Advocates for Life

Educate others about the importance of life from “conception to natural death”. This group also meets once a month to pray in front of local clinics of Planned Parenthood.

Contact: Terry McNeill, (303) 358.7985
bigtlilmon@comcast.net


Cookies, Sandwiches & More

Make pb&j sandwiches and/or desserts at home once a month for the homeless. Food is picked up at OLOL for delivery to the Holy Ghost Parish food line.

Contact: Sarah Warren, (720) 220.1350
sarahrw@icloud.com


Eucharistic Ministry to the Sick & Homebound

Bring the Eucharist to parishioners unable to attend Mass due to serious illness.

Contact: Parish Office, (303) 766.3800
secretary@ourladyofloreto.org


Habitat for Humanity

Build a home for a needy family. It is a great way to share time and talent for the Lord. Come swing a hammer or use a paint brush with us (no talent needed).

Contact: Mark Schutte, (303) 699.1797
mdscms@comcast.net


Life Closet

Join our team and help those in need of clothing. Help sort clothes, transport clothes to the Life Closet ‘store,’ organize clothes on site and help out those who come into the Life Closet.

Contact: Betty Hofer, 303-495-0249
bethofer@comcast.net


Nursing Home Outreach

Live the Gospel by visiting and comforting those in need. People of all ages, even whole families, are welcome to volunteer.

Contact: Andy Burroughs, (720) 870.3386 burroughsak@gmail.com


Arapahoe County Prison Outreach

Spend time with those in prison. Visits take place on Sunday mornings and Wednesday afternoons.

Contact: Deacon Mike Magee, (303) 414.2263 deaconmike@ourladyofloreto.org


Ridge View Academy

Share your love of the Lord by spending time helping at this boy’s detention facility. Visits take place on Sunday afternoons.

Contact: Deacon Mike Magee, (303) 414.2263 deaconmike@ourladyofloreto.org


Marvin Foote Youth Detention Center

Share the Good News with boys and girls in jail. Visits are Friday afternoons.

Contact: Deacon Mike Magee, (303) 414.2263 deaconmike@ourladyofloreto.org


Soup Kitchen

Join a group of parishioners who prepare and serve food on Fridays at St. Francis Center in Denver once or twice a month.

Contact: Rosanne May Plaski, (303) 699.9245 rosie726@gmail.com


St. Vincent de Paul Society

Serve those within our parish boundaries who have material needs.

Contact: Don Schnaidt and Robin Supinger
ourladyofloreto.svdp@gmail.com

http://svdpusa.org/About-Us/Mission-and-Values

Need assistance? Call the St. Vincent de Paul line directly at 303.414.2283. Please leave a message and they will return your call as soon as possible.


The Giving Wreath

Make Christmas a little brighter by helping to provide gifts for those in need. Participate by purchasing gifts, helping sort the gifts, and/or being a driver to help deliver the gifts. 

Contact: Elizabeth Freas, (303) 941.2109
Cheryl Hall, (720) 391.1857
chall@ourladyofloreto.org


Food Bank of the Rockies

Help disburse food from the Food Bank of the Rockies in our own parking lot once a month.

Contact: Ed Freygang


Grief Support Ministry

Help those who have suffered a loss by offering emotional and spiritual support and  compassion.  Volunteers mail packets of information to the bereaved.

Grief support groups are offered on a weekly basis throughout the year for those who have lost a loved one.

Contact:  Lydia Hoague  (720) 427-0978
Lydiaghoague@comcast.net


Stephen Ministry

Stephen Ministers are trained and certified members of our parish who LISTEN, CARE, ENCOURAGE, and provide emotional and spiritual SUPPORT to anyone facing the consequences of life challenges such as grief from death, job loss, divorce, a move, illness, or any other challenge in life. Call for more information or to receive a Stephen Minister.

Contact: Ellie Cahill, (925) 451.2487


Are you caring for a spouse or other loved one with dementia? Join our dementia caregiver support group which meets monthly.

Contact: Sue, (303) 725.6810
Lily, (303) 570.9521

Dementia Caregiver Support Group