2023 District of Columbia State Convention
Each council in the jurisdiction is entitled to two (2) voting representatives at the State Convention. These positions are filled by the Grand Knight and a Past Grand Knight of each council, an alternate for each of those positions are elected by the local councils in the event that the GK or PGK cannot fulfill their duties to attend the convention.
Council credential forms have been distributed via email and should be returned to the State Secretary by April 6, 2023 to identify these members and provide contact information.
Below is the schedule for the 2023 State Convention
Saturday, April 29th, 2023 – St. John Paul II National Shrine | 3900 Harewood Rd. NE Washington, DC 20017
- 9:00 am – Opening Mass in the Luminous Mysteries Chapel
- 9:45 am – Continental Breakfast and Registration of Delegates
- 10:00 am – Call to Order – Annual Business Meeting
- 12:00 pm – Lunch Break
- 12:45 pm – Reconvene – DC KofC Charities Annual Meeting
- 2:30 pm – Anticipated Adjournment
Sunday, April 30, 2023 – St. John Paul II National Shrine
- 9:30 am – Closing Mass in the Redemptor Hominis Church | Celebrated by Bishop Roy Campbell, Auxiliary Bishop of Washington
- 11:00 am – Convention Brunch
Meeting and Brunch Registration
Online registration prices include credit card transaction fees.
Families and children are invited and encouraged to join us at the Convention Brunch.
Children 4 years of age and under are free! Children 5-15 years old will receive a discounted price.
Please list any children you are bringing as guests so we can have an accurate number of seats.
Saturday Business Meeting Breakfast & Lunch:
Sunday Convention Brunch – Individual (16 years old+) tickets:
Sunday Convention Brunch – Couples/multiples of 2:
Sunday Convention Brunch – Child 5-15 Years Old ticket:
LETTERS OF GREETING TO THE 2023 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA STATE CONVENTION
REPORTS FOR THE 2023 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA STATE CONVENTION
In March 2023, the Nominations Committee – encompassing all Grand Knights of the jurisdiction – met to approve a slate of officers for the 2023-2024 Fraternal Year. The slate was approved by the committee.
Reports from the various State Officers, District Deputies, and Directors can be found below:
- District Deputy #1
- District Deputy #2
- District Deputy #3
- District Deputy #4
REPORTS FOR THE 2023 DC KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CHARITIES MEETING OF THE CORPORATION
Each year, the DC Knights of Columbus Charities meet for their annual meeting of the corporation during the State Convention. The DC KofC Charities is a 501(c)3 IRS Recognized non-profit charitable corporation that works with the DC State Council and the local councils of the District of Columbia to promote our shared ideals of columbianism. According to the by-laws of the corporation, the members of the corporation are the same members of the District of Columbia State Council and as such, the same credentialed delegates will be permitted to vote at the 2023 Annual Meeting of the Corporation.