Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council

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Knights of Columbus Sacred Heart Council:

Welcome to Council #5780, we are 150 members strong, are located in Madison CT and affiliated with St Margaret Church.

The Knights of Columbus provide Catholic men and their families a means to form friendships forged in service. We dedicate our time to serving those in need of support, whether a person to talk to, financial support or a helping hand. We have a variety of programs, some of which are listed below. This programming changes as interests of our membership shift, but it always come back to helping people in need and rewarding role model behavior.

Above all we are there to support our Church and Community, Members and their Families.

Examples of the work we do:

  • raising money to support Vista and Sarah
  • working with Habitat for Humanity
  • raising money for scholarships for students entering Catholic high schools and colleges
  • supporting the Madison Food Pantry
  • Operation American Soldier.
  • host the weekly parish Coffee And…reception after the 9:30am Mass on the last weekend of each month*


Our council meets the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the church hall during the following months: Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May. We typically hold social events in the summer, such as dinner at the surf club which is bring your own picnic dinner.

We need your help!

If you are looking to live out your faith in the spirit of charity by helping others, our Knights of Columbus council welcomes you to join.

For more information, please contact Frank Connelly, Grand Knight, at


Congratulations, Scholarship Winners!

2024 Knights of Columbus Scholarships
For over 20 years, St. Margaret’s Sacred Heart Council #5780 of the Knights of Columbus has
awarded scholarships to deserving students. This year’s recipients are:

Erin Phillips

Erin Phillips

Erin graduated from Daniel Hand High School this year and will be attending Sacred Heart University in the Fall.

Alessa Strunjo

Alessa Strunjo

Alessa is a June graduate of the Morgan School and will be attending Quinnipiac University in September.

Emma Ruffo

Emma Ruffo

Emma currently attends The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. majoring in Nursing. She’ll be a Senior in the Fall.

Marykate Hoban

Marykate Hoban

Marykate will be a Junior at Sacred Heart University in the Fall majoring in Psychology

Upcoming Wednesday Rosary Services:

 Free rosaries and guides to praying them will be available, along with a coffee and cake reception afterwards.

June 12th, July 10th, August 14th, September 11th, October 9th, November 13th & December 11th.

Watch the video below to learn more about the history of the Rosary in the Catholic Church.