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Although online membership rolled out to other jurisdictions in the past 2 years, Maine went “live” on Monday, 25 June.
As mentioned in the State Deputy message; although many councils do not meet in the summer does not mean we cannot recruit. In fact, with this new Online Membership Program, candidates can join by simply clicking on a website specific for this purpose. The link below is a 5 minute video that was shared at the District Deputy Summer Workshop outlining how this program works:
The State Officers and our new Online Membership Director, Gregory White, reviewed this video during a webinar on the overall program. We believe this program can assist the councils in your recruitment efforts. The website below is what our new candidates will see when they decide to join:
Immediately upon opening the link, the following messages “jump off the page” which I am in hopes that this will greatly interest our new brother Knights:
Lead with Faith: Knights are committed to daily prayer, weekly Mass, and building a community of faith. This is the Knights of Columbus difference, knowing that you are backed by a band of brothers in the quest to become better Catholic men. Your membership gives you access to faith-building materials that will help you draw closer to God and lead with faith.
Protect your Family: As a Catholic man, you have a responsibility to protect and provide for your loved ones. As a member of the Knights of Columbus, you have access to exclusive resources to help you do just that. Our top-quality financial products, backed by our ethical and Catholic business practices, can help you secure your family’s future and give you peace of mind.
Serve Others: You seek to give something of yourself in service. The Knights of Columbus unites us in charity so that each effort and donation counts for the greater good. While charity begins in your home, through the worldwide network of Knights, your reach extends to those in need around the globe, from earthquake victims, to AIDS orphans, to ISIS victims in the Middle East.
Defend your Values: Defend life. Defend religious liberty. Defend truth. As a Catholic man, you want to stand up for your values and support what’s right. As a member of the Knights of Columbus, you receive the tools you need to stay informed, take action, and support efforts on important issues. Join more than 1.9 million Knights to defend your values