Council Charter, How it all Began in 1960.

Old KofC Hall Emblem

July 2021: L-R, Scott Tellman, Marty Wolding, Ray Froehlich, Nestor Garcia, Elijah Garcia, John Aguilar, and Jerry Knudtson. Dean Myles took the photo.

2020 ID Check presentation, L-R GK Bill Dugan, Little Friends – Jason Altenbern, Gigi’s Playhouse - Katie Vaughan, AID – Lore Baker, Giant Steps Canopy – Lillian Peterson, Fox Valley Special Rec– Eric Smith, Special Olympics - Katelin Zandi, DGK Tom Wright

2021 cook-out, eat-in due to rain, hamburgers, hot dogs, side dishes, desserts, compliments of the Knights, Bellarmine Ladies, and St. Anne's.

2021 cook-out, eat-in serving line.

From left to right in the front row: Amelia Vagnoni, Sam Heinle, Keelin Wegener.
From left to right in back row: Vicente Halverson, Charlie Wegener, Cal Reinbold, Christopher, Incandela, John Reinbold, Leo Corral, Diego Dominguez

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About Our Council

Council Business Meeting Schedule

1st Tuesday of the month at 7:30 PM

Council Planning Meeting Schedule

4th Wednesday of the month at 7:30 PM

Meetings Location

120 S. Lancaster Ave (Meeting)
180 S. Russell Ave (Mailing)
Aurora, il 60506 US

Council Officers

Current Newsletter

Family of the Month

Joseph N Chavarria Family

I would like to nominate Jose Chavarria and Rose Konieczny-Chavarria for their work and efforts for cooking for the 5K race. Jose also helps cook at various events, including our upcoming pancake breakfast.

Knight of the Month

James R Power

Jim has done a fantastic job as our council LIFE director, leading and coordinating many activities, including some recent unplanned ones like the "National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children" and Knights on Bridges for Life". He is also a great lia...

Knight of the Month

Patrick J Gengler

Pat did a great job during the ID drive with his team as they raised a large amount of donations at the Intersection of Galena and Orchard. Pat also contributed by cooking at the recent picnic along with his regular role as Recorder.

Family of the Year

Phil Brink Family

Phil is a Past recorder, current Treasurer. Phil has helped out at many council events; fish fry's, pasta for priesthood, council/parish picnics, 5K chairman and creator of this fundraiser, flower sales, hospitality Sunday). Rita and Phil Brink for help...

Knight of the Year

John Heneghan

John has been a Knight in our council for 10 years, and has participated in our 5K walk/runs since their inception in 2017, in memory of deceased Sir Knight Mark Bancroft, who was a member of our council. In addition, John has served as an Extraordinary M...