Archives for January 2015

Dismas Charities Macon Residents Help At Veterans Event

Macon (GA) residents Darius Gardner (left) and Anthony Kemp flank Habitat for Humanity Marketing Coordinator Nikki Porcher at the recent Stand Down for Veterans event at the Georgia National Guard Armory. The event, which provided information on a wealth of services to veterans, also featured free haircuts, clothing, health screens and lunch.

Savannah Director Speaks On What To Expect At Dismas Charities Facility

In mid-September, Savannah (GA) Director Katina Wheeler spoke at the Federal Correctional Institution Estill Re-entry Retreat, designed to educated the prison staff on re-entry issues. Wheeler spoke on the referral process, employment procedures, home detention and what residents can expect upon their arrival at her facility. Others attending were U.S. Probation and Warden Andrew Mansukhani […]

Dismas Charities Savannah Joins Adopt-A-Street

In late September the Savannah (GA) facility conducted their first clean up on a portion of Gwinnett Street they just adopted under the city’s Adopt-A Street campaign. The Savannah program will be responsible for conducting periodic clean ups as part of the Keep Savannah Beautiful program. Two signs noting Dismas’ involvement have been erected. Above […]

Stars Presented To Dismas Charities “Stars” At Conference

To commemorate Dismas’ 50th Anniversary and their 30 plus years of service toward that landmark, the Vice Presidents of Dismas presented President/CEO Ray Weis and Executive Vice President Jan Kempf(holding certificates) with a star named in their honor. The gifts, registered through the International Star Registry, were presented during the annual International Community Corrections Association […]