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Amor Caritas 2019

Amor Caritas Day was created in 2011 to honor Dana Hall’s long tradition of service by connecting students, alumnae, parents, faculty and staff through community projects around the world. This day connects the entire Dana Hall community through service projects.
There are many ways to participate!
Join or support current students, faculty, staff, and alumnae in one of three community service projects of your choice:

Volunteer Opps

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  • Greater Boston Food Bank

    Participant age requirement: 9th Grade+

    Sign-in: 8:30 a.m.
    Bus departs for service trip from the Shipley Center: 8:45 a.m.
    Bus returns to Dana campus: 12:45 p.m.

    If you wish to meet the group at The Greater Boston Food Bank, please be there by 9:30 am. The Greater Boston Food Bank is located at 70 South Bay Avenue Boston, MA 02118.
  • Cradles to Crayons

    Participant grade requirement: Kindergarten+

    Sign-in: 9 a.m.
    Bus departs for service trip from the Shipley Center: 9:15 a.m.
    Bus returns to Dana campus: 12:45 p.m.

    If you wish to meet the group at Cradles to Crayons, please be there by 9:45 am. Cradles to Crayons is located at 155 N Beacon St, Brighton, MA 02135.
     
  • Prospect Hill Park Trail Clean Up in Waltham

    Participant grade requirement: 5th Grade +

    Sign-in: 9 a.m.
    Bus departs for service trip from the Shipley Center: 9:15 a.m.
    Bus returns to Dana campus: 12 p.m.

    If you wish to meet the group at Prospect Hill Park, please be there by 9:30 am. Prospect Hill Park is located at 314 Totten Pond Rd, Waltham, MA 02451.

Become an Amor Caritas Day project leader!

Do you have a local service project that you are already involved in or are interested in starting? Please consider being a parent contact for a project and invite other families to join you! Amor Caritas Day projects take place throughout the year. Let us know the details of your project and don't forget to send us a photo!

Sponsor Amor Caritas Day 2019!

While there is no charge to participate, consider sponsoring the event. Sponsorships help underwrite the cost of materials, transportation, and administrative fees from the community service organizations.

Click here to become a sponsor or donate to the event.

If paying by check, please make payable to Dana Hall School and mail to:
Kathy Luby, Advancement Office, Dana Hall School, 45 Dana Road, Wellesley, MA 02482-9010.

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    "My favorite class at Dana Hall (so far!) has been Middle Eastern Studies. It covers interesting material that helps me to better understand current events, and provides me a unique perspective when so much of formal history education is focused on the West. The class has helped me break stereotypes, and I now view the world differently."
    -Anna