Joining the Knights of Columbus is simple...


The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 1.7 million members. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people. 

As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of  Columbia magazine, the world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.

The St. Hugh Council takes particular pride in supporting the parish and community though its various events. The Knights sponsor Fifth Sunday Rosary and First Saturday Devotions in the Church; hold an annual blood drive; support 40 Days for Life; host fishing, basketball, and soccer tournaments for the youth; various meals in the parish hall; among many other events.

Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men in union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years old.  To join, fill out an application, pay your dues (approx. $35) and attend one of many initiation ceremonies throughout the year. Applications are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.

Contact our council's Membership Chairman or Grand Knight for more information.