Welcome to Membership
New members are essential to the continued growth and well-being of your council and the Order. Offering a man membership in the Knights gives him the opportunity to experience the fraternal bond that Knights share, to improve his own life and his community, while growing closer to his family and faith.
Click here Please see our Join Page as well as our FAQ's.
1. Take a candidate to any of many first degrees in the state this month listed on www.ctstatecouncil.org/events.html
2. Have a candidate watch the first degree on a DVD. DVDs are available through supply.
3. Have a candidate become a member online through kofc.org/join. Make sure that during signup they specific your council number so it is known what council they want to join. Then have them attend/watch their first degree and he will count toward your goal.
»Duties of a ProposerA proposer’s duties don’t end after the First Degree. He must take responsibility to see that the recruit is introduced to his fellow council members, and involved in council activities. Learn the role a proposer should take in the life of a new member. [More]
» Organize your Council’s Membership BlitzCouncils are encouraged to start planning their Membership Recruitment Blitz for the first half of the fraternal year. A coordinated Membership Recruitment Blitz is an all-out effort to maximize your membership teams' efforts by canvassing an entire parish on one weekend! [More]
»Encourage Membership in the 4th DegreeIt is a known fact that members that join the 4th Degree of the Knights of Columbus are less likely to be dropped from their council's roles. With this, encourage 3rd Degree members to consider taking the Patriotic Degree of the Order and joining the 4th Degree. Connecticut District conducts two Exemplifications a year, clear for more information.