Knights of Columbus Fund (Scholarship) November 21, 2014 Fund Est. 2004The Knights of Columbus is a Catholic men's fraternal benefit society that was formed to render financial aid to members and their families. Mutual aid and assistance are offered to sick, disabled and needy members and their families.Social and intellectual fellowship is promoted among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, social welfare, war relief and public relief works (www.kofc.org – ‘Learn about us’). Through a series of fundraisers, the Knights of Columbus Msgr. J.J. Seimetz Council #864 was able to establish a scholarship in the Adams County Community Foundation.