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  • NSB 2024 Sponsorships

    NSB 2024 Sponsorships

    We are now accepting sponsorships of Next Step Breakfast 2024, which will take place at 9am on April 6, 2024. To print this Sponsorship Information and Signup form, first download it using the button beneath the form. When you have completed it, scan or take a photo of it and email it to Sarah Wood…

  • Gala 2023 Support Our Program Options!

    It’s not too late to help us reach our Gala fundraising goal! Please go to the button below as soon as you are able to raise your paddle and donate for one of these Next Step program needs! Or, scroll down for more information about the different options we’re offering!

  • The Merging of Ministries

    The Merging of Ministries

    At our last Partner Council meeting of 2022 on Nov. 29, we the Council officially approved the merger of Southeast Ministry (SEM) with  Samaritan Ministry. This means several things: First and foremost, it means that SEM students are now Samaritan Ministry participants!  Second, it means that the work of SEM is now our work at…

  • Season’s Greetings

    Season’s Greetings

    From Executive Director, Rev. David B. Wolf In this holiday season, I share with you a message of hopefulness and blessing. At its best, the holiday season embodies a spirit of generosity, especially for those stuck in life’s ditch, in the metaphor of the Good Samaritan parable. For many of us, this means acts of…

  • Kicking Off the Holidays!

    Kicking Off the Holidays!

    The week before Thanksgiving began our annual holiday giveaway at Samaritan Ministry’s Northwest, NOVA/Arlington, and Anacostia/Southeast locations! The Southeast team served a grand total of 39 neighbors in need and our participants were overflowing with gratitude. Lead Caseworker, Jane Bishop, signed up ongoing SE Participants and Jobs First. Gloria Ducker, Melissa Hyatt, and Helen Douglas…

  • The Rev. Andrew T.P. Merrow: Emcee for Gala 2022

    The Rev. Andrew T.P. Merrow: Emcee for Gala 2022

    The Rev. Andrew Merrow of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church of Arlington, Virginia will be the emcee for this years 36th annual Gala. He speaks for a variety of regional civic, non-profit community organizations and represents St. Mary’s in state, national and international organizations connected to the Episcopal Church and Anglican Communion, such as The Compass…

  • Gala 2022 Event Awardees

    Outstanding Achievement – Mr. Benjamin T. Morgan Benjamin Morgan initially came to Samaritan Ministry seeking a source of supplemental income and stable housing. With guidance from his Caseworker, he identified not just one life goal, but several – in housing, employment and education. The pandemic may have slowed him down on his Next Step journey,…

  • Welcoming the Poor People’s Campaign to DC! 

    Our communities are suffering under the weight of systemic racism, poverty, lack of access to healthcare, rising prices, and a distorted moral narrative that tells the richest country in the world there is not enough to go around. And at the center of these interlocking injustices are 140 million people who are poor or one…