The Father John C. Drumgoole Council 5917 was chartered on February 17, 1967 in Staten Island by 35 men. Currently we have approximately 300 members.
We are a leader in charitable activity donating over $750,000.00 to charity since our inception as well as thousands of volunteer man hours. Our charitable donations in 2018 exceeded $15,000.00 and 1,000 man hours. Our many recipients include Saint Patrick’s Church, Special Olympics, The Daughters of Saint Paul, Moore Catholic High School, Wounded Warrior Project, Families Helping families, Staten Health Mental Health Society, Saint Patrick’s Elementary School, Cross Roads Foundation, Saint Jude’s Hospital and the Boy Scouts.
Additionally, we sponsor many fraternal activities including Christmas party, Breakfast with Santa, Karaoke night, Saint Patrick’s Day Party, Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Monthly Breakfast, Night at the Races, Cinco de Mayo, Broadway night, Columbus Day party, Movie nights, Surf and Turf and Family picnic.
We also sponsor numerous Church events including outdoor Creche lighting, Keep Christ in Christmas Campaign, Annual Communion Breakfast, Memorial Mass and outdoor Rosary.