And the winner is…

The DJH Foundation is incredibly proud to announce Express Yourself Challenge winner Sophie Silveria of North Attleborough, Massachusetts has chosen North Attleborough Middle School to be the recipient of the $1,500 Creative Arts Grant. It is our hope that this grant will provide the young people of NAMS the opportunity to explore the creative artsContinue reading “And the winner is…”

Remembering 27

Our deep appreciation to the Emerson Sports Channel and the Emerson Men’s Lacrosse Team for their moving tribute, “Remembering 27”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wsa6pEvaHyI And thank you to Boston.com for the ongoing coverage of Dan’s story: https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2020/04/29/daniel-hollis-tribute-video-emerson-lacrosse?fbclid=IwAR3JQXMsKtNgaCpGdn47-1woOEmjrooWxPZ2xocrRij_0mRYIHFK6azj3R8 The DJH Foundation looks to continue Dan’s legacy of making a positive impact and is excited to share we will beContinue reading “Remembering 27”

Hopedale Lacrosse Remembers

I’ve heard many people describe the first year after a loved one’s death as the “year of firsts”, first holiday, first birthday, etc. without their loved one. As painful as these firsts can be, there is some small relief with their passing. While those special events are forever changed because Dan is no longer physicallyContinue reading “Hopedale Lacrosse Remembers”

The Perfect Gift for Dan’s Birthday

Dan would have celebrated his 20th birthday on March 9, 2020. In honor of his special day, we are hoping at least 20 people will perform an act of kindness in Dan’s memory. Document your act of kindness by tagging @DanielJHollisFoundation on Instagram or @djhfoundationinc on Facebook and make sure to use the hashtag #20Gifts4DJH.Continue reading “The Perfect Gift for Dan’s Birthday”

Fostering Curiosity – EmersonWRITES

College provided Dan the freedom to explore his creative interests in a way he had never been comfortable or able to do in high school.  He was incredibly grateful for the many opportunities he had already encountered as a student at Emerson and looked forward to continuing to expand his world view through the furtherContinue reading “Fostering Curiosity – EmersonWRITES”

“Back to the 90s” Fundraiser

Please join us on Saturday, February 22nd from 7 pm to 12 am for a “Back to the 90s” Fundraiser as we celebrate Jamie Gornstein Tighe’s 2020 Boston Marathon Run for the Daniel J. Hollis Foundation and the Mike Weaver Helping Friends Forever Foundation.  The funds raised will establish the Daniel J. Hollis Outstanding TeammateContinue reading ““Back to the 90s” Fundraiser”