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California State Council of the Knights of Columbus

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The California State Council is the governing body for the Knights of Columbus in the jurisdiction (state) of California. There are over 600 Councils in California with over 74,000 members. The State Deputy is the chief executive officer for the State Council.


Knights are Catholic men, at least 18 years old, who are committed to making their community a better place while supporting their church.  Being a knight is being involved with your community, supporting your parish, enhancing your own faith and protecting and enhancing your family life. 

Imagine 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.   You will make lifelong friends.

  • FAITH: Grow in your faith.  Support your parish.  Help with your parish fiesta.  Knights become better Catholics.
  • FAMILY: We have many family activities each year such as picnics, council breakfasts, coats for kids and others. Give back to your community.  Show your children how to make a difference.
  • FRIENDSHIP:You will meet like-minded men and make life-long friendships.
  • FUN: Have fun with your family and brother knights.  See the smiles on the faces of those we help.  Special Olympics, Food for Families, Habitat for Humanity and other activities.
  • HELP US HELP OTHERS!!!  CLICK HERE for an invitation to join us.


Our featured programs are:

  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Global Wheelchair Mission
  • Special Olympics
  • Coats for Kids
  • Food for Famiies
  • March for Life and Ultrasound Program
  • Scholarships for seminarians and religious brothers and sisters