Larry Smith

Larry Smith

Call to Charity

Larry Smith is president and CEO of Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Denver, which serves those with a need to receive and those with a need to give.

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Call to Charity: The joy of giving

A mother with developmentally disabled children was flooded out of her mobile home in northern Colorado during the September floods. Thousands of dollars were raised from a variety of sources […]

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Call to Charity: Many Reasons for Thanksgiving at Samaritan House

Before helping serve a dinner recently for military veterans at Samaritan House in Denver, I sat with a table of men to learn about their lives. “I’m happy in my […]

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Call to Charity: Can you Spare $50 to Help Disaster Survivors?

When we think of the homeless, it’s often those on the street and in shelters, people that Catholic Charities seeks to help every day in service to Christ. There’s another […]

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Call to Charity: Special Ops for Men

While visiting a child care center for low-income and homeless families in Denver, I saw a boy about 5 years old shy away from my approach and hide under a […]