VA Fire Stacey Ripple
    Central VA Midnight Picnic Linda Duncan
    Tidewater North Bamboo Tree
    Take Me Out to the Ballgame
    Rachel Vis
    Lynda Fairman
    Tidewater South VA Road Trip
    After Dinner
    Kim Robillard
    Arlene Rowland
  • 2017 Charitable Donations
    The membership agreed to donate to the following charities:

    Diocese of Arlington A Women’s Choice Center
    Diocese of Richmond Mother Elizabeth Ann Seton Burse (Crisis pregnancy)

Prior Years’ Top Stories

  • 2016 LOV Lady of the Year
    Congratulations to Carol Connors, Charter Member and past President of the Battlefield Ladies Auxiliary Council 10246, Fredricksburg, VA.
  • 2016 LOV Basket Raffle
    Total proceeds: $3,382.00
    Basket Themes: Gift Card Tree, Night on the Town, Irish Blessing, Gift Card Tree, Smorgasboard, Blast from the Past, Keeping it Cool, Healthy Lifestyle
  • 2016 Charitable Donations
    The membership agreed to donate to the following charities:

    Diocese of Arlington Benedictine Sisters of Virginia in Linton, VA
    Diocese of Richmond Laurel Shelter in Gloucester, VA
  • 2016 A-Penny-A-Day-Per-Lady
    The PDKL annual check (intended for religious vocations) in the amount of $1,500, was presented to 2015-16 State Deputy Steven Rasche by Lucretia Burnley, 2015-16 LOV President, at the May 2016 Annual Meeting Awards Breakfast.
  • 2015 LOV Lady of the Year
    Congratulations to Agnes Aleksy, LOV Charter Member