Former Slave’s Remains Exhumed, Laid to Rest at Denver Cathedral

On the 99th anniversary of her death, people of all ages lined up to venerate the earthly remains of Servant of God Julia Greeley before they were entombed. Auxiliary Bishop Jorge Rodriguez celebrated the liturgy on June 7. (Courtesy of the Archdiocese of Denver)

Servant of God Julia Greeley is first person entombed at archdiocese’s mother church.

DENVER — She was a laywoman, a Catholic convert, an ex-slave — and she is the first person to be buried at Denver’s 105-year-old cathedral.

The remains of Servant of God Julia Greeley…

Denver Rare Beer Tasting IX Breweries Announced

DENVER, CO — More than 60 of America’s leading craft breweries have agreed to take part in the ninth annual Denver Rare Beer Tasting to raise funds for the Pints for Prostates campaign.

The prostate cancer awareness event will be held on Oct. 6 in Colorado during the same weekend as the Great American Beer Festival. The Denver Rare Beer Tasting IX features the chance to sample rare, exotic and vintage beers from 68 craft breweries and the opportunity to meet the men and women who made them.

“An amazing collection of American…

Charity Event Denver CO

When running a charity Denver CO event you need a lot of help to make things run correctly. You need people who can handle fundraising for you, people who can handle marketing, people who can run the entire event and make sure that things go as planned. Typically when people want to run these type of events they personally do not have the type of skills it takes to pull it off. When this is the situation, the typically higher and event planner. Specifically, they look for an event planner who has expertise in charity events…

Dialysis Firms Get Help From Congress to Lift Charity Ban

Ban limits companies steering patients to better-paying plans Republicans, Democrats ask Trump administration to revise rule

Members of Congress are pushing to revise an Obama-era rule that barred some dialysis patients from getting aid from industry-backed charities, a change that could also make it easier for kidney care companies to steer those patients into insurance plans that pay the companies better.

Patients with end-stage kidney disease who need dialysis are typically covered under Medicare or Medicaid. Those U.S. government programs reimburse dialysis providers including Fresenius SE and DaVita Inc. at…

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, May 16

Here’s a look at a variety of events Tuesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:

ART

Through May 21: Japan Style Netsuke — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Through May 27: “Uncanny Worlds” — Works by David Cheifetz, Gallery 1261, Denver; gallery1261.com.

Through Sept. 24: Sculpture by Alexander Calder — Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver; botanicgardens.org.

“Reclaiming Images of Black Women: Beyond Mammy, Jezebel & Sapphire” — Through Tuesday, Colorado College, I.D.E.A, Space, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, 825 N. Cascade Ave.; 389–6607.

Don Coen: “The Migrant Series” — Through…

Barn Party gets Colorado two-steppin’ for a cause

DENVER — ’Tis the season for Colorado’s best charity events — so you better get your cowboy boots ready because The Barn Party presented by Budweiser is coming up fast!

If you feel like you just hung up your Derby Party hat, you’re not alone. But what’s better than transitioning from pastels and florals to your best denim and plaid?

The Barn Party is just that — a giant party thrown inside the barns at Littleton’s Polo Reserve. It started as a kick-off celebration to the Denver Polo Classic presented by Schomp…

CBS4’s Lauren Whitney Swings For The Fences For A Good Cause At Coors Field

DENVER (CBS4) — Every 40 seconds someone in the U.S. suffers a stroke and UCHealth teamed up with the Colorado Rockies to get word out.

UCHealth invited former players from the Rockies, Nuggets and Avalanche to hit in a home run derby to raise money for stroke awareness, and CBS4’s Lauren Whitney was invited to participate.

CBS4’s Lauren Whitney (credit: CBS)
CBS4’s Lauren Whitney (credit: CBS)

“It was the longest and most nerve-wracking two minutes of my life,” Whitney said.

A dozen former pro athletes and…

What Charities On Denver CO Do You Want To Get Involved With?

When looking at different charities in Denver, you will see that there are various ways to get involved. You can attend the charity events, or you can simply make donations. You can volunteer your time, and you can also help organize for those charities. Charities are handled differently than one another, so you will want to make sure that you know enough about them. For example, a city calendar will show you many different events that are coming up in 2017 in regards to charities in Denver.

You…

Calhoun to headline 10th Annual Colorado Coaches for Charity event

Denver, CO (April 24, 2017) — Air Force Head Football Coach Troy Calhoun will once again join the football coaches from around the state in the name of charity. The 10th Annual Colorado Coaches for Charity will be held on Friday, May 12th at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. More than 300 guests will be in attendance.

All of the head football coaches from the Colorado universities will share the stage with Coach Calhoun: Mike Bobo (Colorado State), Earnest Collins, Jr. (Northern Colorado), Mike MacIntyre (Colorado) and John Wristen…

Aimco Achieves Denver Post Top Workplace Designation for the Fifth Consecutive Year

DENVER, April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — For the fifth consecutive year, Apartment Investment and Management Company (Aimco) has earned the distinction of being a Denver Post Top Workplace in Colorado. Aimco has earned this designation each year it has participated in the program and is one of only three mid-sized companies to achieve the honor five times in a row.

Aimco’s Top Workplace designation was based on results of a third-party, confidential survey of Aimco team members who evaluated the company in areas including workplace culture, leadership, and…

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