Are you pregnant and ready to deliver soon? Do you have questions about labor and delivery? Catholic Charities Life Connections Program is now offering a free 3-hour introductory childbirth class taught by a registered nurse.
Thursday, August 28 1-4 p.m
Thursday, October 23 1-4 p.m
Thursday, December 18 1-4 p.m
Classes are held at 228 North Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903. For questions or to register for a class, call 719-866-6535.
The Marian House has hosted Financial Literacy classes for several years. Anyone can sign up for a class. Classes are held monthly at the Marian House from 2:00 - 3:30. The Marian House is located at 228 North Cascade Avenue. Classes focus on basic budgeting and understanding credit.
The next class will be Budget 101 and will focus on the basics of budgeting personal finances for all levels of income. A cash only budgeting challenge is also included as a tool for spending awareness. Mate…
Jennifer Kleinschmidt has been named Interim CEO of Catholic Charities of Central Colorado until a new President & CEO is hired.
Ms. Kleinschmidt has been with Catholic Charities since December 2012 as the Chief of Organizational Excellence. In this role, she guided the agency through a COA reaccreditation process receiving an expedited Pre-Commission Review Report as a result of a perfect compliance rating, which is extremely rare. As a member of the Catholic Charities Management Team sh…
Marian House Soup Kitchen, which serves more than 600 meals most days, is experiencing an on-going shortage of ground beef. Ground beef is the most popular and easiest to work with meat used at the soup kitchen. Ninety pounds is used on any given day, mixed with pasta or beans in casseroles to serve those who comes to Catholic Charities’ Marian House for a hot meal. Anything you could contribute would be greatly appreciated, however the 5 or 10 pound tubes of ground beef are preferred for sto…
The Marian House Sponsor a Day Program (MSP) enables businesses, churches, schools, fraternal organizations, board of directors, groups, families, and individuals to sponsor the meals served at the Marian House Soup Kitchen for a specific day. The day can be sponsored or designated in honor of an entity such as an individual, organization, business, etc., by pairing the sponsorship with a meaningful day or anniversary.
The benefits to Marian House are obvious: generate revenue to cover meal…
On September 5 - 7, 2014, Briarfest will launch a new event in the northern part of Colorado Springs.
The weekend includes carnival midway rides, games, free concerts, entertainment, Briarfest Bolt (5k run), arts & crafts shopping, food booths, drinks (beer & wine tasting), and a silent auction. A few of the bands that are already lined up to appear on teh Briarfest Stage are: Justin Lane, Martinishot, One More Shot, Roz Brown & Bill Barwick, Crystal Hill Billys, and Sendero De…
Catholic Charities will benefit from a planned 13 day Marian Shrines Pilgrimage to Portugal, Spain & France with a three night Mediterranean cruise. The trip will be from April 22 - May 4, 2015, and coincide with the 100th anniversary of Fatima. Only 34 double occupancy spaces will be sold. If the tour sells out, Catholic Charities should receive $10,000.
The trip will begin in Lisbon, Portugal, visiting the birthplace of St. Anthony of Padua for Mass, followed by a tour of the city. …
The Marian House Client Services and Life Support Services are in DESPERATE NEED of the following items:
Sizes 2T through sizes 14-16 in both boys and girls clothing, size large and above T-shirts, reading glasses, toothbrushes, feminine products, deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, laundry detergent, and twin bladed razors.
All donations can be dropped off at 14 West Bijou Street, west side of the building at the dock between the hours of 8:00 am – 2:00 pm, Monday – Saturday. Thank…
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