Dismas Ministry Blog

Volunteer and Team Spotlight: Stritch Students Making a Difference

Our team consists of a variety of people who share their gifts and talents with Dismas Ministry. Key staff members, interns, and volunteers comprise our “mission family” at our operations located on the campus of Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. We are pleased to introduce the Stritch students, and members our team, to you. […]

Dismas Ministry recognized as an Outstanding Small Employer Internship Program

On Friday, April 29, 2022, at the 17th Annual Celebrate Internships Employer Appreciation Event, the Milwaukee Area College Internship Consortium (MACIC)* recognized Dismas Ministry as an Outstanding Small Employer Internship Program. Dismas Ministry was nominated for this award by Tom Kipp, Director of Experiential Learning and Career Education at Cardinal Stritch University. Each year, MACIC […]

Introducing Camillia Washington, Dismas Ministry Ambassador

We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with many people across generations who want to serve the poor and marginalized in our society. As a small nonprofit, Dismas Ministry continues to build relationships with individuals and groups who align with our mission. And, we are blessed to work with students, staff and faculty on the campus […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Faith Can Build a Bridge

By Tyler Curtis Every month, Dismas Ministry Board Member Dan McCarthy coordinates a special group of volunteers who visit our operations located at Cardinal Stritch University. This crew on campus is comprised of members of the Milwaukee chapter of the Order of Malta. Dan serves in the role of Hospitaller with the Federal Association of […]

That All May Know Jesus, A conversation with Fr. Richard Deshaies, SJ

By Tyler Curtis Fr. Rich Deshaies is a Catholic chaplain to the imprisoned in the greater Boston area. While he is engaged in other important ministries of the USA East Province of the Society of Jesus, of which he is a member, he is a strong advocate for the spiritual needs of men and women […]