In 2013, Doris Duarte served as President of the New Hampshire Tower Tenants Association, Youth and Senior Committees, Lifelong Takoma, Village of Takoma Park, and other organizations. She met Jacquette Frazier at a meeting with Curtis Watkins regarding organizing activities for the youth of Takoma Park and later at a Senior Meeting sponsored by Village of Takoma Park.
In 2014 Doris Duarte was selected as the Assistant Director for the Lunch and Learn Summer Program. She is Jacquette’s right hand in coordinating the camp which includes the youth from Hampshire Tower Essex House Apartments, City of Takoma Park, and Silver Spring. Doris and Jacquette work during the school year to organize the six month summer camp each year.