Fr. Ramon Interviewed by WUSA9

Fr. Ramon was interviewed by WUSA9 on his work at the Don Bosco Center. [button style=”qua_btn_blue” size=”qua_btn_large” btn_disable=”0″ url=”http://www.wusa9.com/news/local/-offscripton9-gang-participation-of-kids-teens-/419674019″ ]Watch here[/button]  

Don Bosco Center Celebrates “Mega Week”

At one of our recent staff meetings the Don Bosco Center staff dubbed the week of January 20 “Mega Week”.  Why?  I am  so glad you asked!  On Monday, January 21 we did not have regular Don Bosco Center (DBC).  Instead, since they were off school, we took our group to ice skate at the […]

Youth from the Don Bosco Center Receive Sacraments

Two teens who have been involved at the Don Bosco Center (DBC) received sacraments at All Saints Catholic Church in July. Ronnie, who graduated from Osbourn High School in the spring, received the sacraments of First Communion and Confirmation. He is very outgoing and is always the first one to welcome new people to the […]

DBC Marks Presidents’ Day with “El Presidente Cup”

Monday, February 20, 2012 the Don Bosco Center held a Presidents’ Day soccer tournament. The tournament was held at the Don Bosco Center on the new turf field that was just completed this past fall. There were six teams with six players each in the tournament. Jessica Morales, director of youth ministry at Sacred Heart […]

DBC teens, families celebrate Ash Wednesday

Father Ramon invokes the blessing at the DBC’s Ash Wednesday Mass. On February 22, 2012 the Don Bosco Center (DBC) held an Ash Wednesday service. We had regular DBC at the start of the day. We helped students with homework from 3 – 4pm and then they played soccer from 4 – 5pm. At about […]

DBC unveils soccer field in honor of slain teen

[pullquote_right width=”60%”]They were already coming, so he built it. [/pullquote_right] It’s hard to imagine a normal day without soccer at the Don Bosco Center. Father Ramon Dominguez, YA, the center’s director, describes the first hour at the afterschool program, located in the Georgetown South Community Center in Manassas, Va., as “homeworky.” But once most of […]