Save the date - March 12, 2016 - for an extravagant evening of Green & Gold at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort! Food, fun, and fabulous auction items - this Gala has it all. Proceeds benefit Catholic Charities' programs and services. Invitations will be in your mailbox by mid-February. Tickets are $125 and include a seated Irish dinner, wine, and entertainment.
Reserve your tickets today - Click here or call 719-866-6422
Do you want to host all of your friends and have your name up on the big…
The Pikes Peak Chapter of the Colorado Restaurant Association is hosting the 21st Annual Pikes Peak Food & Wine Expo, a culinary expo with food samplings from over 60 local restaurants and tasting of local spirits, wine and beer. A portion of the proceeds support ProStart, a high school culinary program, and the Marian House.
The event will be held at the Broadmoor World Arena on March 6 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Entertainment features a chef competition, a cocktail competition a silent auc…
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA), coordinated by Pikes Peak United Way in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service (IRA), provides free income tax preparation assistance to households with an annual income of $53,000 or less.
Call 2-1-1 to schedule an appointment Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Click here for more information.…
The 8th Bi-Annual Strive to Thrive Resource and Service Fair will take place on January 26 at Calvary Chapel, 1100 Caprice Drive in Castle Rock. Hosted by Douglas County's Community of Care Network, the fair provides attendants with a free hot meal an introduction to over 30 local service agencies, including Catholic Charities Castle Rock Office. This unique fair offers residents in need of assistance an opportunity learn about services available in their area to meet their needs.
Catholic Charities of Central Colorado is offering an 8-week Nurturing Program for Prenatal Families. Parents learn ways to bond with their baby, review ages and stages of infant development, and much more.
The course is designed for both singles and couples who are pregnant and preparing for parenthood.
Classes are every Thursday beginning February 10th through March 30th.
To register for these free classes, call 719-866-6535. Space is limited, early registration is suggested.
Are you pregnant? Is your baby due soon? Do you have questions about labor and delivery? Would you like more information?
Catholic Charities Life Connections Program is offering a free 3-hour introductory childbirth class taught by a registered nurse.
Thursday, February 11, 2016 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, April 14, 2016 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, June 9, 2016 1:00pm - 4:00pm
For more information and to register, call 866-6535.
Classes are held at Catholic Charitie…
Thank you to everyone who attended Las Posadas on Friday, December 18! All donations made at this event support Catholic Charities' programs for immigrants.
Las Posadas is a traditional Hispanic Advent celebration symbolizing the search of Mary and Joseph for a place for Jesus to be born. Participants act out Mary and Joseph asking for shelter by forming a procession and singing a traditional song at the door that represents the "inn."
For us at Catholic Charities, we observe this ritu…
For the sixth year in a row Operation Stryker Christmas took place at the Marian House. Over 2,000 soldiers from Fort Carson marched, carrying donations of cold weather clothes and accessories, non-perishable food, toys for children and many more necessities for local community members in need.
On Friday morning, December 4, the soldiers marched from Dochester Park arriving at the Marian House at 8 a.m. 500 of these soldiers participated in the Manchu March, beginning their journey at Fort Ca…
Thank you to the Knights of Columbus for partnering with Catholic Charities to distribute coats to children in-need for the second year in a row. The Knights provided over 450 new coats for the giveaway. 141 coats were distributed to 49 families on Friday, November 27. Coats are also being distributed to rural partners through Community Outreach. Thanks to this wonderful collaboration, hundreds of children will stay warm this winter.…
We Are Catholic.
Because we are Catholic, we have a responsibility to be Christ-like to others. Throughout the Gospel, God calls us to serve His people, and we take our calling seriously. “For I was hungry and you gave me food. I was thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me, naked and you clothed me...whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me.” Matthew 25:35-36; 40
We Are Your Charity.
Here in Colorado, there are approximately 737,656 Cath…