Established in 1882, Knights of Columbus is one of the world's largest catholic family fraternal service organizations. Located in Hornell, N.Y., it renders financial aid to members and their families. Mutual aid and assistance are also offered to sick, disabled and needy members and their families. Its service program activities are available for communities, youth, churches, councils and families along with pro-life programs and initiatives. Knights of Columbus has charitable partnerships with Special Olympics, the Global Wheelchair Mission and Habitat for Humanity.