Monthly Archives: November 2002

Expansion plans a reality: ‘Adoption’ campaign adds space to Dismas House


WORCESTER — After weathering some tough economic times, Dismas House celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday for renovations and additions. Several local politicians attended the event for the nonprofit organization, which provides housing and services to former inmates upon their release from incarceration. Dismas House took a big hit earlier this year when state budget cuts slashed a quarter of its budget, said David McMahon, co-director of Dismas House. Mr. McMahon said the other co-director of Dismas House, Colleen Hilferty, came […]