The purpose of Veritas Volunteers is to serve the New Orleans community by participating in various service opportunities during the school year. Some of our projects for this year are Boo At the Zoo, Chef’s Charity, St. Alphonus School, and Green Charter School. Veritas Volunteers is open to all Dominican students.
At a recent Veritas Volunteers Club meeting, students made Christmas crafts to be donated to the Peace Center, Chateau de Norte Dame, and a local elementary school.
Veritas Volunteers participated in Boo at the Zoo on October 18 and October 25th. Boo at the Zoo is a Halloween event coordinated by Audubon Zoo and Children’s Hospital. Twenty students volunteered handing out candy and playing games with the children who attended the event. There was also live music and a costume contest.
Students from Dominican’s Key Club served food and were runners to help guests get to their table at the Chefs’ Charity for Children to benefit St. Michael’s Special School. Famous chefs in New Orleans attend and participate in cooking demonstrations at the event. Then the chefs’ creations are served buffet style. After the event, the …Continue Reading
Members of Dominican’s Key Club volunteered to cook food at the Ronald McDonald house!
Dominican’s Key Club served food at the Chef’s Charity for St. Michael’s Special School.
The Key Club worked with the office of Dominican Catholic Identity to collect hundreds of pairs of socks to be donated to Chateau de Notre Dame assisted living facility and to Reverend Kaseem Short to be donated to those in need in the Gert Town area.