2019 safety focushouma: july 22 and 29midland: dates tba

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...

Danos Gives And Friends of Bayou Lafourche


By: Samantha Magee

​On Wednesday, February 13, the Danos Foundation presented a check to the Friends of Bayou Lafourche (FOBL), one of the 2019 Danos GIVES grant recipients. The mission of FOBL is “to raise awareness of the importance of Bayou Lafourche and its revitalization, through education and informational outreach, and by the recreation and beautification opportunities along the bayou.” Read More...

Danos Works Volunteer Spotlight


By: The Danos Foundation

In 2018, Compliance Coordinator Rick Keen logged 290 hours through the Danos Works portal. Through the Roman Catholic Church of the Diocese of Lafayette, he volunteers as a minister at the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center weekly. Read More...

danos foundation searching for new committee members


By: The Danos Foundation

The Danos Foundation is looking for three new committee members to help fulfill our purpose of Honoring God. Leveraging the time, talent and treasure of Danos employees to solve big challenges for our communities. Read More...

Help The Haven


By: The Danos Foundation

The Haven is a local domestic violence shelter located in Houma, Louisiana, as well as, a 2018 Danos Gives grant recipient. In addition to this year’s grant, The Danos Foundation is asking for help from Danos employees in supporting The Haven this holiday season during their Give Thanks for Your Safe Home Supply Drive. Read More...

Deadline Approaching To Submit Volunteer Hours


By: David Gravois

Have all of your volunteer hours been building up? It is time to cash them in! Danos Works will award $5 per hour for every hour you’ve volunteered with an approved 501(c) 3 or 170 (b) organization, and $10 per hour for organizations that specifically target community or Welfare challenges in areas where Danos lives or conducts business. Read More...