As members of the Knights of Columbus we strive to uphold our founding principles of charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism in service to our family, our community, and our faith. Learn more about how we put our faith into action as Knights!
These Men They Call Knights
The Knights' founder, Venerable Father Michael J. McGivney established the order in New Haven, CT in 1882 in an effort to create a fraternal benefits society that could support the needs of the families within his parish who were suffering from the death of their breadwinner. From these humble beginnings the Knights of Columbus has grown into a worldwide financial and charitable organization. To find out more about how the Knights of Columbus can help protect your family check out the links below.
Step Into the Breach
Are you ready to lead with faith, protect your family, serve others, and defend your values? Knights have given more than $1.5 billion to charity and have performed more than 683 million hours of volunteer service. But there is more to do. We need you to join us!