• 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*
  • Meetings

  • Our council meets the 3rd Tues of the month at 7pm 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 Justin Murphy at kofc5780@gmail.com

  • Announcements

  • “Keep Christ in Christmas”Poster Contest The Knights of Columbus and Faith Formation (Grades 1-8) are sponsoring a poster contest for the children of our parish.

  • The theme is “Keeping Christ in Christmas” and we encourage families to talk about how Jesus is the reason for the season. Faith Formation students will be working on their posters during class time but all children parishioners from 1st grade to 8th grade are welcome to participate.

    All posters are due by the first week of December.

    A $25 dollar gift card prize will be awarded to winners in three age groups: Gr.1-3, Gr. 4-6 and Gr. 7-8. An additional $25 gift card will be given in the winner’s honor to local senior citizens though the Madison Senior Center.

    For more information, please contact Chris McSweeney and Nancy Hoban at Religious.Education@stmargaretchurch.com or Justin Murphy at KofC5780@gmail.com

  • The Knights of Columbus and St. Margaret Women’s Fellowship would like to congratulate this year’s annual scholarship recipients! Scholarships are awarded to students attending college, trade school, and parochial high school. Pictured with Mark LoStocco (KofC), Fr. Dan and Rita Gould (SMWF) are this year’s recipients: Joseph Marotta, Gabriella Wira, Patrick Fahey, Bridget Phillips, Matthew McSweeney, and Benjamin Buzzeo. Not pictured are: Brittany Bakula, Joseph Stark and Charles Cohen, who were the recipients of the St. Joseph The Worker award for students entering trade school. Congratulations to this year’s recipients, and to all the recent graduates from our Parish!

    East Shoreline Catholic Academy
    The inter-parish school of St. George, Guilford, St. Margaret, Madison, and St. John Bosco, Branford.

    62 Cedar Street, Branford, CT 06405
    Phone: 203-488-8386 Fax: 203-488-2347