Knights of Nativity

The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization. The Knights are Catholic men dedicated to Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. To learn more about the Knight of Columbus organization, please check our About the Knights page. This site represents the activities of Our Council for the Church of the Nativity parish in Leawood, KS.


Thank you to all who supported our tootsie roll drive. We collected a total of $2372.00 which will go to support the Lakemary Center, the Down Syndrome Guild, and the Kansas Special Olympics.

Christmas Party

The Knights annual Christmas party is Thursday, December 12th from 6:00 - 9:00pm at the new Fiorella's Event space, 9000 W 137th St, Overland Park, KS. There is not a business meeting and we encourage wives to attend. The cost is $35 per guest. RSVP required. Checks can be dropped off at Parish office or pay online below.


Football Raffle Results

Week #13

Order  Amount  Ticket#  Winner                Council
1st    $500    2325    Mike Carnelia          Ascension
2nd    $100    6455    Mike O’Connell         St. Michaels 
3rd    $100    1191    United FidelityFunding Holy Trinity
4th    $100    4632    Joe Bormann            Holy Spirit
5th    $100    1329    Sheila Berry           Holy Trinity
6th    $50     5225    Nadyne Jackson         Nativity
7th    $50     5824    Steve Mendenhall       Nativity
8th    $50     1457    Kathy Mayer            Holy Trinity
9th    $50     4862    Randall Stevenson      Nativity
10th   $50     0869    Lindsay Vaughan Holy   Trinity
11th   $50     4994    Jane Vega              Nativity
12th   $50     0942    Judy Brownawell        Holy Trinity
13th   $50     4635    Linda,Tom,Maggie Faber Holy Spirit

Previous winners are available in our archive

How do I Join?

If you would like to join our Church of the Nativity council of the Knights of Columbus, the initial process is done online at and clicking JOIN to fill out the registration form and paying the $30 current calendar year eMember dues. To ensure we get notified properly from Supreme, please include our local council #11067 and our membership director's member number (see images below or here) during the signup process. (If there is a specific council member solely responsible for you joining, please contact us and we can email you their member number prior to registering.)

Once you have registered, we will contact you to schedule a first degree ceremony to attend and this will allow you to transfer into our council. The first degree ceremonies are normally scheduled during our regular monthly council meetings. Our local membership contact is Gene Zwolinski and his phone number is 913-827-8014.