About Our Council
St. John Council was founded in 1953. It is named after St. John who was known to be the Apostle of Charity. The St. John Council works closely with the Holy Trinity (Westmont) Parish providing funds for various projects with members being active participants in their parish. etc.
Our council holds and sponsors many fundraising events and activities throughout the year.
FAMILY ACTIVITIES include our annual picnic, breakfast with Santa, Memorial Day and Independence Day parades, and a Christmas party.
COUNCIL ACTIVITIES include Cruisin' Nights, Taste of Westmont, bingo, Fish Fry every Friday during Lent, and a Fall golf outing.
CHURCH ACTIVITIES include financial assistance to Holy Trinity (Westmont), support of the R.E.A.C.H. program at Holy Trinity parish, and financial assistance to Newman Centers in Illinois.
YOUTH ACTIVITIES include support of youth baseball, youth football (scoreboard at WHS), and parish school athletics, scholarships, and a youth free throw contest.
COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES include our annual Intellectual Disabilities Fund ('Tootsie Roll') Drive. and senior citizen luncheons.