The Knights were founded by Father Michael J. McGivney over 129 years ago in New Haven to unite men of the Catholic faith and to help families in need. The Knights of Columbus offers the opportunity for men to live and grow in service to their faith community and families of Cheshire.
Nationally, the Knights have donated more than 150 million dollars to charitable causes and have provided more than 75 million hours of volunteer effort to those in need.
OUR LOCAL SUPPORT EFFORTS INCLUDE:
AWB – Abilities Without Boundaries
The Special Olympics
St. Bridget of Sweden Parish through donations
Awarding of scholarships to students enrolled in Catholic high schools and colleges.
OUR ANNUAL FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
The Southwest Chili Cook-Off
If this is the kind of organization you would be proud to be a part of please contact:
Ron Painchaud at 203-272-4143 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or
Chris Fletcher at 203-699-8989.