Mocksville, North Carolina Council #12610
The Knights of Columbus is an organization of catholic men that began in 1882 by Fr. Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, CT. He formed this organization to help the plight of catholic families of the day and especially to give them some recourse if the husband--typically the primary breadwinner--passed away, usually through harsh work environments.
Today the Knights of Columbus is the largest catholic fraternal organization in the world at 1.9 million members. Its goal is to serve their parishes, support the families of the fallen, and help the communities in which they are located.
The K-of-C also has one of the largest, private insurance companies
(i.e. no Wall Street stockholders) in the world, the protection from which
is only available
to its members. With a AAA rating and over $100 BILLION in strength, it
significant annuity investments and protect the families of
All K-of-C / St. Francis upcoming events are also listed in the Church calendar page and in the Church bulletin.
Or you may go to our website.
If you are interested in joining our Knights of Columbus council, please contact Grand Knight Stephen Grimaldi. Thank You!
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The St. Francis of Assisi Council #12610 gives out two to three scholarships each year to children of parishioners. More information will be be posted as this becomes available, or see our primary website: www.kofc12610.com
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North Carolina Membership Degree Opportunities
Click to see a schedule of upcoming degree renditions
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