We Are Catholic Men
CARRYING OUT A LEGACY
WELCOME TO COUNCIL 3300
Officers Meeting: 1st Monday of the month
General Meeting: 3rd Monday of the month
Meetings: Held at Our Lady of Pompeii
KofC Council #3300
Located at Our Lady of Pompeii Church
355 Foxon Road, Route 80
East Haven, CT 06513
Interested in joining and becoming
a member of The Knights of Columbus?
Since 1882, membership in the Knights of
Columbus has been open to men 18 years
of age or older who are practicing Catholics
OUR HISTORY AND HERITAGE
Founded by a young parish priest on the principles of charity, unity and fraternity, the Knights of Columbus was established in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney, assistant pastor of St. Mary's Church in New Haven, Conn., and a group of parishioners.
Their intent? To bring financial aid and assistance to the sick, disabled and needy members and their families. Today, Father McGivney is being considered for sainthood. Today, there are more than 1.9 million members of the K of C doing good across the world.
Maybe you’re an old pro and already knew that Father Michael J. McGivney founded the Knights of Columbus in New Haven, Conn. in 1882. But you probably didn’t know these 10 facts:
1. Not only Catholics, but even ... Continue Reading