Membership Annual Dues

The council annual membership dues consists of $36.00. Exception: Insured members under 26 years of age pay $18.00; honorary members pay $9.00; and honorary life members and disabled members pay nothing. In addition, Supreme Council collects a Culture of Life assessment of $2.00 from each member. Honorary, Honorary Life, and Disabled members are exempted from this assessment. The Culture of Life assessment is mandatory and is collected from the Council.

Additionally, the Council supports three charities by asking voluntary contributions from each member. The three charities are the Bishop’s Fund ($1.00), Columbian Retirement Homes ($1.35), and California Columbian Charities ($3.65). If you like to help the three charities, please add $6.00 to your membership dues and the Culture of Life assessment fee.

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Annual Dues (select one from 1, 2, or 3):
Annual membership dues (26 years or older) | 38 USD | Processing Fee & Culture of Life1.62 USD
Annual membership dues (under 26 years of age) | 20 USD | Processing Fee & Culture of Life1.08 USD
Annual membership dues (honorary members) | 11 USD | Processing Fee & Culture of Life0.82 USD

Voluntary charities (optional):
Voluntary charity contributions | 6 USD


honorary members

2018 Survey of Fraternal Activity

Over the last ten years, the Knights of Columbus donated more than $1.5 billion to charitable and benevolent causes and more than 682 million hours of volunteer community service to aid the less fortunate. To help prepare our Fraternal Survey for the Supreme Council office, please complete the in formation requested below. The data in this form will be e-mailed directory to the Financial Security of Chief Solano Council #3585. This information will assist us in determining the total number of hours of community service volunteered by our members. If you prefer to download the survey, and complete it by hand please feel free to do so and mail it directly to the Financial Security or bring the completed survey to the next Business Meeting.

Note: Your survey information will be e-mailed directly to Brother Ponce Marquez.


History of Chief Solano Council No. 3585 of Fairfield, CA

About Us - History

Vallejo council 874 instituted in 1904 was the only Columbian unit in Solano County until February 15, 1953.  On that date in Fairfield, the County Seat, Chief Solano council 3585 was formed

The first officers were Edward J. Cooney, Grand Knight, Fred Sullivan, Warden,  Ed Yasaitis, Financial Secretary. District Deputy Hary Kennedy, (Later became State Warden) was the instituting officer.

Naming of Concil 3585

St. Francis Solano Mission at Sonoma dates from July 4, 1823. One of the early Indian converts baptized there by Father Altimira, Was a great Indian Chief of the Suisunes, Sam Yeto. He had great influence among all of the tribes in his area. In height he stood six feet and seven inches. In baptism he was named after the patron of the mission, St Francis Solano, and there after became known as Chief Solano.

In 1934 a monument, now located on the grounds of the old county seat in Farifield, depicting the great Indian by name of Council 3585.

“Seventy Years of Service.”
History of the Knights of Columbus
In California 1902-1972
Dr Peter T. Commy


Welcome to our website!

Welcome to the Knights of Columbus Council #3585 Website! We are located in Fairfield, California.