North Olmsted Council

Michael Schum
 Grand Knight

Upcoming First Degrees:



See the Calendar for details.

Contact Jim Sanzi PGK  

Phone:  440-465-6743


to register your candidate.

How to Join

The requirements are simple...Male, over the age of 18 and a practical Catholic (one who practices his Faith).The first step to membership is completing the form below or by contacting Kevin Cornelius GK  phone: 440-871-4020
  The candidate will complete a membership application, preferably attend a Council Open House, be sponsored by an active member, be interviewed by our Admissions Committee and his application will be read before the membership at a Council business meeting.Entry into the Knights is accomplished by the candidate making his first Degree, one of three instructional ceremonials on his journey to full Knighthood. View the schedule on the right for the First Degree Schedule.The one-time First Degree Initiation fee is $20 and annual dues are a modest $30 annually.

Membership Benefits

In addition to all of the service opportunities and fraternal benefits you receive 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.

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