New CEO named for Catholic Charities of Denver

Catholic Charities of Denver announced Wednesday that Darren A. Walsh, an experienced executive in diverse industries and a leader in mission-driven Catholic organizations, is its new president and chief executive […]

When donating, be smart about it

It’s the end of the year and that means Thanksgiving, Christmas and year-end giving. Most annual donations occur in December –one-third to be exact – and 12 percent in the […]

Catholic Charities opens first permanent supportive housing in Weld County

Thanks to Catholic Charities’ newly opened Guadalupe Apartments, this winter will be the first in seven that Christopher Llamas won’t be homeless. “January 1 would have been the first day […]

Catholic Charities opens Denver’s largest women’s homeless shelter

On Aug. 24, Catholic Charities opened the largest women’s-only homeless shelter in Denver. Samaritan House Women’s Shelter in northeast Denver will offer emergency overnight shelter for up to 100 single […]


Living out the Cabrini Option

There’s much current debate about “The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in Post-Christian Nation,” the recent book by Rod Dreher about the need to create tight-knit faith communities. Here’s […]


Building a culture of life in Colorado

There’s no reason for a woman to have an abortion in Colorado, which has been legal for decades. And there’s no reason for anyone to take their own life through […]

Archbishop, mayor stand ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Denver CEO Larry Smith unveiled plans for a new women’s shelter during an event Oct. 17 with Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. The […]

Introducing Marisol Health

When a woman finds herself in a crisis pregnancy, she needs more than a free test and a referral; she needs a connection to a wide network of support that […]

Ride the Rockies cyclist dedicates tour to homeless

Some avid cyclists pass the time with their favorite tunes or by chatting with fellow riders. During the Ride the Rockies Bicycle Tour, Leslie Prevish brings prayer intentions and her […]

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Prayer in the Square Needs You

The world can seem such a mess that we may wonder what we can do. We need to pray. We need to pray as individuals and as a Catholic community, […]

Rosary rallies promote prayer in the public square

A rosary crusader and Catholic Charities are teaming up to bring rosary rallies back to Denver. Sam Perry, a member of the board of trustees for the Catholic Foundation, is the man behind Prayer […]

40 Days for Life Energized by New Life

40 Days for Life is nearing its end, but that doesn’t mean advocacy for life has to. That’s what Morgan Rosand, program coordinator to the respect life office at Catholic […]