Welcome to Council 18 Website
Did you know that Blessed Michael McGivney founded this council in April 1885, after becoming pastor of St Thomas Church. Read more of this story at: Father McGivney as a Pastor in Thomaston, CT | KofC.org
WHO WE ARE
The Knights of Columbus is a global Catholic fraternal service order founded by Blessed Michael J. McGivney on March 29, 1882. It is a global family-based organization that operates on the principals of Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. Council 18 Atlantic of Thomaston CT carries out activities in line with these principals to help others in need.
WHAT WE DO
Making A Difference
Supporting our community in a variety of ways
Helping high school students lessen the financial burdens of college tuition. Learn more about what is offered and how to apply.
FRATERNITY & UNITY
Together, we’re empowering Catholic men to live their faith at home, in their parish, at work and in their community.