POSTPONED: During a time where it is not possible for students to volunteer their time in person, "Letters of Love" is designed to help Notre Dame students engage with local students, age 14-18, who attend DePaul Academy. Notre Dame students can sign up to write an encouraging letter for a Depaul Academy student using the links below.
DePaul Academy is a private secure program serving male youth between the ages of 14 and 18 with a history of delinquent behaviors, mild mental health issues, abuse, neglect and trauma needs, as well as students who did not thrive in less restrictive settings. The DePaul program offers an academy model residential treatment program within the St. Joseph County Juvenile Justice Center that promotes diverse social and educational interactions essential to the competency development of students. DePaul Academy is CARF accredited and provides education services through an AdvancED accredited school.
Letters of Love is sponsored by the Black Student Association of Notre Dame, Notre Dame Socially Responsible Investing, and Stanford Hall.
Write a letter at 3:00 p.m. (ND Students Only)
Write a letter at 4:00 p.m. (ND Students Only)