Official Website of Holy Cross Council 8509
​and Pope John Paul II Assembly 3017
616 S. Cherry St. Kernersville, NC 27284

Some of the activities of our council:  

•Numerous breakfasts, dinners, dances, and other fund-raisers with all proceeds donated to charities.

•Wheelchair ramp for Deacon Tim

•Operation LAMB: raised over $200.000 for the mentally challenged over the years

•Support seminarians each year

•Remodeled/repaired church properties

•Highway clean-up program

•Youth programs

•Staddon-Cain scholarship

•Red Cross Blood drive

•Food for Africa

•Relief to Haiti through the Oblates

•Ongoing support for Room at the Inn. Peace Goods. Shepherds Center. Soup Kitchen. Operation LAMB. Crisis Control. and others

•Special fund drives to support individual parishioners in times of distress.

•Run various youth programs.

•Sponsor Troop and Cub Scout pack

•Knights serve as leaders in the church serving on Parish Council and on many other committees and groups. and as religious ed. teachers. ushers. lectors. Eucharistic ministers. sacristans. etc.  

.. . and many more  

When you attend one of our functions or participate in our fund-raisers. you support dozens of worthy charities!  


Council Activities