The Knights of Columbus are a Roman Catholic fraternal service organization with 15,000 councils and 1.9 million members in the United States . The Knights participate in many charitable events and work with a variety of nonprofit groups to support the community.
The Knights of Columbus stand for four core principles which are charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. The Knights of Columbus Father Hogan Council serve the Dartmouth parishes of St. Julies and St. Mary’s. This past year, the Knights of Columbus contributed $173 million in donations and over 71.5 million hours of volunteer service. This is a record for both.