The Knights of Pythagoras
Conference of Grand Masters - Prince Hall Affiliation (PHA)
The Order of the Knights of Pythagoras & Pythagorean is a community-based mentoring organization sponsored by Prince Hall Masons, Inc. It's dedicated to the Fatherhood of God and Universal Brotherhood of Man.
Our organization is committed to the development and training in leadership and life skills through mentoring and community service.
We promote family values, provide educational scholarship opportunities, and play a significant role in the uplifting of humanity
Training the leaders of tomorrow, today..
The Order of the Knights of Pythagoras & Pythagorean (KOP) is a community-based mentoring organization composed of youths ranging between the ages of seven to twenty years inclusive, working under the sponsorship and personal supervision of Prince Hall Masons, to provide beneficial use of their spare time, worthwhile companions, wholesome, educational environment, life skills and a program aiming to interest and aid youths, in their all-round development. You can find a KOP organization in numerous states across the United States and in other countries where Prince Hall Masonry exist.
Empowering Young Men to Be a Better Version of Themselves
The KOP organization offers activities to include conferences, workshops, and community service. This youth-led program promotes and develops leadership, responsibility, and brotherhood. Some of the training may include but not limited to leadership, anger management, decision making, oratorical skills, debate skills, nominating & voting process, and team building exercises. The youth also have the unique opportunity to serve in leadership roles under adult supervision which aids in their development as leaders in their communities. Our young men enjoy the benefits of being a Knight in the KOP program. They love the fun, food, and fellowship that comes along with being a Youth Knight. Most will tell you it teaches them not only how to become a leader but also a better son.
leadership & Community Service
Youth Conferences, Encampments & Assemblages
Youth Leadership Conferences
The purpose of KOP youth conferences, encampments, and assemblages is to provide opportunities to enhance leadership, life skills, and personal development of our youth. All of our conferences are designed with their best interests in mind. Training is offered during these conferences and throughout the year in order to develop the skills of our young men.
Shaping the Leaders of Tomorrow
Workshops are offered to our youth both during their annual conferences and throughout the year. The purpose of these workshops is to help our young men build their confidence by providing them with the tools they need to succeed. We hope that by preparing them to be the 21st Century leaders, we are tapping into some of their strengths and weaknesses that will get them there. Workshops may include but not limited to leadership, anger management, communication, decision-making, teamwork, etc.
Building a Better Future
The KOP empowers youth to reach their fullest potential by giving back to their communities through various community service projects. Volunteering provides our youth the opportunity to get involved in the community and meet new and exciting faces from all walks of life. Community service may include but not limited to food drives, community clean-up, clothing drives, adopt a street, school supplies, health fairs, and etc. Engaging in community service also provides our youth with the opportunity to become active members of their community and has a lasting, positive impact on society at large