Archives for February 2014

Dismas-Corpus Christi TX Brings Gifts to George Evans Elementary School

  In December, staff of the Dismas Charities-Corpus Christi facility presented each of the 15 students in Stephanie Fernandez’ kindergarten class at George Evans Elementary School with gifts of coats, gloves, and winter caps. Many of these children live in homeless shelters in the area. Pictured below, from left to right, are Stephanie Fernandez and […]

Dismas-Charleston WV Delivers Treats to Neighbors to Show its Appreciation

For the third year in a row, the Dismas Charities-Charleston facility reached out to its neighbors and nearby businesses to pass out dozens of Krispy Kreme donuts. The staff knocked on every door within a one-block radius of the facility to greet neighbors with delicious donuts on behalf of Dismas. Pictured below are Counselors Megan […]

Dismas-St. Patrick’s Carolyn Quinn receives Creating Lasting Family Connections Award

Carolyn Quinn, administrative assistant at Dismas Charities’ St. Patrick’s facility in Louisville, Ky., received a Creating Lasting Family Connections award from the Council on Prevention & Education; Substances (COPES). The award was given to Quinn for demonstrating “an extraordinary level of on-going commitment and dedicated service that has brought healing, hope and freedom to individuals, […]

Dismas-Nashville Contributes to “Room In The Inn” Homeless Effort

  The Community Relations Board and staff members from Dismas Charities’ Nashville facility recently presented a $500 check to the “Room In The Inn” homeless program. These funds will be used to support programs, which emphasize human development and recovery through education, self-help, and work. “Dismas is very proud to be making this holiday donation,” […]