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Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus Council 14959 has been active at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Uniontown since 2010. The Knights of Columbus is a global, well-established organization of Catholic men serving Jesus Christ world-wide with 50,000 members in Ohio. At Holy Spirit, we are Catholic men of the Parish interested in serving Jesus Christ through activities that directly benefit our church and our community. Meetings are the second Tuesday of the month and conducted per established Knights of Columbus’ standards which are built on Catholic practices that support our faith. Look for Holy Spirit Council’s meeting announcements in the Upcoming Events section of the church bulletin. We are about service. Let us know. Watch us grow. Come grow with us!

Grand Knight

Grand Knight:
Tom Triola

330-877-1663

Deputy Grand Knight

Deputy Grand Knight:
Mike Ferncez

330-704-1297

Join the Knights of Columbus

All Catholic men of the parish, 18 and older, are welcome to join us in serving Jesus Christ through activities that directly benefit our church and our community. We meet the second Tuesday of the month. Watch for the meeting announcements in the Upcoming Events section of the Holy Spirit Church Bulletin. We are about "doing good work" which complements our faith in response to the call of Jesus. Contact any member or the Grand Knight contacts listed above if you have questions or would like an application.

Our Activities

Some of the activities for K of C Council 14959 are:

  • Hartville Migrant Council
  • Hammer and Nails
  • Cash Bonanza for Catholic Charities

History and Growth

The Knights of Columbus (K of C) was founded by Father Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, Connecticut in March 1882 based upon the founding principles of charity, unity and fraternity. The K of C has grown from several members in one council to more than 14,000 councils and 1.8 million members throughout the United States and 13 other countries. The Knights formed originally to render financial aid to members and their families. The Knights now provide time, energy, aid and assistance to sick, disabled and needy members, their families, parishes and communities. The history of the Order shows how the foresight of Father Michael J. McGivney, whose cause for sainthood is being investigated by the Vatican, brought about what has become the world's foremost Catholic fraternal benefit society.