Why Join the Knights of Columbus?
If you are interested in helping those in need, serving your parish, growing in your faith or
having exclusive access to top-rated insurance protection for your family, then the Knights
of Columbus is the organization for you.
Becoming a Knight of Columbus can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the
opportunity to support your parish, give back to your community, grow in your faith and
gain exclusive access to our top-rated insurance program to protect your family.
These are just some of the reasons to become a Knight.
We are a band of brothers, a network of men in communities around the world dedicated
to doing good in the service of God and our neighbor.
What we provide
Support the parish with its needs
Help meet the needs of those in the local community
Provide Coats for Kids and Food for Families
Support programs that benefit people with intellectual disabilities
Aid victims of natural disasters and other catastrophic events, local and worldwide
Donate wheelchairs to people without mobility at home and abroad
Save lives through initiatives such as the Ultrasound Program
Charity is the first principle of the Knights of Columbus. Knights are men who get
things done. We volunteer our time to serve our parishes and our communities. And
by working together, we were able to donate more than $1.4 billion and 664 million
volunteer hours to worthy causes in the past decade.
A unique band of brothers
Shared values and the support to live out our Catholic faith more fully
The ability for our network to accomplish things together that we could not accomplish
Unity and Fraternity are the second and third principles of the Knights of Columbus.
The Knights of Columbus was founded so that men could work together to serve their
parishes and communities, protect the well being of their Catholic families, and
support each other in faith and in many other ways along life’s journey. The Knights of
Columbus offers its members the opportunity to grow in their faith through living the
example of a charity that evangelizes and personifying what it means to be a Catholic
gentleman through the practicing of good works.
Exclusive access to our top-rated life insurance products, available only to members
and their families
Your insurance agent is a Knight dedicated to helping his brother Knights protect their
As a Knight, you and your family have exclusive access to our top quality insurance
products. In fact, no insurer in North America is more highly rated than the Knights of
Columbus. As an organization founded to protect the well being of Catholic families,
we have continued to take that mission seriously for more than 130 years.
Generations of Catholics have counted on the Knights of Columbus, and in an
increasingly turbulent world, you can trust the Knights of Columbus to affordably and
securely protect the future of your loved ones and to be there when you need us most.
For 130 years the Knights of Columbus has provided all of the opportunities in this
brochure and more for its members.
The Knights of Columbus is not just a fraternity in name. It is a brotherhood of Catholic
men who each play a part in improving the world around them, one community at a time.
They stand together in faith, dedicated to uphold the principles they cherish while lending
their support and strength to parish, home and fellow Knight.
From charity for worldwide causes, to helping closer to home with volunteer activities, to a
top-rated insurance program that protects those closest to you, the Knights makes the
most of its brotherhood.
Make a stand among them, and you can discover how easy it is to make a difference in
your life and that of others.