Archives for March 2017

Dismas Charities Montgomery Residents Graduate From Work Readiness Program

Two Montgomery residents recently graduated from a Work Readiness Program at the Family Guidance Center. The program, which lasted four weeks, covered hands-on job readiness experience, assistance with job searching, how to get employed, guidance for entering college or a credentialing program, and help in obtaining a GED. Residents were also offered guidance and advice […]

Dismas Charities Atlanta Holds ‘Good Neighbor Project’ Benefits Homeless

For nearly a month beginning in mid-December, the Atlanta facility began collecting coats for the community’s homeless population. When staff, residents and other community volunteers dispersed the garments in mid-January, they had collected over 300 garments – more than enough to outfit the 100 homeless citizens who attended the give-away at Covenant Community, Inc., a […]

Diersen Charities Albuquerque Graduates Nutrition Class Participants

The Albuquerque facility has implemented an on-going nutrition class for residents, taught by New Mexico State University’s Department of Agriculture and the school’s Ideas for Cooking and Nutrition (ICAN) program. ICAN’s mission is to reduce nutritional health disparities in New Mexico and make a measurable positive impact on the well-being of its communities through evidence […]

Dismas Charities Orlando Cleans Adopted Highway

Staff members and residents from the Orlando facility held their quarterly clean-up of a two-mile portion of Lee Road. A large amount of trash and other debris was collected. Like Us On Facebook!