Loss of NYCHC Member, Melissa Lawrence Dawkins-Doumbia

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The Board and staff of NYCHC are deeply saddened by the death of our member Melissa Lawrence Dawkins-Doumbia, of New Haven, CT on November 23. Melissa and her family attended a variety of community events where she found support and friendship.
At this time of great tragedy and need, a family friend has set up a fund to provide support for Melissa’s three children, Makayla (14), Aiden (6), and Paulie (2). You can learn more about the fund and contribute at:
Today is Giving Tuesday. We ask our members and supporters to consider remembering Melissa by making a contribution to this fund.
For more information about Melissa and her family, please visit:

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