Who Supports Burlington Dismas House?

Burlington Dismas House is fortunate to have the support of numerous donors, including local businesses, individuals, and charitable foundations.

Burlington Meals on Wheels Supports Burlington Dismas House
October, 2018
Burlington Meals on Wheels delivered hot, homemade food to seniors and individuals with disabilities in the greater Burlington area for two decades. When they closed as a result of a consolidation of services, they gave a large gift of excess funds to Burlington Dismas House. This gift was especially appreciated in a year marked by the loss of a long-standing source of funding and an unanticipated and costly repair to the Buell Street house.

Hoehl Family Foundation Partners with Burlington Dismas
October 2018
Cynthia and Robert Hoehl contributed to Dismas and other Vermont non-profits for many years. At Dismas, they shared dinner with residents and volunteered with the community outreach committee. The Hoehl Family Foundation continues their legacy by supporting Vermonters most in need. Burlington Dismas House is especially thankful for the longtime support of the Hoehl Family Foundation.

Fanny Allen Foundation Renews Support for Burlington Dismas House
November 2018
For twenty years the Fanny Allen Foundation has provided grants to Vermont non-profits that serve low income and homeless Vermonters. Burlington Dismas has has been the recipient of grants from the Fanny Allen Foundation for many years. We are grateful for this partnership.

People’s United Community Foundation Grant Helps Provide Food to Dismas Residents
November 2018
The People’s United Community Foundation, which helps improve the quality of life for residents in neighborhoods served by the bank, provided a grant in support of the Burlington Dismas food budget.

Francis and Louise Nichols Foundation Supports Burlington Dismas Programs
December 2018
Burlington Dismas House was pleased to receive a grant for general operations from the Francis and Louise Nichols Foundation.

Robert Fleming and Jane Howe Patrick Foundation Visits Dismas
December 2018
We enjoyed visiting with Harriet Patrick and Richard Cunningham and learning more about their foundation, and grateful for the grant supporting Dismas House.

Bӧswellness Makes a Gift to Dismas House
December 2018
We were delighted to receive a generous donation from Bӧswellness, a local business that manufactures and distributes organic Myrrh and Frankincense products.

Burlington Housing Trust, the Vermont Community Foundation, and the Ben and Jerry’s Foundation Support Buell Street Foundation Repair Project
April, 2019
In the fall of 2018 we discovered that movement in the foundation of Buell Street Dismas House had resulted in a large crack. Repairs were made in the spring in order to prevent damage to the structure of the building. The Burlington Housing Trust, Vermont Community Foundation, and the Ben and Jerry’s Foundation provided grants that were used to help rebuild and reinforce the foundation.

Northfield Savings Bank Sponsors the Burlington Dismas Community Celebration
May 2019
Northfield Savings Bank has committed to donating 10% of annual earnings to local non-profits. In 2019, Northfield Savings Bank helped sponsor the 34th annual Burlington Dismas Community Celebration.
Invest 2 Impact Invests in Burlington Dismas House
June 2019
Invest 2 Impact is a non-denominational, faith based organization that provides funds to organizations that help those in need. We are thankful to have received a grant to support the programs of Dismas.
The Fountain Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation Awards a Grant to Burlington Dismas
June 2019
We are grateful to receive another generous gift from the Fountain Fund, donated through the Vermont Community Foundation.

Leunig’s Bistro Shares Dinner Proceeds with Dismas
July 2019
Leunig’s Bistro, a French restaurant and bar in downtown Burlington,  donates dinner gift certificates for a raffle and 10% of sales to a worthy local charity once a month.  Burlington Dismas has benefited from Leunig’s generosity for many years.

North Country Federal Credit Union Supports the Dismas Resident Food Budget
October 2019
North Country Federal Credit Union provides support to organizations that make northern Vermont a better place. We appreciate their donation in support of the Burlington Dismas food budget.