Online Membership

Online Membership allows Catholic Men who lead busy lives and may not have the time to fully commit to all council activities at the current time. Online membership includes a welcome package, access to the Online Membership portal, a membership card, Columbia, and the ability to participate in our insurance program.

Publications

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Forms

Edit Document Icon Circle Forms for both State and Supreme Councils as well as prayer cards can be found here.

Video Library

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Programs

Learn about the various programs within our state council.

Knights of Columbus Alberta Charitable Foundation

The Alberta Charitable Foundation is the Charity arm of the Knights of Columbus in Alberta.   Since its inception, the foundation has given over $2,400,000 to worthy causes.  The primary focus of our donations is Catholic Education, Children and Youth Charities, Women Needs and Seniors Charities.

Who We Are

The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic men’s fraternal benefit society that was formed to render financial aid to members and their families. Mutual aid and assistance are offered to sick, disabled and needy members and their families. Social and intellectual fellowship is promoted among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, social welfare, war relief and public relief works. Founded in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, Connecticut the order has grown to more than 15,000 local councils and more than 1.8 million members throughout Canada, United States, Mexico, the Philippines, the Bahamas, Virgin Islands, Guatemala, Guam, Sipan, Poland and recently Ukraine and Lithuania. The first Knights of Columbus council in Alberta and Northwest Territories was formed in Edmonton on January 5, 1907 with 30 Charter members. Since then the Knights have grown to more than 175 councils and more than 18000. Included in these numbers are several French, Ukrainian and Filipino councils. The Knights of Alberta and Northwest Territories have been active in many worthwhile projects and activities. They are involved in their parishes, communities, and youth programs, support of vocations, education and health systems. Their involvement in community life is a record of outstanding benevolent achievement.

Latest Alberta Knights of Columbus News

20180827 Calgary Chapter Wide Installation & Meeting

The  2018-19 Chapter Wide Installation was held on August 27, 2018 at St. Bonaventure Church, Calgary.  The Mass celebrated by our Chapter Chaplain Fr. Brian Hubka started at 5:30pm, then we have "Hot-Dog" dinner before the first Chapter meeting opened at 7:30pm which...

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Young Knights of Lethbridge

For Catholic men under the age of 35 looking for ways to contribute to their community alongside their peers. Who we are and what we do Our newly founded not for profit young men’s group is a sub-organization of the Knights of Columbus and we are looking for new...

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20180724 Faith in Action Seminar @OLPH Church Calgary

The “Surge with Service” program has been revamped and is now called “FAITH in ACTION”. The categories have been reduced to four and new programs have been introduced.  The talk was hosted by State Council and presented by Guy Precourt on Tuesday, July 24, 2018,...

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Upcoming Events

Oct
13
Sat
2018
6:00 pm Dinner/Dance @ Mary, Mother of t... @ Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church Hall
Dinner/Dance @ Mary, Mother of t... @ Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church Hall
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm
**Moneyss raised will be donated to sever of our needy charities.** Alternate Contacts to Purchase tickets: Domenico L. – 403-608-4901 Nicola L. – 403-247-3764 Tony Z. – 403-274-8221   Cocktails start at 6:00pm – Dinner[...]
Oct
27
Sat
2018
9:30 am Co. 6488 & SWL Bazaar @ St. Gera... @ St. Gerard's Church
Co. 6488 & SWL Bazaar @ St. Gera... @ St. Gerard's Church
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am
Council 6488 is hosting a Bazaar with the CWL Ladies. The Knights will be hosting the ‘White Elephant Sale’ Starting at 9:30am and going till 3:00pm on the Saturday and after the 9:00am Sunday mass[...]

Knights of Columbus Insurance

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Since our founding in 1882, the primary mission of the Knights of Columbus has been to protect families from the financial ruin caused by the death of the breadwinner. In the beginning, Venerable Father Michael J. McGivney and his fellow Knights “passed the hat” to benefit widows and orphans. From that humble start, the Order has grown to include top-rated life insurance, long-term care insurance and retirement products. With more than $80 billion of insurance in force and a full-time field force of more than 1,400 serving our members and their families, we are proudly fulfilling Fr. McGivney’s vision.