The Knights of Columbus Ultrasound Initiative began in 2009. Since that historic beginning, the Knights of Columbus organization has placed over 1,500 ultrasound machines in qualifying pro-life pregnancy centers. The Knights of Columbus donates approximately 100 ultrasound machines each year nationwide.Knights of Columbus members work together to purchase ultrasound machines to donate to qualifying pro-life pregnancy centers. The Ultrasound Initiative is funded by state and local councils with matching grants from the Supreme Council’s Culture of Life Fund. Since 2012, the Oklahoma Knights of Columbus have donated 25 ultrasound machines to Qualified Pregnancy Centers.