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April Newsletter

April’s newsletter includes information about our art therapy programs at Dina’s Dwellings and upcoming fundraiser, Art is Magic. Enjoy this newsletter excerpt. You can read the whole message that includes information on our new project at 15 Bayard Street and Wish List  here “Art is a wound turned into light.”  George Braque, a famous French […]


March Newsletter

Our March newsletter has updates on our arts and therapy program and details about  Art is Magic, our fundraiser on April 26. Our Executive Director shares important information about the epidemic of domestic violence and the long-term effects it has on the entire family. Read the March 2018 edition here. Don’t miss out on receiving […]


Art is Magic Supports Our Art Therapy Programming

To celebrate the two-year anniversary of the opening of Dina’s Dwellings, The Town Clock Community Development Corporation will hold Art is Magic, an auction fundraiser, on Thursday, April 26, 2018, 6 – 9 p.m. at Pino’s Gift Basket Shoppe & Wine Cellar in Highland Park. Art is Magic is an evening featuring live and silent […]


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February Newsletter

Our February newsletter has updates on our arts and therapy program and a sneak preview of our upcoming fundraiser, Art is Magic. Our Executive Director shares important information about why having a home is critical for a domestic violence survivor’s healing. Read the February 2018 edition here. Don’t miss out on receiving our newsletters. Subscribe […]


January 2018 Newsletter

Many of you responded to our call for giving through the Facebook #GivingTuesday event, or through the end-of-the-year campaign. We are so GRATEFUL! Moreover, your donations counted double, because we had a generous match from an anonymous donor. So every donation from Thanksgiving until the end of 2017 was matched dollar-for-dollar. This allows us to […]


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Holiday Greetings Newsletter

Read our Holiday Greetings newsletter  here. Help us to continue our work, providing a safe place where our residents have the time and space to heal and look forward to a bright future. We have a dollar for dollar match until the end of 2017. So your donation doubly helps us to meet the needs […]


Shop & Support Us with Amazon Smile

Take advantage of the convenience of shopping at Amazon and support Town Clock CDC at the same time simply by following the link below. A portion of your purchases will be donated to help support our mission.   Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your […]

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Giving Thanks 2017 Newsletter

Each day we are reminded how important a safe home is and we realize what a gift Dina’s Dwellings offers. As one resident said: “Housing matters because that is the foundation… It definitely matters because how can you get yourself together; if you are bouncing from here to there or in a shelter… you are […]


Giving Tuesday

All donations made on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, will be matched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Please make your Giving Donation on Facebook here. We appreciate your support! Your donations support our permanent supportive housing option for women and families escaping domestic violence. Since April 2016 our ten apartments have been at […]

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November 2017 Newsletter

A quote from a resident living at Dina’s Dwellings: “It is wonderful! I feel more safe…I feel so safe. So before when I go to sleep…I’m not sleeping well because I’m thinking somebody come attack me, especially my abuser. Now it’s different.” Having a safe home for herself and her children changes lives. Help us […]