St. Ignatius of Loyola Council

at Holy Family Catholic Church

4848 Pearl Avenue, San Jose, CA 95136



Council 12853
























Schedule of Activities

Due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) related restrictions*, physical group/gathering activities are temporarily suspended.  Please go to the latest Newsletter to see the activities we are doing during Covid-19 pandemic.

What are we doing during the pandemic?  Find it out!

Click here to view what our Council did for the "Leave No Neighbor Behind Program" for the year.

Routine Activities:

General Membership Meetings: Every 1st Thursday of the month, 6:30 fellowship, 7:00 PM at Youth Hall, Holy Family Parish (*Virtual general membership meetings are held online.  To participate, please contact Grand Knight Eric Bateman,, for Zoom login access.  

Officer’s Meetings: Every last Thursday of the month 7:00 PM at Conference Room, Holy Family Parish (*Virtual officers meetings are held regularly) 

Monthly virtual Rosary prayer - please contact GK Eric Bateman for details and how to participate.

Installation of Officers:   July of each year.

Social and intellectual Fellowship:  Selected Thursday of the month

Council’s Christmas Party: December Weekend - TBA

Membership Drives: Selected Sunday after Masses

Assist and serve on Church's Masses/activities

 Fund Raising Activities:

Parish Breakfasts:  First Sunday of the Month

St Patrick Dinner:  TBA

Family BBQ:  July of each year

People with Intellectual Disabilities Campaign: Each October

Seminarians/Religious Fund Awards: Each Fall of the year

New Year's Dinner/Dance: Every Dec 31

Support for other parish group fundraisers:

Simbang Gabi dinner dance, “Dinner Italiano”, “Alpha” meals for Christian study sessions, Multi-Cultural Mass Reception, Festival Kick-Off Breakfast, Life Teen/Edge fundraiser (meals).

 Community Activities:

Essay Contest for Holy Family School - January

Free throw Championship Shoot-Out, February

Support for Veterans: Summer BBQ and Christmas Spirit Party @ VA Polytrauma Hospital-Palo Alto veterans parade participation, and resource fair


Coat Drive for Homeless Shelters” (men & women) and the “Coats for Kids” Drives: Both finish before Thanksgiving


Support Parish Festival: set-up and clean-up, staffing food/game booths, and security operations

Blood Drives: TBA






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