Outreach and Commnunity Building Events
1. Community Outreach include but not limited to
Food Program: for metro area food banks
Discovery: Job Network serves more than 1,037 jobseekers and 2,185 listing of employers at no cost. Has sponsors in the metro Denver and Colorado Springs areas.
Project 600: Youth Ministry provides a Christmas party for more than 700 inner-city school children
Angel Tree: reaches out to the families of prisoners at Christmas
Ditty Bags: for Samaritan Shelter
Baby Shower: for unwed mothers
2. Many organizations and support groups or like experiences, e.g., singles, young mothers, divorced/widowed/separated, senior citizens, men's club, ladies club, etc.
3. Spiritual development: missions, retreats, workshops, lecture series, special worship services, perpetual adoration, May crowning, prayer rally, etc.
4. Community Building Activities
Padre Restaurant: offers Sunday brunch catered by Mile High Catering, after all morning Masses and caters all parish events.
Epiphany Party (January)
Clergy and Religious Appreciation Day (last Friday or Saturday before Ash Wednesday
Coffee and Donut Sunday (Every fourth Sunday of the month)
Seder Meal (Lent)
Fish Fry (Fridays in Lent)
St. Patrick's Dinner and Dance (March)
Volunteer Appreciation Party (March, April or May)
Leadership Days (June)
STM Day; Pastor's Award (June 22)
Jericho Jog (August)
Prayer Groups Fair (August)
Ministry Fair (August)
Mane Event: Auction for STM School (November)