Dismas Charities Savannah (GA) Resident Named Church Usher

After being personally asked by Second Arnold Baptist Church’s Pastor Hall, Savannah Resident Michael Rowe has been chosen to be the newest Usher. Pastor Hall also purchased two suits for Rowe and presented him with the church’s official Usher pendant. According to Director Katina Wheeler, Rowe has been an outstanding resident by always having a […]

Dismas-Savannah holds first Health and Wellness Day

On Feb. 22, Dismas Charities’ Savannah facility held its first-ever Health and Wellness Day. The event consisted of two components. The first was a seminar on diseases that plague the African-American community and prevention tactics, such as positive nutritional choices and consistent physical activity. The second part was a physical-fitness challenge consisting of a three-on-three […]

Savannah residents and staff visit slavery exhibit at Jepson Center

On Feb. 13, residents and staff from Dismas Charities’ Savannah facility visited the Jepson Center, a local art museum, to view the “Slavery and Freedom In Savannah” exhibit. This exhibit showcased the history of African Americans in Savannah during times of slavery. Pictured from left to right is Social Service Coordinator Brandon Miller, Counselor Ahmad […]