Rutland Dismas House
Rutland Dismas*






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 "Without Dismas  I would never have made it. I truly mean that.
--Dismas Alumnus


On Sunday, September 7th Dismas of Vermont was one of three beneficiary organizations participating in the Vermonters for Vermonters fundraising concert, to help raise awareness of opiate and other addictions their impact in our communities, at the Vermont State Fair in Rutland. Other beneficiaries were Project Vision and the Vermont Recovery Network. The concert was organized by Vermont musician Joey Leone and a statewide committee. Governor Shumlin and many others addressed the concert attendees. WCAX TV did this follow-up story, which aired on September 11th:


Rutland Dismas House
103 Park Avenue
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone: (802) 775-5539

Terese Black, Co-Director

Valerie Page, Co-Director

Geraldine Burke, Assistant Director



President:  Marlene Burke
Vice President: Aaron Ashton
Secretary: Susan Stager
Treasurer: Lynda Greenough


 Board Members:

Luther Brown
Marsha Fonteyn
Will Hunter
Dennis Jensen
Frank McCaffrey
Shawn McMore
Susie Pizanneli
Kathy Ross
Tom Sonneborn
John Stager



*Dismas of Vermont is a non-profit (501c3) organization operating four small homes in Vermont, only. Dismas of Vermont is fully audited annually, and is unaffiliated with any other entity with "Dismas" in its name.