From the moment of our founding in 1882, charity has been the first principle of the Knights of Columbus. We are men of faith and men of action. If you’d like to be a part of an international organization of 1.9 million Catholic men whose principal work involves helping others in need, we'd like to meet you and invite you to join us.
Cumulative figures show that during the past decade, the Knights of Columbus has donated more than $1.5 billion to charity, and provided nearly 750 million hours of volunteer service in support of charitable initiatives. Below are a few activities our Council is involved with;