Diocese of Colorado

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 15:40

Island Grove Village (IGV) is a multifamily housing complex in The Episcopal Diocese of Colorado. IGV is supported by the Trinity Housing Corporation of Greeley of Trinity Episcopal Church. IGV’s mission is to provide affordable housing, family...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 13:27

St. Francis Center, located in the Diocese of Colorado, serves as a “place of peace” for men and women who are homeless in metro Denver. Since 1983, the center has provided a safe and stable place for their guests during the hours that night...

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:33

The 32nd Avenue Jubilee Center undertook a special project to get to know their community. As the recipients of an Asset Based Community Development Grant, the center sought to better understand the world around them. The project was undertaken...

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:27

The Broomfield Farmers’ Market has made it their mission to “[Bridge] the chasm that separates lower-income residents from access to fresh, nutritious, locally-grown food each summer.” This Jubilee Ministry, based out of Holy Comforter Episcopal...

Friday, October 17, 2014 - 15:02

St. Benedict Health and Healing Ministry has very specific goals, the chief of which is, naturally, to heal those who are ill in body, mind and spirit. An institution and Jubilee Ministry of the Diocese of Colorado, St. Benedict’s is a point of...

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:37

The following is an account of Josefina and her family, participants at Metro CareRing in Denver, Colorado. Josefina, a Metro CareRing participant who had been receiving occasional food assistance for several years, met with a Resource Specialist...

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:34

The following is an account of Dan and Teresa, participants at Metro CareRing: Dan and Teresa had both lost their jobs in the previous two weeks and were visiting Metro CareRing for the first time. Dan commented, "Last year, we donated food. I...

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:29

The following is an account of Claudine, a participant at Metro CareRing in Denver, Colorado. Claudine recently went through a divorce.  Her husband had been the primary breadwinner in the household, and after the divorce Claudine was “dead broke...

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:26

The following is an account of Claudine, a participant at Metro CareRing in Denver, Colorado. Claudine recently went through a divorce.  Her husband had been the primary breadwinner in the household, and after the divorce Claudine was “dead broke...

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:24

The following story is a first-person account from Joe, a participant at Metro CareRing in Denver, Colorado. I have been coming to Metro CareRing off and on for several years, and I can honestly tell you that the organization has changed my life. I...

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