Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, donors, volunteers, and attendants, the 16th Annual St. Patrick's Day Gala raised $302,000 for the programs of Catholic Charities - an all-time fundraising record! The evening began with friendly, competitive bidding in the Silent Auction followed by a gourmet Irish-themed meal with wine and champagne from Barefoot Wine & Bubbly and Cheers Liquor Mart. Special thanks to Rose & Oscar Valdez for donating the corkage fee! Entertainment feature…
The Annual Pikes Peak Food & Wine Expo will benefit Marian House for the 5th year in a row!
The Pikes Peak Chapter of the Colorado Restaurant Association is hosting the 22nd 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. The event also features a Chef-Media cooking competition and a Craft Cocktail competition. A portion of the proceeds support the Marian House.
Pope Francis has urged people not to close the door on migrants and refugees. Catholic Charities of Central Colorado works with hundreds of families each year to help them navigate our immigration system to achieve legal status. Catholic Charities USA and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Migration have issued a press release and a joint letter to Congressional Representatives regarding the current discussion in Washington as it relates to immigration. For informat…
Catholic Charities of Central Colorado is offering a FREE 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.
Receive a free diaper bag stocked with baby items for you and your newborn at course completion. Showers of Support - a free baby shower for first-time mothers - are also available af…
What happens when an amazing chef, a craft beer brewer, and an agency who helps people turn their lives around come together in a Soup Kitchen? You get an amazing combination perfect for an unforgettable experience.
Welcome to THE Beer Dinners
Catholic Charities and Local Relic Brewery have teamed up to offer an intimate, fun evening at the Marian House with Local Relic's award-winning Beer Dinners (named Best Beer Dinner by Focus on the Beer).
The Beer Dinners are an opportunity to get tog…
Catholic Charities has proudly partnered with Pikes Peak United Way's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program ( VITA) for many years. VITA is an IRS-supported, free income tax preparation program for qualifying families throughout the Pikes Peak region. VITA volunteers help families complete and submit tax forms, apply for Earned Income Tax Credit, and begin a path toward financial stability.
Households with a gross annual income of less than $54,000 qualify for the VITA program. If you or so…
In May of 2016, Colorado Springs was shaken by the news of a homeless woman who was thrown from a bridge, paralyzed and sexually assaulted for multiple days until she was found by a passerby. The woman miraculously survived and her story left the community wondering how an incident like this could be prevented.
Conversations about safety and homelessness, particularly for women, took place throughout the region which concluded with a call for more services specifically for women during a time…
At Catholic Charities, we are more than a soup kitchen - we are here to help people succeed. Success to some people is finding a warm, safe place to get a meal. Or getting help to transition out of homelessness. Or learning the skills needed to get a job and change the direction of their lives. Success to us is making a difference, one life at a time.
Invest in Success.
Donate today by calling 719-866-6422 or click here to donate online.…