Resources

Resources for Knights of Columbus Members

Below are a collection of links for councils and assemblies looking for membership recruitment help, guidance, reporting or just inspiration. If you have any questions or have another resource you would like to suggest for this page, please contact us.

ASSEMBLY FORMS (Downloadable)

ASSEMBLY FORMS

Please remember to print a copy of the form for your records before submission.

College Council Referral Form





College Council Referral Form


Download the College Council Referral Form

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COUNCIL FORMS (Downloadable)

COUNCIL FORMS

Please submit all PDF forms to the Fraternal Mission Department using the fraternalmission@kofc.org email address. Note: Print a copy of the form for your records before submission.

Faith In Action GUIDEBOOK

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The Faith In Action Guidebook from the supreme website.

The Faith In Action Booklet (smaller version).

Inspiration - VIDEO: How great leaders inspire action.

Membership Recruitment/Retention Inspiration

VIDEO: How Great Leaders Inspire Action, by Simon Sinek – 18:34 minutes. Sinek’s concept of “The Golden Circle” addresses the WHY, HOW and WHAT areas of the human brain which drive behavior.

Inspiration - VIDEO: Lou Holtz commencement speech.

Leadership Inspiration – Lou Holtz inspirational speech – 6:26 min.

Membership Recruitment and Retention Manual

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Membership Recruitment and Retention Manual, from the supreme website. Features ideas and resources to help promote the Order, assist your council’s member recruitment efforts, and encourage new membership for recruitment success.

Membership Videos

VIDEO: Experience of a Lifetime.

VIDEO: The Life & Legacy of Father McGivney.

More Membership Videos from supreme.

 

VIDEO: Legacy.

OFFICER GUIDES (Downloadable)

OFFICER GUIDES

Officer handbooks provide a general overview of the duties and responsibilities of officer positions within the Order along with reference sections on laws and rules within the Knights of Columbus.

Recruitment Flyer - GENERIC and downloadable

A generic recruitment flyer that all councils can use in their membership drives is coming soon!

Recruitment - How To Conduct An OPEN HOUSE / CHURCH DRIVE

How to hold a Church Drive.

How to conduct an Open House.

VIDEO: How to conduct an Open House & Church Drives.

Suggested Remarks for Membership Recruitment (pulpit announcement).

How to Design Council Brochure flyer.

Recruitment - Member Benefits flyer

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Member/Spouse Fraternal Benefits flyer from the supreme website.

Recruitment Strategies from Supreme

Recruiting new members is essential to the continued growth and well-being of your council and the Order. Offering a man membership in the Knights of Columbus gives him the opportunity to improve his own life and his community. Membership allows him to experience the fraternal bond that Knights share while growing closer to his family and his faith.

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Safe Environment Training for ALL

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Safe Environment Training for members and guests

All members of the Knights of Columbus and other guests are encouraged to take the Safe Environment training prepared by third party provider Praesidium, Inc. Armatus software by clicking the link below.

Praesidium was started more than two decades ago in response to a request from a youth-serving organization where a volunteer sexually abused a child participant. A group of researchers at the University of Texas began assembling and analyzing the scant research available to see what could be done to prevent future tragedies. Little was published at the time that was useful at the program level; most focused on psychological testing of pedophiles.
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Everyone is welcome to take this training. The Registration Code is: kofcsafe

 

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