Colorado Unit

Welcome to the MDS Colorado Unit.

Colorado Unit building “Tiny Homes”

Denver, Colorado — The Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) Colorado Unit is responding to a local disaster that doesn’t easily fall into the criteria of a natural disaster, events MDS volunteers are well-known for addressing.

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Read Paul Johnson’s (MDS Colorado Unit board member) reflection on the Tiny Homes project.

Read more about Tiny Homes for the homeless in Denver, Colorado and about the Tiny Homes village collaborative.

Quick Stats

Colorado Unit Officers

Unit Coord/Chair – Dan Thiessen

Unit Treasurer – Nancy Magliery

Unit Secretary – Paul Johnson  

News, Updates, & Events

MDS shower trailer “restoring dignity and hope” for homeless in Colorado

From the generous hands of the Maple Grove Mennonite Church in Hartville, Ohio, a shower trailer traveled to Denver, Colorado, where it will help homeless people restore a sense of Read More…

At Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp, MDS volunteers are saving the forest—one tree at a time

At the 100-acre Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp in Divide, Colo., Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) volunteers removed trees infested by spruce beetles, an effort that combined care for the forest, wildfire Read More…

MDS volunteers cut down infested trees

Divide, Colorado – In late May and early June volunteers from Kansas felled around 20 trees and removed 35 major stumps from the property of the Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp Read More…

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