Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council 1847

The Knights of Columbus are the largest distributors of charity in the world. Anyone in need can call upon the Knights for assistance.

The Knights at St. Mary’s serve the community of Franklin. Meetings are held twice monthly in the Sacred Heart Hall.

Upcoming Events

Blood Drive

The Knights of Columbus, Sacred Heart Council 1847 and the American Red Cross would like to thank all those who donated to the blood drive. The blood drive was very successful, with 35 units collected. The next Blood Drive is scheduled for Sat, Dec 14.

January - June 2024 Newsletter

As the strong right arm of the church, Knights of Columbus is committed to providing moral, financial, and spiritual support to our future priests and religious at all stages of their formation. The Franklin Knights present a donation to two seminarians from St. John's Seminary located in Brighton.

The Brother L Nichols Assembly Fourth Degree Honor Guard attending Fr. Brian's Farewell Mass

The Knights of Columbus present a donation from their Food Card Drive to the St. Mary St. Vincent de Paul Society

Another Successful Blood Drive

Knights Sponsor a Successful Free Throw Camp

The Robert Simmler PGK, Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council #1847 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to Andrew O'Neil, awarded, $3000 and Leslie Baker who was awarded $1000. Andrew is a graduate of Franklin High School and Leslie of Montrose School. Both of these accomplished students are active members of the St Mary's Parish Community. Their achievements were especially noteworthy amongst the many wonderful and talented candidates that applied for the 2024 scholarship award. We wish Andrew and Leslie the best of luck as he goes on to Providence College , and she goes to Cornell University in the fall.

The Robert Simmler PGK Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council 1847 Scholarship is named in honor of Mr. Robert Simmler. He was a very active and accomplished member of the Knights of Columbus, Sacred Heart Council and the Franklin Community.