Dismas Charities Macon residents received a special visit and thanks from Mayor Robert Reichert for their assistance with the disaster relief at East Macon Gym, where evacuees from Savannah, Georgia were housed during Hurricane Matthew. The residents assisted with cleaning restroom facilities, ground maintenance, and meal preparation. From left are resident John Weathers, Quentin Parker, […]
Robinson recognized for 25 years service Corporate Receptionist and Administrative Clerk Esther Robinson (left) was recognized September 28 for having entered a select group of Dismas employees – those who have served 25 years with the organization. The others in this elite grouping include President/CEO Ray Weis (above right making the presentation), Executive Vice President […]
Former New Mexico Secretary of State Rebecca Gonzalez (left) poses with Dismas Charities Vice President of Development Den Freaney at a recent meeting of the Albuquerque Community Advisory Board. Gonzalez has been on the board since its 1966 inception. Like Us On FaceBook!
On April 23, members of the Albuquerque staff toured Los Lunas State Prison viewing the mental health, segregation, geriatrics, medical, and general population areas. From left are Resident Monitors Jesse Cordero, Fabiola Ruiz, and Antonette McConnell, and Word Processor Jessica Kelley Assistant Director Kelly Bowman also attended. Like Us On FaceBook!
El Paso Intern Christian Salas (right) has been appointed to the Disability Rights Texas Board of Directors. The board is a legal protection and advocacy agency for those with disabilities. Salas is a graduate of the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and is enrolled in its master’s program. Also pictured are Intern […]
Since 1998, Maintenance Supervisor Joe Starks has sheltered what turned out to be the magnificent Tabernacle pictured here. Starks was unsure what the object was as it was so blackened by years of neglect, but he believed in his heart it was of a spiritual nature and should be preserved. The solid brass object, which […]
Dismas Charities St. Ann clients graduated from the Master Life Book II class receiving certificates from sponsoring Bates Memorial Missionary Baptist Church. The program is a study focusing on Christ transforming lives by developing a personal, lifelong, obedient relationship with Jesus which transforms character into Christlikeness, changes values, and involves you in His mission in […]
29 Dismas Charities Macon Representatives Participate In Breast Cancer Walk In Honor Of Dismas’ Gladys Scott
Eleven staff members, 14 residents and four community partners took part in the Macon facility’s first ever Breast Cancer Awareness Walk October 23 in memory of the late Gladys Scott, a Dismas Associate Vice President. Wearing team T-shirts bearing Scott’s name, the Dismas representatives covered five miles from the facility to Ocmulgee Heritage Trial and […]
You’d have to go a long way to equal the Halloween spirit demonstrated recently by members of Dismas’ Corporate Staff in Louisville. They included a Chef (President/CEO Ray Weis), Dracula (Vice President of Business Development Steve Vice), Chubacca from Star Wars (IT Administrator Chris Scharfenberger), a Rooster (Executive Vice President Jan Kempf), a Taco (Senior […]