Why Join the Knights of Columbus?
being part of an organization that fills your heart
and your mind with the joy of giving to others and the
feeling that comes with making a difference.
Knights are Catholic men, 18 years of
age and older, who are committed to making their community a
better place, while supporting their Church. Being a Knight is
more than camaraderie; it is being involved with your
community; it is supporting your local Catholic Church, while
enhancing your own faith; it is about protecting and enhancing
your family life.
Are you interested in joining or learning
more about the Knights of Columbus?
Feel free to contact us.
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Lakeville, MN 55044-0623
you’re 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
•Aid victims of natural disasters and other catastrophic
events, local and worldwide
•Donate wheelchairs to people without mobility at home and
•Save lives through initiatives such as the “Ultrasound
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
•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 alone
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 families
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.