Wimberley - About Us

 

Welcome to Council 9151, Wimberley, Texas

Our council of the Knights of Columbus was chartered in 1985 and, whether you are a fellow Knight or an interested visitor, we are delighted you stopped by! What can you do here?

  • Check out any of articles or calendar for the latest happenings.
  • View a list of our officers and directors.
  • Send us a message or learn more about us.

Our Business and Social Meetings generally take place the second Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the St. Mary Catholic Church Parish Hall. 

Council History

The Knights of Columbus is a catholic organization of men, founded in 1882, that truly makes a difference through five key areas of service – faith, community, family, youth, and fellowship. The Bishop Louis J. Reicher Council 9151 was chartered November 22, 1985. Members (34 brother Knights) came from Wimberley and Dripping Springs. Mr. J.J. Ryan was selected as the first Grand Knight.

Through the past two decades, Council 9151 has contributed substantially to various charities and youth groups (about $12,000 in the past year); worked with

  • Pro Life groups,
  • St. Vincent de Paul Society,
  • Crisis Bread Basket,
  • Lions Club,
  • Wimberley EMS
  • and many others

We provide assistance, funding and materials to many many church activities, festivals, and fundraisers.

  • We sponsor family and youth activities.
  • During the 2015-2016 academic year, we will provide scolarship assistance to 12 students.
  • We provide financial assistance to seminarians.