Happy Thanksgiving!

The national observance of Thanksgiving exemplifies what we at Dismas Charities believe. Family, friends and gratitude are at the very heart of why we do what we do. With healthy support from our families and friends and with gratitude for the opportunities we have been given, our lives are made richer, our communities prosper, and […]

Thank You Veterans!

To many citizens, November 11 may be just another day. But to a large group of very brave Americans it is their day – Veterans Day. Dismas Charities takes great pride in recognizing this unique group of individuals who, had it not been for their service, none of us would be living in a society […]

Dismas Charities Residents From Louisville And St. Patrick Fall Out In Force For Annual St James Art Fair

Sixteen residents from Dismas Charities Louisville and St. Patrick programs came together to help set up and clean up after the internationally acclaimed St. James Art Fair in Old Louisville. To show their appreciation, the residents received meal vouchers for their three-days of assistance and snacks and drinks throughout the day in the volunteer tent. […]

Have A Safe And Happy Halloween!!

Everyone please be safe tonight and if you are driving watch out for all of our little Trick-Or-Treaters’ out there! Have fun everybody!

Dismas Charities Diersen Resident Serve Homeless at Lord’s Kitchen

Residents from the Louisville-based Diersen Substance Abuse Program helped serve food to the homeless at The Lord’s Kitchen in mid-September. The Kitchen provides critical support services and spiritual encouragement to those having food issues, displacement and addiction. Residents participating were Kayla Harmon, Megan Miller, Whitney Turner, Jody Feese, and Destany Smith. Like Us On Facebook!

Happy Columbus Day!

Nearly 500 years after Christopher Columbus arrived in the New World while searching for a faster route to the Far East, a small group of men from the five councils of the Knights of Columbus met for the first time in Louisville, Kentucky to consider the idea of forming Dismas Charities. Their efforts were obviously […]

Dismas Charities Diersen Clients Put In Touch With Local Resources

Clients from the Louisville-based Diersen Substance Abuse Program took part in Reintegration Night, a program sponsored by Goodwill to provide hope to re-entering citizens by, in one setting, giving them easy access to community partners and letting them know the community cares about them and wants them to do the next right thing. Services available […]

Dismas Charities Diersen Facility Residents In Louisville Aid Homeless

Ladies from the Diersen Substance Abuse Program accompanied staff from My Chosen People in offering supplies to the homeless population of downtown Louisville. Items included raincoats, hygiene products, and apples. “The ladies stated that it was very humbling to see first-hand the hardships faced by the homeless population and also expressed gratitude for the comforts […]

Happy 4th of July America!

From the Dismas Charities family to all of America. Have a Happy and Safe 4th of July celebration! Like Us On Facebook!

Dismas Charities St. Ann Plants Community Garden

In early May, 11 men from the St. Ann Substance Abuse Program began working on the program’s community garden project. This year’s garden consists of corn, green beans, onions, zucchini, cucumbers, hot peppers, bell peppers, and tomatoes. Above Client William Horsley works with pepper plants. Like Us On Facebook!