Fundraising Update: Thank You for Your Support!

When we began planning for our first virtual fundraiser, we didn’t know what to expect, especially during these unprecedented times. Your generosity has blown us away. In just five days, “Bring The Ladies Home for the […] more»

Join Our First Virtual Fundraiser and Help Bring The Ladies Home!

Help us reopen one of New York City’s only shelters for homeless women! The women we serve need us now more than ever, and we cannot reopen without your help. With grateful hearts, we invite […] more»

Sr. Nancy Retires From Full-Time Ministry

Please join us as we wish Sister Nancy Chiarello, OSF, a happy retirement! As a young nurse working at St. Clare’s Hospital in Manhattan, Sister Nancy witnessed homeless women searching for food in garbage cans […] more»

Adapting to COVID-19

Like many New Yorkers, we nervously watched the number of coronavirus cases begin to rise in the city during the beginning of March. As we learned more about the virus and how quickly it can […] more»

A Special Update from The Dwelling Place

The following message is from Sr. Joann Sambs, CSA, administrator of The Dwelling Place. Dear beloved friends of The Dwelling Place, Life has changed dramatically for all of us during the pandemic, and The Dwelling […] more»

Three Ways to Help on Giving Tuesday

This week The Dwelling Place will participate in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity and generosity in response to the unprecedented needs caused by COVID-19. Please mark your calendar for May 5th to help share […] more»

Meals and Masks

During these days of Holy Week, Passover, and Easter, bread and wine, wheat and grapes are often sacred symbols used to express our unity as sisters and brothers in the family of God: “We are […] more»

Meet Team Dwelling Place

Support and Cheer on Our Team The Dwelling Place of NY is thrilled to be a charity partner of the 2020 United Airlines NYC Half! We are delighted to introduce you to Team Dwelling Place, […] more»

Volunteers: Brightening Winter Nights

During recent weeks, several volunteer groups have joined us at The Dwelling Place to serve meals and visit with our residents or to provide special entertainment for our Wednesday night Open Dinner. Special thanks to […] more»

A Night to Remember: Gala 2019

It was an evening to remember: a beautiful setting, delicious food and great bartenders, amazing raffle prizes, a heartwarming award ceremony in which we honored the Order of Malta and the (in)Visible Women Club, a […] more»