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Council No. 4851
   •   600 Knights Road   •    Hollywood, FL 33021   •    (954) 981-5406   •   

  

Who are the Knights?
Council 4851 Hall The Knights of Columbus, founded by Father Michael J. McGivney, is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 1.6 million members. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people.

Council 4851 Knights and their families serve our community by sharing their time or talents in Council events. This time, supplemented with donations, help local charities help the mentally or physically handicapped, youngsters in distress, and unborn children: Marian Center for Developmental Disabilities, Special Olympics, Schott Communities for the Deaf and Disabled, Covenant House Florida shelters for homeless youth, Respect Life Ministry, etc. Donating our time, we support our Churches' events while, at the same time, sharing a Catholic family life, meeting new people and having fun. For more details, please see Activities.

How To Join
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. A practicing Catholic is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the Church. Application forms are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.

Contact information for new members:
Al Stowe, (954) 348-7744    stowealbert513@gmail.com


As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of the 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.

KofC Insurance Logo Contact information for Knights
of Columbus insurance:
Luis E. Palenque, Field Agent
(786) 683-7080
luis.palenque@kofc.org

 
4th Degree EmblemAny Third Degree member in good standing, one year after the anniversary of his First Degree, is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights' respective countries through active membership in local Fourth Degree groups (called "assemblies"). Certain members of the Fourth Degree serve as honor guards at civic and religious functions, an activity that has brought worldwide recognition to the Knights of Columbus.

Contact information for 4th. Degree, Fr. Michael J. Mullaly Assembly #157 members:
Faithful Navigator, Al Stowe.    stowealbert513@gmail.com

Columbiettes
Columbiettes logo The Columbiettes' main function is to SUPPORT the men and the council. They do this primarily by providing help at events, cooking for events and providing monetary help. They also generally do help with setting up and beautifying the hall for events.

Contact information for new members:
Columbiettes President, Susan Farinhas (954) 559-2947    susan@gmcacservices.com

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