Our Lady Mount Carmel Church and Saint John Vianney Chapel


The Knights of Columbus Balboa Council 15083, whose members are Catholic gentlemen from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and Saint John Vianney Chapel, was recognized for outstanding achievement by receiving the “Star Council Award” for the 2016-2017 Fraternal Year.

This award is the highest distinction any council can achieve and is given to only a small number of world wide councils.  It is made to identify excellence in the management, leadership and accomplishment of the council’s charitable outreach. 

The Balboa Council has eighty members including all parish
clergy; Msgr. Cook, Msgr. Baird, Fr. Borgman, Fr. Condon and Deacon Mutz. 

The 2016-2017 fraternal year council (July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017) was led by Grand Knight Jeffrey Graass, Council Chaplain Msgr. Baird, Program Manager Ted Barry and Membership Director John Gleason.

Newport Beach, California

​The next Council meeting is a General Business Meeting on Wednesday August 19, 2020 commencing at 6pm.​ The meeting will be conducted in the OLMC Courtyard with masks and social distancing.

New council meeting time 6PM.

Balboa Council 15083

COUNCIL MEMBER NOTES