Danos Works Volunteer Spotlight

25-Sep-2018

By: Melanie Toups

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill

I started volunteering at age 15 so that I could gain experience before one day becoming a world-renowned doctor which never happened. I worked as a candy striper for a local hospital. I wore a pink and white striped smock while filing papers, delivering flowers to patients’ rooms and rocking babies to sleep.
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Generating Resources For Local Non-Profit Organizations

20-Sep-2018

By: The Pipeline

The Danos Foundation and Shell Exploration and Production Company worked together to donate 50 new generators to local non-profit agencies who need them for their own mission-related use.
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Danos Foundation Helps Refuge Services in Lubbock, Texas

22-Aug-2018

By: Melanie Toups

The Danos Foundation asks each grant recipient to provide a brief recap of how their organization used the grant funds they received from Danos Gives. The grant received by Refuge Services provided 104 hours of equine-assisted therapy for 35 clients, including 12 veterans, 18 children with disabilities and five at-risk youth. Read More...

How Danos Gives Is Making An Impact In Our Communities

09-Aug-2018

By: Melanie Toups

The Danos Foundation asks each grant recipient to provide a brief recap of how their organization used the grant they received from Danos Gives. Hope Extreme used their grant to focus on helping students have opportunities to learn and grow throughout the summer. Read More...

Danos Gives

18-Jul-2018

By: Melanie Toups

“No one has ever become poor by giving.” - Anne Frank
 
The Danos Foundation awarded $39,750 in grants this year to nine non-profit organizations serving the communities where we work and live. Several Danos employees participated in distributing grant checks to the grant recipients.
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You Have Questions. We Have Answers.

15-Jun-2018

By: The Pipeline

The Danos Foundation has a section dedicated to answer some of the more frequently asked questions about the different facets of the foundaton — Danos Gives, Danos Works, Danos Cares. If you have additional questions about the foundation, please email foundation@danos.com. Read More...

Danos Gives Spotlight

25-Apr-2018

By: Jeremy Adkins

Account Manager Aldo Chavez (left) and General Manager of U.S. Land Operations Jeremy Adkins (right) recently presented a grant to Patti Mandrell of REFUGE Services of Lubbock, Texas on behalf of the Danos Foundation. Read More...

Danos Works Volunteer Spotlight

18-Apr-2018

By: David Gravois

Danos IT Business Analyst Michael Schwertz (left) has logged 30 volunteer hours with Danos Works. For his 2017 volunteer efforts, the Danos Foundation awarded Michael with a $150 check that he proudly presented to Robert Schwertz, youth minister for Community Bible Church, before their senior high school lock-in function on Feb 16. Over 180 kids from the South Lafourche area showed up for the senior and middle school lock-ins. Read More...

Danos Gives Grant Recipients

11-Apr-2018

By: The Pipeline

The grant issuing arm of the Danos Foundation, Danos GIVES, recently dispensed nine grants totaling $39,750 to charitable causes in several different locations where the company conducts business. One such cause is the Girls on the Run Bayou Region. Read More...

Ready...Set...Give

23-Mar-2018

By: David Gravois

The Danos Foundation recently presented a $2,500 grant to John and Ashley Fontenot, the founders of Cooper Life Fund. The Cooper Life Fund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created with an objective to develop methods of raising money which will aid children and families of children born with heart defects and other serious medical conditions. John and Ashley founded the organization after their son Cooper Fontenot was born in 2004 with a congenital heart defect. Read More...