Archdiocesan Catholic Charities Benefit Concert

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark will host its 2nd Annual Homeless Benefit Concert featuring The Midtown Men.  All proceeds from this evening of great music will provide critical operations and program support, food, clothing, and much more for the urgent needs of Catholic Charities Homeless Shelters and Transitional Housing in Jersey City and Newark.

Saturday, November 9 at 8 PM at the Union County Performing Arts Center Mainstage, 1601 Irving Street, Rahway, NJ.

Link for Tickets:  Catholic Charities Benefit Tickets


2019 Kickoff Dinner – REPOST

This is reposted as the original posting did not have the contact person for making reservations for the dinner nor the cutoff date.

The 2019-2020 Columbian Year will start with a Kickoff Dinner on Monday, September 30th, hosted by St. John, Council 1345, 61 Armour Place, Dumont.

Please RSVP to Antonio Artola, Federation Secretary no later than September 20th. His e-mail address is:

Start time will be 8 PM SHARP.

Cost per person:  FREE

New Jersey Right to Life Raffle

The New Jersey Right to Life is sponsoring a car raffle – a 2020 Volvo XC40 AWD SUV valued at $42,000.  There are also second, third, and fourth prizes.
The winning ticket will be drawn on Friday, November 22nd at 10 PM at the FairBridge Hotel, Somerset.
Contact Neal McGarrity at for further information.  To purchase tickets via mail, print the flyer, fill in the required information and mail the form and your payment to Neal.




St. Michael Council All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

St. Michael, Council 2861, Lodi invites you to attend their Third Annual Fall All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner charity fundraiser on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 5 PM to 8 PM. Includes spaghetti, marinara and clam sauce, meatballs, bread, salad, dessert, soda and water, and cash bar.  Tickets are $10.00 each, children under 12 eat for 1/2 price. Tickets will be sold at the door or can be purchased in advance by calling Brad Vaughn at 201/376-3071 for more information and/or tickets.

The council is located at 39 Spring Street, Lodi.

Archdiocesan Spelling Bee

Date:  Sunday, March 11, 2018

Registration:  1:30 PM – Bee Starts:  2:00 PM

Host Council:  Mary Immaculate, Council 12769, Secaucus, Immaculate Conception Church Auditorium (Lower Hall).  Parking & Entrance behind the Church – 760 Post Place, Secaucus.

The FIRST PLACE winner of your council’s Bee, who must be an 8th Grade student, is expected to be your local representative.

IMPORTANT:  Spellers may come from Catholic Schools, Charter Schools, Private Schools and Public Schools. Home-Schooled spellers who have participated in a Bee may also compete. We will accept ALL Spellers that meet the requirements listed in the Grand Knights Manual.  Please check your Grand Knight’s drive or the Supreme or State Websites for additional rules and information.

Our four (4) top 8th Grade students will represent the Archdiocese of Newark at The New Jersey State Council Spelling Bee.

The top four (4) spellers from our BEE will earn cash cards worth $100.00, $85.00, $65.00, and $50.00 which have been sponsored by the Archdiocesan Chapters and Federations

They will also have earned the expectation to attend, and the honor to represent the Archdiocese at the State Council Spelling Bee, scheduled for April 8, 2018 in Brick.