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Dorothy Day Early Childhood Center Archive

October 20, 2011

Thank You, Mickey Appleman!

Mickey Appleman, an author and retired college professor living in New Jersey, befriended us after reading the wonderful New York Times piece written by Charles Blow, which was published in September.

Mickey is no stranger to helping others,…

October 14, 2011

A place to call home: Dorothy Day Apts. fine example of supportive housing for poor

New York Daily News | October 14, 2011

…”I love this place. It’s a lifesaver,” said the restaurant worker and father of three, including 4-year-old Artyairish. “This place” is the Dorothy Day Apartments on Riverside Drive and W. 135th St.,…

September 23, 2011

It Takes a Village

The New York Times | September 23, 2011

…Madison is 4 years old. She is happy and thriving. This is her second year of Head Start in the basement of a building that houses the poor and homeless in one…

June 21, 2011

Studio Museum celebrates partnership with Dorothy Day Head Start

“One of the highlights this year was our partnership with Dorothy Day Head Start Center in Harlem through Cool Culture‚Äôs Literacy Through Culture program.

The project culminated in a beautifully constructed city made of cardboard, construction…

May 25, 2011

BHC Family Featured in Cool Culture Video

Cool Culture co-Founder Edwina Meyers, BHC parent Al-Naima Finch and artist Fab 5 Freddy discuss the importance of arts and culture and the power of access to NYC’s incredible cultural institutions.