What charities do the Knights support?

The St. Jude Knights of Columbus are proud to support many charities that help people in our local community and throughout Virginia. In addition to supporting St. Jude Church, we also assist these charities and groups:

  • Mary’s Shelter – runs homes for mother’s and children (from pregnancy through 3 years after birth)
  • St. Vincent de Paul – provides financial assistant to needy families
  • Associates of St. John Bosco – helps young adults bridge the gap between high school and college
  • Special Olympics – fosters a culture of life and love for people with disabilities
  • Fr. Bader Scholarship – awards annual college scholarships to Virginia youth
  • Beauty for Ashes – provides a home for women who are recovering from life-controlling issues
  • Birthright – counsels women through crisis pregnancies and provides free pregnancy tests
  • Virginia Knights of Columbus Charities – awards grants up to $3,000 to help Virginians through financial crises
  • Seminarians – we provide direct financial support each year to a Diocese of Arlington seminarian
  • Work Camp – engages high school youth for a week-long camp to help the community and enliven their faith
  • St. Faustina Food Pantry – feeds hungry families in the Fredericksburg area
  • Loisann’s Hope House – shelters families in our community
  • The Baby Closet – gives formula, diapers, and other supplies to assist families with babies