Blessings of the Season

Dear Friends, May the joy, peace, and wonder of this sacred season fill your hearts and homes. May this Christmas season bring our world closer to the spirt of caring and compassion, closer to an […] more»


Cheering on Team Dwelling Place in the United Airlines NYC Half

On Sunday, March 17th, Team Dwelling Place will join with 20,000 other runners in the 2019 United Airlines NYC Half! We are grateful to the members of our first-ever team, who are preparing to run […] more»


Amanda’s Gifts

Amanda Veraldi and her fiancé, Brett, will celebrate their wedding on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Like many brides-to-be, Amanda’s family planned a bridal shower for her. Amanda did not want a traditional bridal shower, but […] more»


Celebrating Lughnasa

The Dwelling Place offers warm thanks to our Irish friends of Nollaig na mBan NYC for hosting a Lughnasa gathering, a Celtic celebration of the harvest, on Wednesday August 1 to benefit the women we […] more»


Sweet Songs for a Summer Night

Father Edward Lambro, a weekend assistant at Our Lady of Magnificat Catholic Church in Kinnelon, NJ, is organizing and directing a summer concert to benefit The Dwelling Place. The concert will be held on August […] more»


LUGHNASA: A Celebration of the Harvest

Our Irish friends of Nollaig na mBan NYC ( Women’s Christmas) are hosting a benefit for The Dwelling Place in honor of the Celtic celebration of Lughnasa, a Gaelic festival marking the beginning of the […] more»


Meet the (In)Visible Women Club From UNIS

On Martin Luther King Day in January 2018, young sophomore students from the United Nations International School located on FDR Drive visited The Dwelling Place to learn more about women and homelessness. They had recently […] more»


The Dwelling Place Spring/Summer 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Meet Mr. Cheerios! Bill Ciecierski was employed by Port Authority and worked to maintain the Lincoln Tunnel. One evening in 1978 while watching the local news, he saw a story about The Dwelling […] more»


2018 Annual Appeal

The circumstances that lead a woman to seek a homeless shelter are tragic and heartbreaking. Maria’s story began in November of 2017. In her own words she describes the devastating loss that led her to […] more»


Repeat Roses and The Dwelling Place

Jennifer Grove is the founder and CEO of Repeat Roses, her creative, inspiring, and earth friendly company that recycles wedding and special event flowers to deliver a spot of joy to people who are in […] more»