Danos WORKS Helps Grant-A-Wish


By: The Pipeline

Earlier this year, Maintenance Foreman Jerry Pitre (center) presented a check to Louisiana State Police Troop C Grant-A-Wish, a non-profit 501(c)(3) wish granting organization. The goal of the organization is to grant wishes to children under 18 with life altering, life threatening or terminal illnesses who reside in the Troop C Community.


Danos WORKS in Action


By: Renee Piper

On Friday, August 16, the Danos Foundation’s volunteer program, Danos WORKS, volunteered time at Live Oak Baptist Church in Pointe Aux Chenes, Louisiana. Read More...

Danos Works: Logging Volunteer Hours


By: David Gravois

Ever heard the expression time equals money? This couldn't be truer when talking about Danos Works, the volunteer segment of the Danos Foundation. Your time spent volunteering could turn into cash for your organization. You spend hours volunteering. Why not take a few minutes to log your hours to help your organization even further? Read More...

Danos Works Spotlight: Gail Losee


By: Samantha Magee

​After serving our country in the U.S. Army for 20 years, Gail Losee began working with Danos in March 2014 as a logistics coordinator. On her days off, you’re most likely to find Gail volunteering or cruising on her Harley Davidson. Her combined passion – volunteering and cruising – is what led her to get involved with Covenant Care, a nonprofit organization that provides hospice care, home health care, memory care and support for caregivers. Read More...

Danos Team Participates in Relay for Life Terrebonne


By: The Pipeline

The Danos Relay Team raised nearly $800 at the Relay for Life Terrebonne event on April 27 held at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center. The team will also be logging their hours with Danos Works so they can add to their total money raised. Read More...

Danos Foundation Gives to Casa of Terrebonne


By: Samantha Magee

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) of Terrebonne is one of the 2019 Danos GIVES grant recipients. The mission of CASA of Terrebonne is to be an independent and objective presence in the courts to speak for the best interest of abused and neglected children of Terrebonne Parish. They promote and support trained community volunteers to represent and help secure for each child a nurturing, safe and permanent home. Read More...

HOPE Ministries Receives Grant From Danos Gives


By: Samantha Magee

Established in 2003 as a merger of an onsite food pantry and mentoring program, HOPE Ministries of Baton Rouge aims to prevent homelessness and promote self-sufficiency and dignity. Serving more than 4,000 individuals annually, the organization has since expanded to include an adult education component that has proven to be fundamental in attaining its mission. Read More...

Danos Gives to the New Orleans Mission


By: Samantha Magee

On Friday, February 15, the Danos Foundation awarded the New Orleans Mission with a grant of $5,000. Founded in 1989, the New Orleans Mission provides shelter, food and spiritual guidance to a growing number of broken individuals in the region. Today, the Mission is the largest faith-based, private service provider to those suffering from addiction, food insecurity and homelessness Read More...

Danos Gives To Thibodaux Senior Citizens Center


By: Samantha Magee

Danos GIVES recently awarded Thibodaux Senior Citizens, Inc. a check for program funding. Thibodaux Senior Citizens, Inc. was established in 1976 with the purpose to promote programs for senior citizens in the City of Thibodaux, Louisiana, and the surrounding metropolitan area. Its values include making the entire community more responsive to the needs and interests of senior citizens. The Danos GIVES grant will be used to support the Easter Holiday Luncheon, which promotes socialization and community involvement among seniors.   Read More...

Danos Foundation Year at a Glance


By: Nicole Williams

In its second year, 2018 provided the Danos Foundation with many opportunities for growth. The number of employee donations and volunteer participation increased significantly from 2017, as well as the number of grant applications received. We gave away $39,750 to nine grant recipients and donated 99 generators to organizations who needed them. The accomplishments of 2018 have already set the foundation for a strong 2019, with 17 grant recipients receiving $45,000. Read More...