Council Information
The Prince George's Council is located on Cherry Hill Road between Baltimore Boulevard (Route 1, exit 25 from Interstate 95/495) and Powdermill Road (Route 212 exit 31 from Interstate 95) at 9450 Cherry Hill Road, College Park, MD 20740. The Grand Knight for 2016-2017 is Louis Velis. You can contact the Knights by calling the Council Hall at 301-345-4076, or by email at info@kofc2809.org. For contact information for individual officers, please click on the Officers link above.

Council Meetings
Council general membership meetings are held on the 2nd & 4th Mondays of each month at 8:00pm

Building Corporation meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month.

About Our Council
Prince Georges Council No. 2809 was instituted (June 18, 1939) culminating the efforts of a band of forward looking Catholic gentlemen from Saint James in Mount Rainier, Saint Jerome's in Hyattsville and Holy Redeemer in College Park. These men visualized the eventual growth of population in Prince Georges County and saw the need for a Council in this part of the County. The first degree was held for a class of sixty men at St. Martin's School in Gaithersburg on the institution date. The first Grand Knight elected was Caesar L. Aiello and the membership grew in the first year to 184 members. The formal presentation of our Charter was made on February 24, 1941, by Maryland State Deputy Loeffier. We were, at that time, part of the 9th District, Maryland State Council along with three other Councils in Montgomery County.

The Knight Cap has gone digital! • As noted previously, the default for those who have not selected their subscription preference is now digital – meaning available for download by clicking the link below. To change or update your subscription to mail or email, please contact the Knight Cap editors by mail at the address above or by email at knightcap@kofc2809.org.

• On June 15, 2014 a ten year application quest was accomplished. The IRS granted our Council's request to have a 501 (C) (3) Charity Corporation at our Council. For details on how to make a contribution, please click on the Charity Corp button on the left.

• The next American Red Cross blood drive is Monday, November 14. We are encouraging everyone who wishes to give, to make an appointment in order to lessen wait times. Walk-ins (and anyone late for his/her appointment) will be given the next available appointment.

• Second Tuesday of each month is Taco Tuesday. Every Thursday at 7:30 pm is Charm City Trivia. Join us every Friday for delicious Dinner Specials!


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