Carl A. Anderson

Supreme Knight of The Knights of Columbus

Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Carl A. Anderson

The 13th supreme knight of the Knights of Columbus, Carl Anderson has led the Knights and their families since 2000 to unprecedented levels of charitable giving and support for their communities and Church. Under Mr. Anderson’s leadership, membership has grown to more than 1.9 million Knights, who together in 2014 alone donated over $173.5 million to charity and provided more than 71.5 million volunteer hours of charitable service worldwide. Over the past decade, under the supreme knight's guidance, the Knights of Columbus has donated more than 691 million hours of service to charity and $1.4 billion to charity.
Supreme Knight's Leadership of the Knights of Columbus
Professional Background of the Supreme Knight


Knights of Columbus Earns Top Rating from A.M. Best for 40th Consecutive Year
August 24, 2015

At Convention, Knights of Columbus Call Attention to Suffering Middle Eastern Christians
August 5, 2015

The Knights of Columbus: “Founding Champion of The World Games”
July 9, 2015

Knights help save Historic Jesuit Martyrs Shrine
June 14, 2015

Supreme Knight Receives Notre Dame Award
April 27, 2015

Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors Announces Faith-based Investment Solutions
March 24, 2015

K of C Named as a World’s Most Ethical Company
March 9, 2015

K of C Gives $400,000 for Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine
February 26, 2015

Knights Among Hundreds of Thousands at March for Life
January 22, 2015

Celebrating the Culture of Life
January 17, 2015

Haitian Amputee Athletes Meet Pope
January 10, 2015


Supreme Knight on Persecuted Christians
August 6, 2015

Annual Report of the Supreme Knight at the 133rd Supreme Convention
August 4, 2015

States Dinner Remarks at the 133rd Supreme Convention
August 4, 2015

Remarks of the Supreme Knight at the Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs
June 13, 2015

Remarks of the Supreme Knight on the occasion of the Presentation of Charters to the first two Korean Councils
April 20, 2015

Keynote Address of the Supreme Knight at the Fraternal Banquet with the Knights of Columbus in Korea
April 20, 2015



Holy and Loving Families
September 1, 2015

Memory and Martyrdom
August 1, 2015

The Enduring Call to Love
July 1, 2015

A Promise of a 'New World'
June 1, 2015

Our Missionary Heritage
May 1, 2015

An Exceptional Missionary
April 1, 2015

Fraternity and Economy
March 1, 2015

Icon of Fairest Love
February 1, 2015

Great Expectations
January 1, 2015

Loving Concern for the Family
December 1, 2014

Fostering a 'Culture of Inclusion'
November 1, 2014

Our Mission Statement
September 1, 2014


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