Dama Midwest

September 12, 2018

Annual Gala Dinner 2018

Dominican American Midwest Association’s (DAMA) Gala is the organization’s largest annual fundraising event. Last year’s GALA was very successful in raising funds for our educational scholarships to […]
September 11, 2018

World Dumpling Festival – CCA

World Music Festival meets the World Dumpling Fest Schedule and Partners September 23, 2018 Navy Pier Polk Bros Park Performance Lawns 600 E Grand Avenue, Chicago, […]
February 26, 2018
Independence Day Celebration 2018

Independence Day Celebration 2018

With the cooperation of the Dominican Republic Consulate General of Chicago, the historian and essayist Juan Daniel Balcácer delivered an interesting, dynamic lecture on Dominican identity […]
November 2, 2017
Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony 2017

Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony 2017

Celebrating the 18th DAMA Gala Dinner and Awards Presentation with Dominicans from Chicago and other Midwestern states. Cid Wilson, CEO of Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibilities, […]
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 […]