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U.S. Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade
Denver7: Hundreds of Denver metro students participate in walkout to protest Roe vs. Wade SCOTUS, May 12, 2022

AM 630 KHOW: Lynn Grandon, Respect Life Denver offers help for struggling pregnant women, May 10, 2022

CBS4 Denver: Leaked Roe v. Wade Opinion Reverberates Through Colorado, May 4, 2022

Denver7:  'We're in uncharted waters': Many questions linger after unprecedented leak of Roe v. Wade draft opinion: May 2, 2022

Fox31: Colorado leaders, groups react to Roe v. Wade news, May 2, 2022

House Bill22-1279
9News: Colorado lawmakers spend more than 24 hours debating bill that would make abortion a right, March 12, 2022

CBS4Denver: Reproductive Health Equity Act Passes Colorado’s House Of Representatives 7-4, March 12, 2022

Dan Caplis 630 KHOW: Sharry Halpin, Marisol volunteer shares personal story of abortion regret, March 11, 2022

Denver Catholic: Catholic community opposes radical abortion bill proposed in Colorado, March 10, 2022

Denver7: Bill that would codify abortion access faces first committee test, March 8, 2022

Pro-lifers invited to public rally opposing radical abortion bill this Saturday, March 12; March 8, 2022

Winter weather coverage

Denver7: Getting ready for the freeze: Temperatures take a nosedive as the cold weather moves in, Feb. 21, 2022

CBS4 Denver: Northern Colorado Emergency Shelters Open As Temperatures Drop Like A Rock, Feb. 21, 2022

Telemundo Denver: Refugios en Denver se llenan debido al frío extremo (Denver shelters filling up due to extreme cold), Feb. 23, 2022

Marshall Fire
Denver Catholic: Marshall Fire victims find aid in Archdiocesan Fire and Disaster Relief Fund, Feb. 17, 2022

Respect Life Denver
Denver Catholic: Read the winning essay from this year’s Celebrate Life student essay contest, Jan. 25, 2022

9News: Large crowd gathers for Celebrate Life Rally, Jan. 17, 2022

Colorado Politics & The Gazette: Thousands of anti-abortion activists gather for 'Celebrate Life Rally' at Colorado State Capitol, Jan. 17, 2022

Colorado Springs Gazette: Photos: Celebrate Life Rally and March in Denver, Jan. 16, 2022

Dan Caplis Show 630 KHOW: McGarrity family celebrates life, adoption every day with their 8 children, Jan. 13, 2021

The Gazette: Colorado Springs abortion opponents gear up for potential overturning of Roe v. Wade during upcoming events, Jan. 13, 2021

Denver Catholic: ‘Bring Your Joy’ to historic Celebrate Life Rally and March Jan. 15, Dec. 31, 2021


National Catholic Register: Inflation Spike Adds Another Burden to Families Struggling Economically, Dec. 17, 2021

Marisol Health
Denver Catholic: Parishes and Marisol Health team up to help moms in need, Dec. 13, 2021

Thanksgiving- Samaritan House 48th
9News: Samaritan House 48th seen by some as a saving grace, Nov. 25, 2021


Respect Life Denver
Telemundo Denver (Spanish): Colorado también ofrece opciones de vida donde alientan a las embarazadas a no interrumpir la gestación (Colorado offers life options where pregnant women are encouraged not to terminate their pregnancies), Nov. 18, 2021

Samaritan House 48th
Fox31/CW2: Help Coats for Colorado keep more people warm this winter, check your closet, Nov. 10, 2021



Respect Life Denver
Catholic News Agency: Denver pro-life Eucharistic procession circles state's largest abortion clinic, Oct. 6, 2021

9News: A Denver Planned Parenthood has seen a 520% increase in patients from Texas, Oct. 5, 2021


School Supply Drive
Denver Post: Experts warn Colorado families not to wait for the last bell to buy school supplies, Aug. 7, 2021

Samaritan House 48th

Denver 7: Colorado nonprofits prepare to step up with federal freeze on evictions slated to end, July 15, 2021

Yahoo! News/CBS4: New Samaritan House Opens To Serve Women Experiencing Homelessness, June 30, 2021

9News: Denver to acquire motels to shelter those experiencing homelessness, June 30, 2021

Team Samaritan

CBS4 Denver: How Cycling 29,029 Vertical Feet During 24-Hour Summer Solstice Ride Is Helping Fight Homelessness, June 20, 2021

Colorado Public Radio: Following A Horrific Accident, A Bicyclist Gets Back In The Saddle At Ride The Rockies, June 17, 2021

Denver Catholic: Team Samaritan cyclist goes ‘Everesting’ for the homeless and hungry, June 14, 2021


Marisol Health
Denver Catholic: CSU Students for Life spark conversation about what pro-life pregnancy centers actually do, June 1, 2021

Samaritan House

Denver Catholic: Samaritan House shelter expands capacity for women experiencing homelessness, May 17, 2021

Fox31/CW2: Denver homeless shelter for families expands, celebrates renovations, May 15, 2021

CBS4: Samaritan House Expands To Meet Increased Need Among Those Experiencing Homelessness, May 14, 2021

Denver7/Yahoo News: Samaritan House celebrating renovations and expansion, May 14, 2021

CBS4: Samaritan House Prepares For Winter Storm, March 13, 2021

Denver Catholic: Samaritan House shelter braces for record-breaking snowstorm, March 12, 2021

Highlands Ranch Herald: My Name Is ...Tom Schwein; After a tragic accident, a cycling enthusiast gets back on the bike, March 8, 2021

CBS4 Denver: Samaritan Cycling Renovates Shelter Dorms, Feb. 13, 2021





Colorado Gives Day

630 AM KHOW with Dan Caplis: Mike Sinnett discusses shelter services, Dec. 8, 2020

630 AM KHOW with Ross Kaminsky: Joe Domko talks about Larimer County Services, Dec. 8, 2020

Vail Daily: Are you ready for Colorado Gives Day?, Nov. 24, 2020


Little Flower

Fox31/Ch2: Little Flower Assistance Center, Dec. 2, 2020


Black 14 food donation

Denver Post: “There are good people in the world.” How Wyoming’s Black 14 mended fences with LDS church and brought Thanksgiving dinners to Denver, Nov. 22, 2020

CBS4: Retired Black 14 football player donates to Catholic Charities with LDS Church, Nov. 17, 2020

Desert News: How the ‘Black 14’ and Latter-day Saints became partners moving mountains of food to those in need, Nov. 17, 2020

Samaritan House

9News: Samaritan House adjusts Thanksgiving plans due to pandemic, Nov. 26, 2020

Fox31: Women's emergency shelter at Samaritan House re-opens early before snowstorm, Oct. 25, 2020

Channel 7: Denver7 Everyday Hero knits hats, spreads warmth to the needy, Oct. 21, 2020


Respect Life Denver / Proposition 115

850 KOA Mandy Connell show: Lynn Grandon on Colorado's proposed late-term abortion ban, Oct. 6, 2020

630 KHOW Dan Caplis show: Lynn Grandon on Republican convention and Proposition 115, Aug. 27, 2020

Denver Catholic: Q&A: Colorado voters urged to vote 'Yes on Prop 115' to end late-term abortion, Aug. 25, 2020



Bottom Line Diaper Bank/ Marisol Family

9News: Denver nonprofits rally for diaper-need awareness, Sept. 23, 2020

AM 710 KNUS Steffan Tubbs: About National Diaper Need Awareness Week, Sept. 22, 2020

Denver Catholic: Diaper need is a silent crisis- will you help?, Sept. 22, 2020


St. Raphael Counseling
Denver Catholic: St. Raphael's to host first annual Hope and Healing conference, Sept. 1, 2020

Denver Catholic column: September is Suicide Awareness Month, Sept. 10, 2020

Community Services

9News: Day of Services at Fort Logan Cemetery, Sept. 12, 2020


Archdiocesan Housing

Loveland Reporter-Herald: Neighbors meet virtually to discuss Catholic Charities supportive housing development, Sept. 16, 2020

Catholic Charities proposing 55-unit supportive housing complex to aid Loveland’s homeless, July 16, 2020


Coronavirus (COVID-19)

9News: April 30, 2020
Footers Caterings prepares meals to deliver to Archdiocesan Housing residents


Denver7: April 30, 2020
Women's Emergency Shelter at the Coliseum


Fox 31: April 30, 2020
Little Flower Assistance Center and the Knights of Columbus


CBS4: April 12, 2020

Aurora Sentinel: Pandemic hits metro food banks hard with more need, fewer volunteers, April 10, 2020

Denver7: Little Flower Assistance Center food bank

April 2, 2020


March 26, 2020


630 KHOW: Non-profits helping Coloradans during #coronavirus that could use your help, March 26, 2020

Denver Post: Denver is preparing people experiencing homelessness for coronavirus, March 16, 2020

Fort Collins Coloradan: Northside Aztlan Community Center will serve as homeless shelter amid coronavirus outbreak, March 20, 2020

Denver Post: With vulnerable populations, Colorado senior centers and eldercare facilities step up coronavirus precautions, March 9, 2020


Initiative 120 - Late-term abortion ban in CO


Giving Machines

CBS4: 'Giving Machines' Make Donating to Charity As Easy As Buying A Candy Bar, Dec. 2, 2019

Denver7: Giving Machine at 15th and Larimer, Dec. 2, 2019

Fox31 Denver: Downtown Denver vending machine collects cash for charities, Dec. 13, 2019


Thanksgiving Day
9News: Samaritan House thanksgiving to feeds hundreds, Nov. 28, 2019

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Colorado Gives Day 2019


Respect Life Office
9News: Colorado’s first abortion clinic gives up $500k in federal funding to continue providing services, July 24, 2019

Boulder Daily Camera: Boulder Valley Women’s Health Center withdraws from Title X, July 18, 2019

Denver Catholic: An Olympian (and Catholic mom) on the transgender threat to women’s sports, July 25, 2019

Catholic News Agency: For pregnant women facing poverty, pro-life groups offer resources for success, July 14, 2019

Denver Catholic: Catholic ministries aim to serve every need of at-risk women, July 11, 2019

Mile High CRE: Golden Spike Apartments Celebrate Grand Re-Opening, July 17, 2019


Team Samaritan House
Denver Catholic: Team Samaritan House rider draws strength from teammates in battle with brain cancer, June 19, 2019

St. Raphael Counseling

Denver Catholic column: An examination of conscience for spouses, March 15, 2019

Fort Collins Coloradoan: Mission critical: Homeless shelter, soup kitchen celebrates bittersweet milestone, March 25, 2019


Samaritan House renovations
9News: Samaritan House shelter gearing up for renovation, March 20, 2019


Denverite: Family services suspended during renovations at Samaritan House, March 19, 2019

Denverite: Samaritan House is set to reopen with a new kitchen facility to serve its 1,500 daily meals, Aug. 27, 2019

Denver Post: A Denver homeless shelter renovating its kitchen kept residents’ bellies full with help from community, Aug. 27, 2019 (Photo credit: Hyoung Chang/Denver Post)


Blizzard, 'Bomb Cyclone'
Denver Post: Colorado weather: Live updates as bomb cyclone sweeps into DenverMarch 13, 2019

Denver Catholic: Samaritan House, Denver Rescue Mission team up to shelter homeless during blizzard, March 19, 2019

Denver Post: Shelters opening to shield Colorado residents from brunt of blizzard, March 13, 2019


Celebrate Life Rally and March 2019

Denver Catholic: 'Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that’: Coloradans march to celebrate life

Diocese of Colorado Springs: Diocese represented at Celebrate Life March in Denver

Newsbook: Pro-Life Marches in the US and other countries

National Catholic Register: Pro-Life Witness Comes to Cities Near You; Marches and Events Across America Protest Roe v. Wade

Our Sunday Visitor: Colorado celebrates life in all its beauty; Newer alternative to coastal pro-life marches shows how many voices of a movement can join together

Denver Catholic: "Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that": Coloradans march to celebrate life

Colorado Times Recorder: Thousands gather at Anti-Abortion Rally in Denver

CBS4: Road Blocked After Demonstrators Take Pro-Life Message To Civic Center Park

Fox31/CW2: Thousands go downtown for Celebrate Life


National Catholic Register: Standing Strong for the Unborn: Pro-Life March Around the Country

Catholic News Agency: Across the U.S., organizers prepare for pro-life marches

Denver Catholic: Celebrate Life March an 'invitation for people to accept the love of Christ'

Respect Life Office's Lynn Grandon interviewed Rush to Reason, KLZ 560, Jan. 9

Lynn Grandon, director of the Respect Life Office, also appeared on 630 KHOW radio, Jan. 11, 2019.

Grandon interviewed on the Dan Caplis Show on 630 KHOW starting at 31:10 of the audio file.


Archdiocesan Housing
Global Sisters Report: 'She never met a stranger': Sister Lucy's memory lives on, Jan. 7, 2019


Cold weather
Colorado Public Radio: Homeless Shelters Prep For The Busiest Time Of Year As Temperatures Drop Below Freezing, Dec. 27, 2018

Colorado Public Radio: Weekend Cold Snap Wasn't A Disruption For Denver Homeless Shelters

CBS4 Denver: Coat Drive Designed To Keep All Children Warm This Winter

Denver Catholic: Helping our kids be charitable in the world

Denver Catholic: Giving those in need a hand up, Nov. 13, 2018


Denver Post: Colorado singled out in federal report for high number of homeless families with children compared to other states, Dec. 17, 2019 (Photo credit: Helen Richardson/Denver Post)


City's homeless camp sweeps 

Denver7: Shelter says Denver homeless sweeps have created some individual success stories


CBS4: Warming Centers Open Along Front Range Ahead of Bitter Cold

Denver Post: Denver cleans up sidewalk homeless camps near downtown Samaritan House shelter

CBS4 Denver: Homeless ‘Tent City’ Cleaned Up In Denver’s Ballpark Neighborhood

Denver7: City cleans up encampment in downtown Denver, irking homeless and advocates

9News: Denver Public Works said feces, urine and rats prompted sidewalk cleanup at homeless camp

Westword: City Dismantles Large Tent City in Ballpark Neighborhood Denver Homeless Sweep Displaces More Than 100 'Urban Campers'

Fox31/CW2: Denver says feces, urine, litter prompted large homeless sweep around shelter


Respect Life Office
Denver Catholic: Mary is coming to see you; Parishes, Catholic schools invited to host a visit of new diocesan statue

The battle for life

Archdiocesan Housing
Archdiocesan Housing lends helping hand to people from all walks of life

Catholic News Service: U.S. reports poverty declines, but agencies finding needs remain great

Denver Post: A Denver homeless shelter renovating its kitchen kept residents’ bellies full with help from community

Denver Catholic: New CEO named for Catholic Charities of Denver

850 KOA: Catholic Charities School Supply Drive

Denver Catholic: What is true charity?


Marisol Health 

Demand letter to ProgressNow Colorado May 17, 2018 


Pregnancy Help News: Colorado Pregnancy Clinic Pushes Back Against "Fake Clinic" Charge

National Catholic Register: Pro-Abortion Groups Attack Catholic Crisis Pregnancy Center

Westword: Colorado Crisis Pregnancy Centers: We're Not Fake Clinics

Catholic News Agency: Pro-life medical clinic demands removal from 'libelous' video

Denver Catholic: Catholic health clinic fights back against defamatory video




Ride the Rockies
Denver Post: Ride the Rockies cyclist battles breast cancer, raises money for homelessness

St. Raphael Counseling
Denver Catholic: Catholic Charities joins with St. Raphael Counseling to increase services

Denver Catholic: Family finds fresh start at Samaritan House


Celebrate Life March

Denver Post: Abortion foes came out by the thousands to Colorado’s Capitol this weekend

CBS4: Thousands march downtown with pro-life message

9News: Dozens turn out for Denver’s Celebrate Life march

Denver Catholic guest column: Celebrate life with true unity

Denver Catholic: 2018 pro-life march to share joy of life


Denver Catholic: Marisol clinics help abortion-vulnerable women choose life, rebuild lives

Denver Catholic: Beacon of Hope gala to honor Mike and Jane Norton

CBS4: Homeless shelter see influx of women needing help

Denver7: Denver women’s shelter low on supplies amid record number of people seeking help

Denver Patch: Dangerously low in supplies, Denver women’s center asks for help

Greeley Tribune: ‘The most beautiful gift’: Christmas morning at the Guadalupe Community Center

Greeley Tribune: Honoring his family: University High senior thinks of grandfather, uncle while donating work boots to the homeless

CBS4 Denver: Single moms, kids get fresh start


Guadalupe Apartments

Crux: Denver Catholics answer America’s affordable housing crisis

Greeley Tribune: Guadalupe Apartments, Weld’s permanent supportive housing project in north Greeley, celebrates grand opening Friday (Also ran in the Denver Post)

Tribune Opinion: Opening of Guadalupe Apartments a win for the community

Denver Catholic: Catholic Charities opens first permanent supportive housing in Weld County 

Affordable Housing Finance: Permanent Supportive Housing Opens in Colorado

Weld County's largest Permanent Supportive Housing complex opens in Greeley


Samaritan House Women's Shelter

5280 Magazine: Largest Shelter for Homeless Women Opens in Denver

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

Denver7: Denver celebrates opening of 2 new housing options for city's homeless

Denver Post (includes new women's shelter): Denver’s new apartment building caters to homeless who have been traumatized after years on the streets


Marisol Homes

Fox31 Denver's Everyday Show: Marisol Homes "Move-In Challenge"


Fox31 Denver: Move-in challenge donations help furnish rooms for homeless moms

Denver7: Shelter for women needs help furnishing its new location

CC USA: Move-in Challenge Donations Help Furnish Rooms for Homeless Moms


Ride the Rockies- Team Samaritan House

Mile High Sports: Ride with Purpose: Team Samaritan House - Ride the Rockies 2017







Denver Post: Seen: Beacon of Hope Gala at Wings Over the Rockies

CNA: Can we end the need for abortion? One organization aims to find out

Catholic Charities USA: Pro-woman health clinic in Colorado expands services


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Denver, CO 80216

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Catholic Charities Denver
6240 Smith Road
Denver, CO 80216

Larimer County Services
Summit County Services
Weld County Services
Western Slope Services



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Denver, CO 80216

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Catholic Charities of Denver is a 501(c)(3) Organization
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Mail Donations to:
6240 Smith Road
Denver, CO 80216

Donation support:

Catholic Charities of Denver is a 501(c)(3) Organization
EIN: 84-0686679



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