Knights of Columbus

History of the Knights

The Knights of Columbus was established in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney, assistant pastor of St. Mary's Church in New Haven, Connecticut.  Father McGivney was beatified and declared Blessed on October 31, 2020 in Hartford Connecticut.

On January 8, 1984, a group of parishioners established their own Knights of Columbus Council Chaper 8551. The chapter was named the Joseph McLean Sr. Council.

On October 10th, 1996, Chaplain Michael J. Quealy Assembly Chapter 2466 was established for their 4th Degree members.


What is your primary purpose?

Our primary purpose is to  bring financial aid and assistance to the sick, disabled, and needy members and their families. We also strive to support the Church and the community through charitable donations and volunteer work.


What are your principles and values?

Founding Principles: Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism.

Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Excellence, and Respect.

Knights News

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Knights Sponsoring Fundraiser

Get your smoked meat for the Super Bowl and enjoy!

Mon Jan 29 07:58 AM

Honoring our fallen heroes
Knights Invite you to Memorial Day Celebration

Please join us at Walker Memory Gardens on May 30th

Thu May 19 01:32 PM

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Knights Officers (2022)

Grand Knight - Ernest Inman

Deputy Grand Knight - Ken Carter

Financial Secretary - Jake Romano

Treasurer - Phil Schumacher

Recorder - Ray Lewis

Advocate - Michael Roell

Warden - David Zorbini


Knights Charter


Fourth Degree Charter