Minutes from the June 2020 Business Meeting

Knights of Columbus Council 13139

Business (General) Meeting

June 16, 2020

Note: Minutes of our Business Meetings are supplied to all members of the council for review and comment. The minutes will not be read at the next regular meeting unless requested by a member. Please direct all corrections and additions to Jim Hildebrand jrpah@comcast.net

NOTE - This was a “stay at home” meeting conducted over ZOOM.

  • Pre - Meeting.

  • Officers Roll Call

  • All Officers were present except for the Chaplain and Chancellor who were excused, and the 3rd Year Trustee who was absent.

  • Chaplain Report -

  • The meeting was opened and closed with a prayer

  • Guests and Dignitaries

  • The Field Agent, and Regional Deputy were present.

  • Grand Knight Report:

  • Correspondence:

  • Report:

  • Deacon Steve has been in the hospital recently, and is now waiting to have open Heart surgery.

  • Brother Tom Gassman’s Father passed away during the week..

  • The SilverRose Icon will arrive at the Parish at 6:30 PM June 24th. We will have a 7 PM service consisting of the Rosary and a Homily by Father Wesler. The service should take about 40 minutes. Knights are needed to lead prayers and sanitize the area.

  • The July Business Meeting is usually reserved for the installation of officers for the new Fraternal Year. With the current meeting restrictions due to the pandemic, we are not sure what is allowed or recommended by Supreme. The District Deputy will check into.

  • The Knights have volunteered to unload a Tractor Trailer of food on 6/24.. The donation is to be split between Food for Families and St Vincent de Paul.

  • Election of 2020-2021 Officers

  • The following Brothers were elected by acclimation for the upcoming Fraternal year.

  • Grand Knight - Mark Mikosz Warden - Antonio Lippiello

  • Deputy Grand Knight - open Inside Guard - Mike Cesarano

  • Treasurer - Michael McReynolds Outside Guard - Philip Colon

  • Advocate - Patrick McElhaney 1st Year Trustee - Lou Manz

  • Chancellor - Karl Sodan 2nd Year Trustee - Terry Hood

  • Recorder - Bill Sodan 3rd Year Trustee - Trevor Mc Donald

  • Officers Meeting Report

  • No motions were passed at the Officers Meeting.

  • Financial Secretary Report:

  • Financials

  • revenues ~ $665

  • expenses ~ $2075

  • In Treasury ~ $13,863

  • Trustees - no report

  • Deputy Grand Knight and Director Reports:

(* committees are “Faith in Action” activities) .


  • Buffet Breakfast -

  • Council

  • Council Shirts - Brother Sodan is looking for two more shirt orders to place the next batch of shirts for Tina to embroidery with the council logo.

  • “Family of the Month” -

  • “Knight of the Month” -

  • Council Picnic

  • Life*:

  • Family*

  • Community*-

  • Food for Families-

  • Tootsie Roll Drive -

  • JTAA Christmas Parade -

  • Free Throw Competition-

  • Good of the Order:

  • Recruiting/Retention

  • “Delta Drive” -

  • Exemplifications

  • Standing Committees

  • Fund Raising -

  • Roger Dean Stadium -.

  • Jupiter Jubilee -

  • BBQ-

  • 4th Degree Report -

  • The next 4th Degree meeting is Tuesday, 6/23.

  • District Deputy Report/ Regional Rep - .

  • Field Agent Report -

  • The good works that the Knights do is not well advertised. That hurts recruitment.

  • Old Business -

  • New Business -

  • Shan Davis of the Prayer Group has suggested the Knights help organize a Youth Peace March. One suggested path is from Aldi to the Church.

Jim Hildebrand