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 nearly 2 million Knights, who together in 2017 alone donated over $185.5 million to charity and provided more than 75 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 700 million hours of service to charity and $1.55 billion to charity.
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