Category: News and events

  • ENN Community Walk

    Join Samaritan Ministry and Partners on Saturday, June 25th for a community walk to support the Samaritan Ministry Empower our Neighbors in Need Campaign. We will meet in the Courtyard at St. Columba’s (4201 Albemarle St NW) and walk a short distance to Washington National Cathedral, where we will have light refreshments and a closing…

  • ENN 2022 In-Kind List

    ENN 2022 In-Kind List

    Items can be dropped off at our Northwest Office To receive a tax receipt for your in-kind donation, fill out our form here. Want to make an impact every time you shop? Use Amazon Smile and select Samaritan Ministry, and a portion of the proceeds from your purchase will be donated to Samaritan Ministry! Gift…

  • SMGW’s Arlington Office Gets a Facelift!

    SMGW’s Arlington Office Gets a Facelift!

    Our Arlington office looks brand new after repairs done by the Rebuilding Together Arlington team along with volunteers from St. Mary’s Arlington! 52 volunteers pitched in to make the day a great success! Repairs done included painting the porch ceiling and tailings, painting all wood trim around windows, fixing front screen door and kitchen floor,…

  • Looking Back: 2021 Holiday Season Recap

    The Holiday Gift Card Drive was a huge success, donations exceeded expectations! Because of this we were able to increase the gift card amount given to our participants from $25 to $50 at Thanksgiving and $25 to $75 at Christmas. Children received a $25 gift card as well. In total, we distributed $12,975 in gift…

  • Giving Tuesday

    Giving Tuesday

    Thank you for your support on Giving Tuesday! Giving Tuesday is an annual day-long giving event. It’s a day to promote and support your favorite organizations, and to learn about new ones! “Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and…

  • 35th Anniversary Gala

    35th Anniversary Gala

    Missed the Gala or want to watch it again? The recording is available below. On Saturday, November 6th our Gala was streamed live for the second time, but this year there was a fun twist! Several of our Partner Churches and some individuals hosted watch parties where people gathered in safe numbers to enjoy the Gala together. Counting both the watch party…

  • Transitions & Changes at Samaritan Ministry

    In January, we welcomed back Ruby Wilson (our 2020 Summer Communications Intern) as a paid member of the staff!  Ruby is taking a break from school until she can return in person. She had completed the first semester of her sophomore year at Howard University last fall where she is working on a B.B.A. in Marketing and is a participant of the Executive Leadership Honors Program. Ruby is a 2019…