Holy Ghost Council #4977

St. Theresa School "Keep Christ in Christmas" Poster Winner for Grades K - 2 is Leah S.

St. Theresa School "Keep Christ in Christmas" Poster Winner for Grades 3 - 5 is Mia O.

St. Theresa School "Keep Christ in Christmas" Poster Winner for Grades 6 - 8 is Natalie C.

2022 09 Mike Hairgrove Knight of the Month

2022 07 About to step off at Palatine's July 4th Parade

2022 07 Members and family on the Parade route

2022 04 Knights at St. Joe's for the Elderly

2022 04 The Palatine Community donates Water Bottles for St. Joe's Elderly

2022 04 The Little Sisters of St. Joe's express their appreciation

2021 08 The Beautiful Silver Rose to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Sanctity of Life

2021 08 The Knights, Honor Guard and Fr. Tim Fairman shared in the Silver Rose celebration

2021.08 Fr. Tom and Knights celebrate 1st Feast Day of KofC Founder Blessed Fr. Michael J. McGivney

Holy Ghost Council 4977 Officers for 2021-2022

2021 04 Little Sisters of the Poor URGENT NEEDED ITEMS Drive in action!

2021 04 Little Sisters Drive

2021 04 Volunteers and Little Sisters supporting the St. Joseph's for the Elderly URGENTLY NEEDED ITEMS Drive

2021 04 Can you believe this room was empty prior to the Drive? Over $17,000 raised in this successful Charity Drive!!!

2021 03 A "Leave No Neighbor Behind" program. The Knights collect food for the Palatine Food Pantry.

2021 03 Knights enjoy Fraternal camaraderie with a Hot Dog feast over the barbie :)

2021 03 The Results of the Palatine Food Pantry Donations? Over 8,000 pounds collected plus $4,300 in cash donations!!!

2021 03 Sir Knights celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving for departing Little Sisters Mother Provincial Maria Christine and Mother Superior Margaret Charles

2021 02 Knights volunteer for distributing food from the Chicago Food Depository

2021 02 Approx 200 families received needed groceries from the Chicago Food Depository

2021 01 SK Honor Guard participating in St. Theresa's Candlelight Vigil for the Unborn. 116 candles represent daily abortions in Illinois

2020 12 Council 4977 ID Drive "BIG" check payable to GiGi's Playhouse.

2020 09 Non-Contact Tootsie Roll Drive for Intellectual Disabilities

2020 09 Tootsie Roll Donor! THANK YOU ALL!!!

2020 09 The "Tootsie Roll Brother"! Guess Who?

2020 09 Tootsie Roll Non-Contact Station at the Ready!

2020 08 Palatine Food Drive Donation

2020 08 Certificate of Appreciation from Palatine Township

2020 05 HGC4977 is awarded the First Ever "Leave No Neighbor Behind" Award at the 2020 IL State Virtual Convention

2020 05 HGC4977 is awarded the 1st ever "Leave No Neighbor Behind" State Award for their Water Bottle Campaign during the Pandemic

2020 05 Charitable Water Bottle Donations .. with Social Distancing!

2020 05 Holy Ghost Knights unloading at St. Joseph's Home

2020 05 A Portion of the Donated Water!!!

2020 05 Palatine's Little Sisters of the Poor show their Appreciation! Thank You Little Sisters for all you do!!!

2019 12 "GivingTuesday" at GiGi's Playhouse

2019 12 "GivingTuesday" at GiGi's Playhouse. Area Councils combine to donate over $11,000!!!

2019 11 Past Grand Knights attending the Special PGK / 60th Council Anniversary Dinner

2019 09 The Knights are on a Tootsie "Roll" for Intellectual Disabilities

2019 08 St. Theresa Picnic.

2019 07 Marching in the Palatine 4th of July Parade.

Honoring the Little Sisters of the Poor on their Feast Day and 150 yrs of Service to the Church, Community and Poor in the U.S.A.

Independence Day Parade

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About Our Council

Council Business Meeting Schedule

2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 PM

Council Planning Meeting Schedule

1st Monday of the month at 7:00 PM

Meetings Location

St. Theresa Church
455 North Benton Street
Palatine, IL 60067 US

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