MIMI AND DONA will premiere on the PBS series Independent Lens on November 23rd! It will air in most markets at 10:30/9:30 CST, but please check your local listings to make sure of the time and set those DVRs!
In 2009, when Dona’s mother could no longer care for her, the family made the difficult decision to move Dona to the Denton State-Supported Assisted Living Center. Watch this compelling story of making this difficult decision.
CPSH has a page about Dona, here.
For more info on the film, please go here.
Sadly, Dona Thornton passed away in her sleep on January 13, 2015. Dona's family has suggested that donations be made to CPSH in honor of Dona's life and legacy. For Dona's obituary and donation information go here.