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Membership growth is…

Did you know that … The Secret to membership growth is VISIBILITY. Men will not join an invisible organization, they may not even join the Knights of Columbus. But they will join what they see if they like what they see. These simple statements, one posted each week in your Parish bulletin will help your council … Read more

Knights in action …

Did you know that …Knights of Columbus were founded 1882 to provide financial support to Catholic widows and orphans and today ranks as one of the top three insurance companies in North America. Knights have over $111 billion of insurance in force protecting our members and their families.

Service Programs …

Did you know that …The Knights of Columbus offer our families Faith in Action programs in the areas of Church, Community, Family and Life, all designed to help build the Domestic Church – our Catholic families.

Knights protect families …

Did you know that … Each year at our annual international convention, Knights of Columbus members approve resolutions protecting the sanctity of life of life at all stages, honouring the members of our Armed Forces and speaking out against attacks on religious liberties.

Special Olympics …

Did you know that … Special Olympics was founded by a Knight of Columbus by the name of Sargent Shriver along with his wife Eunice Kennedy Shriver. The Knights of Columbus organization partnered with Special Olympics. In 2016, the Knights paid travel expenses of all Canadian and American Special Olympians to the World Games in Los Angeles, California?

Knights bursaries …

Did you know that … that most Knights of Columbus councils offer school bursaries and scholarships for those students moving on to higher levels of education including University?

Knights assist with Disaster victims …

Did you know that … that around the world, wherever Knights of Columbus can be found, you will find us assisting with victims of fire, flooding, earthquakes, terrorism and any other form of natural or man made disaster?

Knights expand to…

Did you know that …Knights of Columbus has expanded into Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, South Korea and more recently, into France.

Famous Knights …

Did you know that … Knights of Columbus count among their members men like Babe Ruth, Floyd Patterson, Vince Lombardi, Mike Ditka, Mike Sweeny (Captain Kansas City Royals), Former BC Lt. Governor Steven Point, Archbishop J. Michael Miller and almost all bishops and priests within North America including Cardinals Marc Ouelet, Thomas Collins and Gerald Lacroix. … Read more