Perpetual Help Council 4603
3730 Broadway / Grove City, Ohio, 43123 / (614) 989-3724
 

Business meetings are held once a month on the 2nd Wednesday, at 7:00 pm. Social Meetings are held once a month on the 4th Wednesday, at 7:00 pm. All business meetings are preceded by a rosary at 6:30 pm.

Our council hosts a large number of council activities throughout the year.


Membership

Who are the Knights?

The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 1.8 million members. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people.

Membership Benefits

As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of the Columbia magazine, the world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.

How To Join

Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men in union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years old. A practicing Catholic is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the Church. Application blanks are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.

If you are interested in joining the Knights of Columbus or if you would like more information about us and what we do, you can call us at (614) 989-3724 and leave a message or if you prefer, you can email us.

4th Degree

Any Third Degree member in good standing, one year after the anniversary of his First Degree, is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights' respective countries through active membership in local Fourth Degree groups (called "assemblies"). Certain members of the Fourth Degree serve as honor guards at civic and religious functions, an activity that has brought worldwide recognition to the Knights of Columbus.

4th degree members of Perpetual Help Council 4603 are also members of Fr. Huber Assembly 809. Assembly meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 8 p.m. in the basement of St. Ladislas Catholic Church, located at 277 Reeb Ave. in Columbus Ohio, 43207.

Ladies Auxiliary


The Ladies Auxiliary's main function is to support the works of the council. They do this primarily by providing help at events. For information about the Ladies Auxiliary contact Julie Walker at (614) 332-5786 


Activities

Monthly activities:

  • On the first Friday of each month we sponsor an all-night adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in the Day Chapel at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish. We begin with a rosary at 6:30 p.m..
  • We have adopted a section of McDowell road to clean-up once a month in the Grove City, OH Adopt-a-Street program.

Annual activities include:

  • Fish Fry during the Fridays of Lent
  • Altar Servers party
  • Fall Bonfire & Hayride
  • Youth basketball Free-Throw contest
  • Ohio State Bowling Tournament
  • Chillicothe Veterans Hospital holiday party
  • Measure Up Campaign to benefit the Grove City Special Olympics and Heinzerling Foundation
  • Parish Feast Day
  • Parish Festival
  • Appreciation Dinner for Knights, restaurant dinner for wives and Ladies Auxiliary
  • Christmas-season Giving Tree to provide gifts for needy children
  • White Christmas to provide food for needy families and the Family Picnic.

Officers

2017-2018 Council Officers (to contact via email, please use Contact Form)

 Chaplain Father Dan Millisor (614) 875-3322

Grand Knight Kenneth Walker 

Deputy Grand Knight Lowell Titus II

Chancellor Ryan Powell

Recorder Randy Smith

 Lector James Allen

  Financial Secretary Michael Nickles

Treasurer Scott Foresta 

 Advocate Charles Vieira

 Warden George Dobrovic

 Inside Guard Chris McMillan

 Outside Guard Bob Hays

 Trustee, 3rd Year David Foresta PGK 

 Trustee, 2nd Year John Matera, PGK 

 Trustee, 1st Year  William Merriman, DD, PGK

 Field Agent Mark Mandel 

 District Deputy William Merriman, DD, PGK

Faith Direct - eGiving OLPH's Knight of Columbus Festival Saints Night Out Protecting Our Children Bishop Ready High School