Past Events

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 […]
September 10, 2013

An Evening with Marc Anthony

DAMA is grateful to Marc Anthony for helping Dominican children in La Romana. DAMA proudly partnered with Marc Anthony’s and entrepreneur Henry Cardenas’ Maestro Cares Foundation […]
February 26, 2013

Dominican Independence Day Celebration 2013

DAMA Celebrates DR’s Independence Day
April 7, 2012

Activity with Dominican Artist Freddy Rodriguez

On April 7, 2012, famed Dominican painter Freddy Rodriguez visited Chicago and spoke on how his identity as a Latino an immigrant informed his development as […]
September 24, 2011

Annual Ball and Award Ceremony

We had a wonderful time in our annual celebration and a great turnout. Because of last-minute family commitments, Tsi-Tsi-ki Félix could not make it. We were […]
August 8, 2011

Un libro para tu comunidad DAMA in Gualete, Puerto Plata, DR

On July 27, an excited Gualete community of over 200 children, high schoolers, and parents welcomed DAMA to a wonderful inspiring activity, which included donation of […]
June 23, 2011

An evening with famed painter Freddy Rodriguez

On occasion of Freddy Rodriguez’s visit to Chicago, some DAMA’s members hosted him at Santorini Restaurant where he spoke about his paintings in New York and […]