Danos Gives And Friends of Bayou Lafourche

14-Feb-2019

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

09-Jan-2019

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

17-Dec-2018

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

13-Dec-2018

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

07-Nov-2018

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...

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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