Jul
15
to Dec 15

Renovation and Expansion Projects - Summer/Fall 2017

We are developing new spaces for women and children to be safe, heal from trauma, and prepare for a better life.  Sign up as a volunteer (individuals and groups welcomed) to help with an upcoming project.  Skilled and unskilled workers needed.  Donations are helpful to cover costs.  Menards gift cards are also helpful.  Thanks so much!

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Apr
17
to May 20

"Bless A Mom - Bless A Child" Spring Fundraiser for The Dwelling Place

Be a blessing giver to mothers and their children during our spring fundraising event.  Our goal is big -- our prayers are many -- to provide for the needs of families who seek a new beginning in our homes.  Thank you for building up a storehouse of blessings for each family to have a safe place to call home and the supportive care they need to move forward with hope.   Thank you!

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Apr
4
7:00am 7:00am

The Path Forward: Business and Civic Leaders Breakfast

A complimentary event sponsored by The Dwelling Place for Business and Civic Leaders in our community.

Please note: Due to server maintenance March 31 and April 1,  the registration site will not be available Friday, March 31 or Saturday, April 1.  Registration has been extended to provide access to registration on Sunday, April 2. Thank you.

For more information and to register: Click Here

Location: Faith Christian Reformed Church; 1600 Silver Lake Road, New Brighton, MN

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Jan
31
3:30pm 3:30pm

2017 Domestic Violence Homicide Memorial

Sponsored by the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women, the Memorial was held at the St. Paul Women's Club on Summit Avenue on January 31.  In 2016, at least 18 women and 3 children/men were murdered in Minnesota due to domestic violence.  The memorial is held in connection with the release of the 2016 Femicide Report provided by the MCBW (link provided on our website.)  Monica Groves, Mission Advancement Director, attended the memorial on behalf of The Dwelling Place.

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Dec
4
2:00pm 2:00pm

Living Christ Lutheran Church

Mission Advancement Director, Monica Groves, shared the annual "Advent by Candlelight" event with the women of Living Christ Lutheran Church in Chanhassen, MN.  They provided a wonderful afternoon with a holiday tea and a beautiful service of music and scripture.  The "Advent by Candlelight" event provided support for The Dwelling Place. Thank you, Living Christ Lutheran Church!

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Oct
15
9:00am 9:00am

Presbyterian Women of the Twin Cities Fall Gathering

Linda Wiza, Kristen Nelson, and Monica Groves from The Dwelling Place will join with the Presbyterian Women of the Twin Cities at Calvin Presbyterian Church; 177 Glendale Drive; Long Lake, MN 55356 on Saturday, October 15 to address the topic of domestic abuse and violence and to share how God is transforming lives through Christ's love at The Dwelling Place where women and children have a safe place to call home and the support that helps them move toward abuse-free living.

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Oct
1
8:00am 8:00am

Minnesota Church Expo! Edinbrook Church - Brooklyn Park, MN

The Dwelling Place ministry will be in the exhibit area at ENGAGE!, the upcoming Minnesota Church Expo sponsored by the Minnesota Church Ministries Association (M.C.M.A) on October 1.  

The Dwelling Place will provide information

  • about domestic abuse
  • safe shelter and support services
  • individual and church partner opportunities

The Dwelling Place is a ministry where we see God transform the lives of women and children through Christ's love.

Please stop by our exhibit table to visit and learn more about The Dwelling Place ministry!

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Jun
4
10:00pm10:00pm

Scarf Exchange Event

On June 4th, from 10am to noon, there will be a scarf demo and exchange, with the opportunity to donate clean scarves to the women of The Dwelling Place.

Linda Wiza, executive director of The Dwelling Place, will be sharing about our ministry to those in attendance.

Location:
Gammelgarden Museum
Scandia, Minnesota 55073

Coffee and treats will be served.

Flyer: feel free to print and post, and email to your friends and family. Thank you!

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May
21
10:00am10:00am

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®: The International Men’s March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault, & Gender Violence

Join the march on May 21, 2016, to help raise awareness about domestic and sexual violence. All proceeds will be donated to the Alexandra House. The walk will take place on May 21, 2016 at 10:00 am at 2015 1st Avenue, Anoka, MN 55303. There are many ways you can participate:

  •     Create a walk team with friends and/or co-workers
  •     Walk as a family
  •     Become a sponsor and exhibitor
  •     Volunteer

Registration forms available online at: www.nystromcounseling.com/walkAmile.

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