Knights Bernie McGuire, GK John DeMare' and Dan Huff provide fun and entertainment at SFoA Annual Feast Day Picnic Sunday october 6, 2019

Installation for Fraternal Year 2019-2020-GK DeMare', DD Krempasky, DW and Council 2323 officers at St. Francis Church, July 12, 2019 hosted by Chaplain Father Dillon

Council 2323 Knights (l-r Rogewitz, Carlson, DeMare', and Thomas) lead and participate in St. Francis Rebuilding Montgomery project April 2019

Brian Pettit named Knight of the Month for February 2019 recognizing his service to St. Francis parish organizing and leading the annual Christmas sale in November and December 2019.

Rick Staab named Knight of the Month for January; recognized by GK Silvas at Business Meeting January 15, 2019

Dan Huff named Knight of the Month; recognized by GK Silvas at Business Meeting October 2, 2018

Matt Espina completes Formation Degree-accompanied by Steve Willer FS and Joe Krempasky DD September 19 2018

GK Day and FS Willer attend the Right to Life Mark January 19, 2018

Brother Afatswo Lartevi participated in the Knighthood Exemplification at Rosensteel Home Saturday January 13, 2018 with GK Day and FS Willer observing.

June 2017 Family of the Month: Mike and Christine Rogewitz who organized, led, and worked on the 2017 St. Francis Rebuilding Montgomery project

Mike Rogewitz (center) leads St. Francis members Steve Willer (R) and Gary Palmer (L) and 15 others at Rebuilding Montgomery in Silver Spring, April 29 2017

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Council Announcements

All in-person Council events are cancelled until further notice at direction of the Supreme Knight.  Please pray for those affected directly and indirectly by the novel corona virus related activities.


St. Martin Food Pantry has need for:

Meals in a can (Beef stew, spaghetti & meatballs, chili, ravioli, etc.)

Pasta sauce (plastic jar only)

Ramen noodles and dried soup

Canned soup, vegetables, fruit

crackers and cookies

peanut butter and jelly (plastic jars)

Baby Food

Paper and plastic bags


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Our officers for our 2020/2021 fraternal year, elected at the June 2 Business Meeting (held on 

Grand Knight           Richard Staab

Deputy GK               Dan R. Huff

Chancellor               James Gierula

Warden                     Guy Federico

Recorder                  Lawrence Royster PGK

Treasurer                 Bernard McGuire

Advocate                  Joseph Kempf

Inside Guard            Joseph Forsha

Outside Guard         Peter G. Carlson 

Trustee 3 yr.              John DeMare' PGK

Trustee 2 yr.              George Silvas II PGK

Trustee 1 yr.              Edward Day PGK 




Annual dues: First notices will be sent by letter and e-mail for Columbian Year 2020-2021 dues. Pay the dues ($45 if only one year) to Financial Secretary Steve Willer by mail or at a Council meeting or pay on this web site using Pay Pal or a credit card; go to the News & Announcements Screen.  Click here to pay your dues by Pay Pal or credit card. 


EYE GLASS CAMPAIGNPlease continue to turn in your old glasses, even sun glasses, at the Hall (box located at the end of the bar).    If you have any questions, please contact Mike Thomas at (301) 330-5970 or


PULL TABS: Under the leadership of Dan Koscinski, the Council collects and donates pull tabs for The Children’s Inn at NIH, a residential “Place Like Home’’ for families with children participating in leading-edge research studies at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. Bring your tabs to Father Cuddy Hall and place them in the containers inside on the right.










Upcoming Council Events

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Council Business Meeting Schedule

1st Tuesday of the month at 8 PM

Council Social Meeting Schedule

3rd Tuesday of the month at 8 PM

Council Program Meeting Schedule

4th Tuesday of the month at 7:30 PM

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Fr. Cuddy Hall
17001 Overhill Rd
Derwood, MD 20855 US

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