2018 10 Brother Bill Paul receives the Parochial Christifideles Award at the Holy Name Cathedral

2018 09 Please Welcome New HGC4977 1st Degree Knight Lincoln Bernardo!

2018 09 Please Welcome New HGC4977 1st Degree Knights (L-R) Jeff Pietrucha, Jeff Bohlmann, Graham Rotelli & Joe Lynch

2018 09 I.D. Drive Enthusiasm!!!

2018 09 Brother Brett Pfister dons the Tootsie Roll Costume for Charity! He wore it for 10 hours!!! Well Done Brett!

2018 09 Tootsie Roll Intellectual Disability Drive Volunteers

2018 09 Brothers Sokulski, Crider and Nix Teaming up for the I.D. Drive

2018 09 60th Anniversary for Cy and Vi Weisbeck! Congratulations!!!

2018 08 Honoring the Little Sisters of the Poor on their Feast Day and 150 yrs of Service to the Church, Community and Poor in the U.S.A.

2018 08 Little Sisters, Celebrating Priests and Sir Knights

2018 08 Mother Margaret, Father Tom and Sir Knights

2018 08 St. Theresa Picnic Cooks!

2018 08 Picnic Food was Fantastic!

2018 08 Picnic Water Balloon Toss

2018 08 Picnic with Father Matt!

Council 4977 - Congratulations on earning the KofC Spirit of Illinois Gold Medal Award !!!

The Council celebrates Tom Harvey's 101st Birthday! Brother Tom - God Bless You !!!

2018 07 Bruce Wittmeyer receives his Patriotic Degree Certificate. Congrats Worthy Sir Knight Bruce !!!

2018 07 Knights of the Month braved fierce parade heat in Full Dress Regalia! Thanks to (L-R) Sir Knights Pierre Zermatten, Matt Chambers, George Tibus and Jim Killigrew. (Adolf Stransky not shown)

GK Bob Novak presents Fr. Tim a KofC Stole

Fr. Tim receives a KofC Stole to celebrate 30 years of faithful service as a priest.
Congratulations Father Tim!

June 2018 - Celebrating a successful Fundraising Event for the Feed My Starving Children charity

The Holy Ghost Council Officers of 2018-2019!

Feast of Corpus Christi - Outdoor Procession

Sir Knights honoring the Feast of Corpus Christi

Grand Knight Bruce Alesi presents veterans assistance check to Veterans Director Ron Willer

Corporate Communion Mass and Breakfast

Independence Day Parade

Cardinal Cupich with Sir Knights

Deacon John and Father Tim

Family Knight :) with the Schaumburg Boomers

Spring 2018 Special Olympics - Honoring our Flag!

Spring 2018 Special Olympics - Greeting the Athletes!

St. Theresa LIFT Check Presentation

June 2018 Fr. McGivney Golf Benefit.
A respectable 4th place!

Christmas Party Fun!

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Council Announcements

Not VIRTUS Trained?

Perfect opportunity this Thursday, October 18 at St. Theresa School!  



Please Step Forward!     We Need a Volunteer! 

[Posted Mon, Sep 24] 

Your Opportunity to Charitably Contribute 

at a Leadership Level is Now!

Due to unforeseen circumstances, our “Faith in Action” Special Olympics Program is in need of a Chairman.   In general, you would help our Council coordinate 200 hours of volunteer service to local Special Olympic events.   

No worries!  You’ll receive plenty of support with this fun and rewarding program!

CLICK HERE to learn more about the FiA Special Olympics program.

Please contact Bob Novak to discuss this rewarding opportunity.

Our Holy Ghost Council has a new Tri-Fold Recruiting Brochure.   Want to look it over?   Print it?

Click your way to: "MEMBERS ONLY" input your Member ID and Birthdate → COUNCIL DOCUMENTS LIBRARY 

then click "2018-2019 HGC 4977 Council Tri-Fold Brochure for Recruiting"

Interested to learn about the first 10 yrs of our

Holy Ghost Council?

Click your way to: "MEMBERS ONLY" input Member ID and Birthdate → COUNCIL DOCUMENTS LIBRARY 

then click "HGC 4977 OUR HERITAGE 1960-1969 booklet"


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2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 PM

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455 North Benton Street
Palatine, IL 60067 US

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