Knights’ donations, volunteer hours and members keep changing lives, CEO says
BALTIMORE, Md. — In an opening address Aug. 7 at the 136th annual Knights of Columbus Supreme Convention, the organizations’ CEO, Carl Anderson, spoke of the charitable works of the Knights, their ongoing pro-life commitment, and pledge to support persecuted Christians in Iraq and Syria.
Anderson pointed out that the Aug. 7-9 convention in Baltimore was in the birthplace of the Catholic Church in the United States. “It was colonial America’s first diocese and the home of our first American bishop, John Carroll, whose family lived at the intersection of faith and liberty in the new nation.”
“The Catholicism first nourished here