Knights of Columbus, Council 215 - Gloucesterin Gloucester

Welcome to the Knights of Columbus, Council 215 in Gloucester .  We are a men's catholic fraternal and charitable organization serving the Catholic Communities of Gloucester and Rockport.  We aim to enrich the parish lives of Holy Family and Our Lady of Good Voyage as well as the Cape Ann community.  Our council has been supporting our parishes, building up our community and our families since 1897!

We appreciate your interest in supporting our council through PayPal.  All donations support our council efforts and charitable works.

Find us also on Facebook at:

 https://www.facebook.com/gloucester.knights 

5th Annual Golf Tournament: 

​October 11, 2019

Cape Ann Golf Course.


We look forward to seeing you at this fun event.  All proceeds support our charitable or organizational operations.


Our council meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month in the Holy Family Parish Offices (the convent) located at 60 Prospect Street in Gloucester, MA at 7:00pm.


Our goal is to have monthly meetings that run an hour and respecting your time and commitments to both your family and community a quarterly service project focused on either our parish, our community or the youth of Cape Ann. 


If you would like general information about our council or we can be of assistance please email us at: grandknight@kofc215.com.


How to Join:
Our council recruits new members on an ongoing basis.  Membership in the Knights of Columbus gives the individual the opportunity to improve his own life and his community through living faith in action.  You will experience a fraternal bond within the Knights while being provided the skills and resources to build a deeper family and faith life as well as outlets to serve the community we live in.


 Take the challenge and opportunity... join us: grandknight@kofc215.com or write to us at Gloucester Knights of Columbus, Council 215, PO Box 399,  Gloucester, MA 01930-0399.


​​​​​​​​​Looking to make a difference in your community, parish and family?  See what we can do with just 24hrs of your time each year, join us!


​You can begin your membership now on-line in Massachusetts.  If you're from Gloucester or Rockport and enrolling through e-membership, put in Council 215 and we'll be in contact with you shortly.


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Welcome Tony, David and Jim - our newest members!


Email us at grandknight@kofc215.com or call the parish offices at 978-281-4820 to get in contact with us.


The CCGR is spending the year praying for and examining vocations.  Council 215 is sponsoring John O'Dowd during 2018 as he pursues his vocation.  Keep him and all who are seeing where God leads them in your prayers.


Upcoming Events July to December 2019:

1)October 8th will be our regular council meeting at 7:00pm in the Holy Family Parish Offices.

2)  ​October 11th is our Annual Golf Tournament to support the work our council does on Cape Ann!  Join us for a fun day of golf at Cape Ann Golf Course.  


3)  ​October - we'll be holding one more Tootsie Roll Drive after each Mass of the CCGR to support children with special needs.  Help us reach our goal of raising over $2,000 for this great kids!  Stay tuned for the date.  


4)  ​November 2nd - Come celebrate Mary with the Annual Pilgrimage of the Silver Rose.  This Our Lady of Guadalupe  is unique way to draw closer to our Lord through Mary.  The rose will be on display after Masses in our CCGR. 

5)  ​November 8th will be our twice annual Blood Drive with the American Red Cross at Our Lady of Good Voyage Parish Hall.  Come be a hero and give blood!  You'll save a life in the process.


6) November 12th will be our regular council meeting and elections at 7:00pm in the Holy Family Parish Offices.


7) December 10th will be our regular council meeting and social at 7:00pm in the Holy Family Parish Offices.


9)  December and the Advent and Christmas season!  Join us as we support CCGR and its annual fairs.  * We'll be hosting a "Keep Christ in Christmas" Poster Contest.


Our charity and activities are driven by our member's interests - 2019 will be full of activity. 


Additional activity we have planned this calendar year:

  • Altar Server Appreciation Event
  • Parish Breakfasts
  • Canned Food Drive
  • Tootise Roll Drive
  • Special Olympics Support (for Cape Ann Kids)
  • Marian Silver Rose Devotion
  • Knights Remembrance Mass
  • Wreaths Across America
  • Catholic Radio 1060 Support
  • Coats for Kids (and Adults)
  • Keep Christ in Christmas Poster Contest

Be a Knight in Action!