KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS GOOD SHEPHERD PARISH I COUNCIL 10685 I CAMP HILL, PA 17011
The Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council 10685 is dedicated to the service of our Holy Father Pope Francis, our Bishop, Bishop Timothy C. Senior, our Pastor, Rev. Neil S. Sullivan, and to the people of Good Shepherd Parish. We as a council supply manpower for parish activities and hold fundraising events to benefit our parish community.
We hosted a successful "Beef, Beer and Bingo" event February 3 to raise funds for Morning Start Pregnancy Services Center in Harrisburg. Knights planned, prepared for, and executed the event, which featured homemade dishes, several active bingo rounds, and raffles....
Good Shepherd Council 10685 received and displayed the St. Joseph Icon at all weekend masses on February 3rd and February 4th. This icon serves to spread devotion to St. Joseph and encourages families to stand up and carry out the Knights of Columbus’s mission of...
Good Shepherd Knights of Columbus Council 10685 raised $585.00 for the Capital Area Polar Plunge at Gifford Pinchot State Park on January 20, 2024. The Capital Area Polar Plunge is an event designed to benefit over 3,400 Special Olympics athletes in the Central PA...
We hosted an exemplification ceremony for three new Knights joining our council on January 21. Among those officiating at the ceremony were State Advocate Jerry Wood and District Deputy Mike Kowalski. One of those sworn-in as a 3rd-degree Knight was our first-ever...
Our council hosted the basketball free throw championship at our former Middle School Gym on January 13. The sole competitor, an 11 year old male, scored 7 out of 15 free throws and intends to compete at the District level next.
Our council supported with a financial contribution the Good Shepherd Moms' Group for their kids' Christmas festivities this year (2023). With those funds, the Moms' Group put on a Christmas Craft and Play event for kids that also featured hands-on participation by...
Knights of Columbus Council 10685 (Good Shepherd Catholic Church) sponsored a Keep Christ in Christmas Poster Contest which concluded on December 11th. The presentation on January 9th included winners - Lila Powers (age 11 to 14 category) and Reeve Powers (age 8 to 10...
Our council hosted and supported a Red Cross blood drive at Good Shepherd on December 28. With 58 donors signed up, the Red Cross team managed to collect 39 blood units, including 15 life-saving "power red" products. Our next drive is tentatively scheduled for July...
Knights from our council, and Good Shepherd members, are assisting St Patrick Cathedral Parish's outreach to the poor. Working with other volunteers, including students from Trinity High School, the team prepared breakfast for 127 homeless souls from the Harrisburg...
Grand Knight Rich Thibeault presented certificates and gift cards to the winners and runners up of the KofC 2023 Catholic Citizenship Essay Contest, at Trinity High School on December 8. Sixteen students, from grades 9-11, took part in the event, addressing the topic...
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4 PRINCIPLES…4 REASONS
All the good works we do are informed by our four core principles:
2022 Charter Laws and Constitution of the Knights of Columbus
1991 By-Laws Good Shepherd Council 10685
DEPUTY GRAND KNIGHT
Rev. Neil S. Sullivan
TRUSTEE - 3 YEARS
TRUSTEE - 2 YEARS
TRUSTEE - 1 YEAR
ENGAGED IN SERVICE
“Nothing is more important right now to fulfilling our mission of strengthening Catholic families, providing for their financial needs and helping the vulnerable. Equally important is serving the church in this difficult time.”
-Supreme Knight Patrick E. Kelly