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.


We are looking for volunteers to help with the Fall Festival raffle ticket sales after Masses over the next few weekends. Please click here to signup for a time slot.

Thank you to all the those who supported our Football Raffle this year. Winners of the weekly drawings will be posted on this site through the 17 week football season. Good luck.

Our annual tootsie roll drive is October 12 & 13th. 80% of money raised goes to the Lake Mary Center in Paola, KS and the Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City. 20% of money raised goes to the Kansas State Special Olympics. A donation can be made online with this link.


Football Raffle Results

Week #3

Order  Amount  Ticket#  Winner                 Council
1st    $500    0159     St Vincent DePaul Soc. Holy Trinity
2nd    $100    7340     Mario Escobar          St. Michaels
3rd    $100    0259     Peter Roszel           Holy Trinity
4th    $100    0547     Melinda Marquess       Holy Trinity
5th    $100    5915     Chris Boland           Nativity
6th    $50     0551     Melinda Marquess       Holy Trinity
7th    $50     4754     Rick Trudell           Holy Spirit
8th    $50     0577     Ron Mitchell           Holy Trinity
9th    $50     7246     Gary Liberty           St. Michaels
10th   $50     3941     Virgil & Debra Lane    Holy Spirit
11th   $50     6336     Kevin Hansen           Nativity
12th   $50     4758     Janet Olberding        Holy Spirit
13th   $50     1885     John Gasparovich       Ascension

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.