Above and Beyond


St. Luke’s Annual Day of Service and Outreach

Saturday, April 20, 2024

St. Luke’s has always been about mission and outreach beyond our walls. We have coordinated multiple outreach sites for our community to volunteer with on Saturday, April 20. Grab your family and friends and decide where you want to serve! What better way go Above and Beyond and share the St. Luke’s spirit across the Denver-metro area?

Morning Blessing

At 9:00am on Saturday, April 20 meet at St. Luke’s for coffee and donuts. You will. connect with your volunteer group and plan for carpooling. The clergy team will offer a prayer and blessing as you head out to serve!

Registration

Please sign-up for one of the following outreach and service opportunities. You will be contacted following registration with more details and in some cases, the information to complete a secondary registration directly with the organization where you will be volunteering. 

Register all family members who will be participating. Include the age of all those under 18. Please indicate if you are willing to carpool.


We Don’t Waste – North Middle School Mobile Food Market, Aurora CO

We will serve at a no-cost grocery market offered to the public. This market is outdoors.  Please wear comfortable clothing and close toed shoes.  Also, please check the weather before the event and dress accordingly. We will be outdoors for the duration of the event.  Participants must be at least 12 if accompanied by their parent/guardian.  

Time: Saturday, April 20 from 12:15pm-3:30pm

Meet at St. Luke’s to carpool at 11:15am

Participant #: 12

Contact: Bruce Kirchhoff

Register here


Highlands Ranch Community Association

We will be clearing trails including cutting down shrubbery, clearing branches, and more.  We will also be spreading mulch and digging out and painting stumps in outdoor classrooms, and possibly gardening.

TIME: 10:00am-noon

Meet at St. Luke’s for blessing and to carpool at 9:00am

Participant #: 20

Contact: Jay Lee

Register here


Colorado Feeding Kids – Meal Packing Event, Denver CO

Pack nutritious meals that are given free of charge to families, schools, food banks to help eradicate food insecurity. This is a fun project for ages 7 and up!

Time: 11:00am-1:00pm

Meet at St. Luke’s for blessing and to carpool at 9:00am

Participant #: 20

Contact: Rev. Liza Stoltz Hanson

Register here


St. Luke's Monday Lunches – Blessing Bag Packing Event @ St. Luke’s

Pack Blessing Bags that will be available to accompany the Monday Lunches that St. Luke’s prepares for those experiencing homelessness in Denver. This is an event for ALL ages, but especially young children. 

Time: 9:30am - 11:00am

Participant #: 12

Contact: Sam Leahy

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Florence Crittenton Services

FCS works to educate, prepare, and empower teen mothers and their children. Our group will assist FCS outdoor in landscaping work (weather permitting) as well as sorting donations.

Time: 10:00am-noon

Meet at St. Luke’s for blessing and to carpool at 9:00am

Participant #: 15

Contact: Carolyn Maddox

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St. Luke's Garden Clean Up

Help tend to our impressive backyard garden at St. Luke’s. You’ll be moving mulch, cutting back over-growth, and other tasks. Bring sunscreen, water, and work gloves. All ages are welcome to participate. 

Time: 9:30am-noon

Meet at St. Luke’s for blessing at 9:00am

Participant #: 10

Contact: Nichole Rairigh 

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St. Luke’s Labyrinth – Clean-up and Restoration

Help spruce up the St. Luke’s labyrinth in our backyard. You’ll be shifting pea gravel, weeding, and restoring the path. Bring sunscreen, water, and work gloves. All ages are welcome to participate. St. Luke’s Youth are highly encouraged to attend.  

Time: 9:30am-noon

Meet at St. Luke’s for blessing at 9:00am

Participant #: 12

Contact: Josey Seevers and Jenita Rhodes 

Register here