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Council Announcements

Our Worthy Lecturer, SK Bartholomew Timm gave an entertaining and informative presentation
on the history of the Knights of Columbus at our November 14 business meeting.  For those of you
who may have missed it - or simply wish to enjoy it again - simply click on the presentation below: 



Friday, February 27th Santa Maria Council 553 will again be the rally point for the South Bend Life March to the court house in downtown South Bend.  Guest speakers sponsored by St. Joseph County Right to Life will get the pro-life faithful young and old inspired and fired up at 11 am for the trek across Jefferson Blvd. Bridge and on to the court house.  Come out and participate in this inspirational and moving event!




Friday, March 3 kicks off our annual Lenten Fish Fry Series!  Help of all kinds is needed.  We are looking for volunteers to come in the afternoon to prepare fish fillets and salads, as well as set up the hall.  We will need help with servers, dish washers, runners, ticket sales (door and raffle) and various other jobs.  Please contact Steve Sommers if you are available to help at 574-220-1212 or steve@stamprint.net.



Upcoming Council Events

Your Field Agent

Mr. Andrew Weiss

About Our Council

Council Business Meeting Schedule

2nd Monday of the month at 7:30 p.m.

Council Business (Social) Meeting Schedule

4th Monday of the month at 7:30p.m.

Meetings Location

PO Box 1753
553 E Washington St
South Bend, IN 46634-1753 US

Council Officers

Current Newsletter

Knight of the Year

Stephen Sommers

By unanimous acclaimation at the June 26th social meeting to end the 2017 fraternal year, Steve Sommers was voted as Knight of the Year for his tireless efforts to promote our council and the Knights of Columbus. Steve has spear-headed efforts to raise fu...