In Service to One, In Service To All

Welcome to the St. Matthew Council 10852

Becoming Better Catholic Men, Husbands & Fathers

St. Matthew Council 10852 was established on April 1, 1992, by the Supreme Council and under the sponsorship of St. Vincent de Paul Council 9560. There were 74 charter members of the council and they elected James Nass as the council’s first Grand Knight.

The vision and leadership of the Council’s Grand Knights have directed the membership to accomplish many great things. Throughout the Council’s history its membership steadily increased and now stands at more than 460 Knights. Over the years the activities of our council clearly manifest the primary principle of the Knights of Columbus: In Service To One, In Service To All.

The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic fraternal service organization. Founded by Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1882, it was named in honor of the explorer Christopher Columbus.

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Knights of Columbus Activities

Ring In the New Year with … CASH!!!

The pandemic has severely hampered our Council’s ability to raise funds for the Charities we support. But the needs of our Charities continue, increasing every day. YOU can help by buying a ticket (or 3 or 30) to our 50/50 drawing. Three winners will receive a total payout of 50% of the net proceeds or a minimum of $1,000, whichever is greater!

CLICK HERE to Get Your Raffle Tickets

Copy the link into an email and send to family, friends, neighbors – anyone with $5! Any questions, contact Brother Tom Larkin

Weekly Activities*

Friday – Adoration
11 p.m. –  Midnight
St. Matthew Catholic Church — Adoration Chapel
8015 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy.
Charlotte, NC 28277

Mondays – Bingo
6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
South Charlotte Banquet Center
9009 Bryant Farms Road
Charlotte, NC 28277

Monthly Activities*

1st Wednesday – 6 p.m. Business Meeting at SCBC
2nd Wednesday – 6 p.m. Columbus Club Officers Meeting
2nd Saturday – Donated Goods St. Matthew
3rd Wednesday – 7 p.m. Men of Prayer (MAP) Charlotte Catholic High School Chapel
4th Wednesday – Knights of Columbus Officers Meeting

1st Degree Dates – First Wednesday of the months of September, November, January, March, May

Various Sundays – Knights Breakfast St. Matthew Check our calendar for exact dates.

* Please check calendar below to confirm date/time/location

Calendar

Aug
2
Mon
Bingo at South Charlotte Banuet Center @ South Charlotte Banuet Center
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Men’s Shelter Cooking
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Knights of Columbus BINGO — Open to the Public @ South Charlotte Banquet Center
Aug 2 @ 6:45 pm

Doors Open at 5:30 p.m.

BINGO Games:

We play a total of 17 games. The “Early Bird” game starts at 6:45 pm with 100% of the money collected going to the winner(s). 16 more games follow starting at 7:00 pm.

BINGO Prizes:

Prizes vary based on the number of people playing and the number of cards purchased. The typical nightly game prizes are typically around:

  • Early Bird game — over $300
  • 8 Regular games — $75 per game
  • 7 Special games — $130 per game
  • Coverall game — $500.

Cost:

The minimum cost is $10. That lets you play 9 of the 17 games. If a person wants to play all 17 games the minimum is $18. The average player spends around $25. Young children can pay $2 to play the 9 games minimum or $10 to play all 17 games.

How Long:

Bingo is normally done by 9:45 pm.

Charitable Component:

The profits from Bingo go to the Charities of the Knights of Columbus. We have donated primarily to St. Matthew Catholic Church in the past but have also made contributions to LAMB.

Aug
3
Tue
Men’s Shelter: Serving
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
4
Wed
Council 10852 Business Meeting @ South Charlotte Banquet Center
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Monthly Business Meeting of St Matthew Knights of Columbus Council 10852
Dinner at 6pm; Business Meeting 7-8pm followed by a Social hour.

Aug
6
Fri
Eucharistic Adoration — Knights Holy Hour @ St. Matthew Catholic Church Adoration Chapel
Aug 6 @ 11:00 pm – Aug 7 @ 12:00 am

Join us in prayer and adoration before the Blessed Sacrament.

Eucharistic Adoration- Knights Hour @ St. Matthew Adoration Chapel
Aug 6 @ 11:00 pm – Aug 7 @ 12:00 am

Please spend an hour as an Eucharistic Guardian, 11 PM until 12:00 Midnight.
Remember to sign your name adding the letters KofC after your name.

Aug
8
Sun
Monthly Breakfast @ Parish New Life Center Banquet Room
Aug 8 @ 6:00 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
9
Mon
Bingo at South Charlotte Banuet Center @ South Charlotte Banuet Center
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Knights of Columbus BINGO — Open to the Public @ South Charlotte Banquet Center
Aug 9 @ 6:45 pm

Doors Open at 5:30 p.m.

BINGO Games:

We play a total of 17 games. The “Early Bird” game starts at 6:45 pm with 100% of the money collected going to the winner(s). 16 more games follow starting at 7:00 pm.

BINGO Prizes:

Prizes vary based on the number of people playing and the number of cards purchased. The typical nightly game prizes are typically around:

  • Early Bird game — over $300
  • 8 Regular games — $75 per game
  • 7 Special games — $130 per game
  • Coverall game — $500.

Cost:

The minimum cost is $10. That lets you play 9 of the 17 games. If a person wants to play all 17 games the minimum is $18. The average player spends around $25. Young children can pay $2 to play the 9 games minimum or $10 to play all 17 games.

How Long:

Bingo is normally done by 9:45 pm.

Charitable Component:

The profits from Bingo go to the Charities of the Knights of Columbus. We have donated primarily to St. Matthew Catholic Church in the past but have also made contributions to LAMB.

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St. Matthew Catholic Church

St. Matthew Catholic Church 8015 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28277

South Charlotte Banquet Center