Past Events

October 17, 2017

Las caras lindas de borinquen y quisqueya

The traditional bachatero Joan Soriano featuring his best performances.
February 26, 2017

Dominican Independence Day 2017

DAMA celebrated the 173rd Dominican Independence Day on February 25, 2017. Darío Tejeda, musicologist and Director of the Institute of Caribbean Studies in Santo Domingo, gave […]
February 27, 2016

Celebrating Dominican Independence 2016

Celebrating Dominican Independence with historian Jose C. Novas On February 26, 2016, DAMA held its annual celebration of Dominican Independence Day, with a keynote presentation by […]
October 18, 2015

DAMA Annual Dinner 2015

This is DAMA’s 16th celebration, and good it was! In the elegant decoration provided by Regency Banquets Hall, we opened the evening with Erika Maldonado as […]
March 1, 2015

Dominican Independence Day Celebration 2015

New York City Council Member Julissa Ferreras was the keynote speaker for Independence Day Celebration 2015 hosted by DAMA. She energized the audience with an inspiring […]
October 19, 2014

DAMA’s Annual Gala Dinner 2014

Another great Annual for the record! Marvelous evening honoring Dominican writer, and Dominican Republic’s permanent Ambassador to the Organization of American States, Dr. Pedro Vergés and […]
March 2, 2014

Dominicans and Friends Celebrating DR’s Independence Day 2014

Sub-zero temperatures and a five-inch snowstorm were not enough to prevent a great turn out to celebrate Dominican Independence Day at Tumbao Bar and Grill Restaurant. […]
November 16, 2013

Midwest PremiereSosua Make a Better World

DAMA’s Executives were special guests of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) celebrating the film premiere “Sosúa: Make a Better World”, along with the film’s directors Peter […]
October 19, 2013

DAMA’s Annual Dinner 2013

On October 18, 2013 DAMA held its Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony, which brought together many Dominicans and friends from Chicago and other States to celebrate […]