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Dog Tag Bakery will hold a birthday celebration to honor one of its co-founders, the late Fr. Curry, on March 18.

Dog Tag Bakery Celebrates Father Curry

Dog Tag Bakery, a nonprofit organization that sells baked goods and trains veterans in business, will hold a birthday celebration March 18 in honor of one of its founders, Fr. Rick Curry, S.J., who taught Catholic studies at Georgetown and passed away last December. Hannah Carey (MSB ’16), who enjoys[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top
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At the memorial service held Wednesday in Dahlgren Chapel, students, family and friends remembered and celebrated the life of Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., including his extensive work for his students, veterans and members of the disabled community in the United States.

Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., Remembered for Boundless Passion

When he was not inspiring meaningful conversation in his students, pursuing his passion for baking or empowering the disabled, Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., would give loud and friendly greetings to any passerby, stranger and friend alike. “How are you, my friend?” he would exclaim, forcing all who passed him to[Read More…]

by January 29, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., of Dog Tag Bakery Dies

Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., of Dog Tag Bakery Dies

Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., professor of Catholic studies and theater and founder of Dog Tag Bakery, died from heart failure Dec. 20 at the age of 72. Curry worked at Georgetown for 10 years. Curry also served as director of the Academy for Veterans, a program that serves to assist[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., Dies

Fr. Richard Curry, S.J., professor of Catholic studies and theater and founder of Dog Tag Bakery, died yesterday evening at the age of 72. Curry also served as director of the Academy for Veterans, a program that serves to assist veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan who have been[Read More…]

by December 20, 2015 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Dog Tag Bakery Supports Veterans

Dog Tag Bakery Supports Veterans

The new storefront Dog Tag Bakery, which opened on Grace Street in December, supports veterans’ reintegration to civilian life through a work-study program in partnership with Georgetown University. It offers veterans the chance to practice business skills and take courses in pursuit of a certificate in business administration from the[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Baking a Difference for Veterans

Baking a Difference for Veterans

★★★★★ $ Right off Wisconsin Avenue , on a little strip called Grace Street, lies a quaint brick building boasting patriotic red, white and blue flags. It’s called Dog Tag Bakery, and it’s Georgetown’s latest attraction worth visiting to try a treat and learn about the company’s message. A not-for-profit[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
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Top: Dog Tag Bakery hosted networking, speeches and a “Shark Tank” screening. Bottom, from left: Father Rick Curry, S.J., Kathy Roth and Maria Catreras.

Bakery Prepares for Launch

Dog Tag Bakery previewed its upcoming grand opening — doors will be officially open in December — with an open house and a special screening of the veteran edition of the popular TV show ABC’s “Shark Tank” last Friday. The bakery, located just off the intersection of M Street and[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Rugby Fundraises for Vets

Rugby Fundraises for Vets

The Georgetown University Rugby Football Club raised $6,000 for Dog Tag Bakery, a nonprofit organization aimed at enabling disabled veterans through entrepreneurship, with an intrasquad round-robin tournament on Friday. The idea for the fundraiser started a few years ago, when former GURFC President Robert Rosa (COL ’14), as a sophomore,[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Servicemen Adapt at Bakery

Servicemen Adapt at Bakery

The Dog Tag Bakery, an upcoming addition to the Georgetown dessert scene, will do more than serve cookies — it strives to integrate young veterans back into the workforce through a partnership with the School of Continuing Studies. The bakery, located at 3206 Grace St. and set to open in[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments City News, News