Calendar 2022

2021-22 Month

Event Details About Diane/HEAR US

IL, film editing

27, Aurora University

DDN-canonBWDiane's Bio

Diane's Facebook Page

Diane's books: 
Crossing the Line: Taking Steps to End Homelessness

Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness

Diane's blog: MEDIUM

Diane's Awards:

  • 2015, NAEHCY, Best Targeted Campaign, Worn Out Welcome Mat - KS
  • 2015, Sisters of St. Francis, Joliet, IL, Mother Alfred Moes Award
  • 2014, University of St. Francis, Joliet, IL Sister Clare Award
  • 2013, Texas Homeless Network, Kathy Reid Award
  • 2012, National Association for Education of Homeless Children Youth, Sandra Neese Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2012, The Education Center, Naperville, Kids’ Best Friend Award

  • 2012, Georgia Alliance to End Homelessness, Community Builder Award

  • 2012, Bridge Communities, Transforming Lives Award (YouTube video of her acceptance speech)

  • 2008, Naperville Church Women United, Human Rights Award

  • 2007, NAEHCY, Outstanding Media Award

  • 2006, Kane County (IL) Hidden Hero; and University of St. Francis Award of Merit


Babes of Wrath Dismazed & Left Out tour prep


 Babes of Wrath Dismazed & Left Out Tour

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9, Austin, Texas, Region 13
13, Las Cruces, New Mexico, NMSU Dept. of Education

20-29 Film project, Idaho


ID Film project editing

24, Grandma Julia's Porch (with Julia Dinsmore and Barbara McAffee) Register here:


10, St. Timothy Lutheran, Naperville

10, Villa St. Benedict, 1:30 pm, Lisle
15, Diane Live, on Facebook, 9-9:30 am CST (public)

30, Help Mamas & Babies, 1:00, Prisco Center, Aurora (public) (FB Event page)


 3, Las Cruces, NM (virtual, with Pat LaMarche) Jardin de los Ninos

12, Raleigh, NC Women's Club, Dismazed and Driven

20, Madison, WI  virtual) Not Homeless Enough (

February  Filming, New Mexico







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