Photo Galleries

Dec 10 2018

Our Northwest party was December 8 at Christ Lutheran Church. What a celebration it was with participants, guests, volunteers and staff all joining in the festivities. St. Frances, Great Falls brought the hospitality of food and cheer as they set and served a buffet of treats for everyone. They also brought the gifts and managed Santa's shop where participants with children aged up to 12 are able to shop (for free) from among new donated toys, while participants received donated gift cards for children 13-17. Participants without children receive gifts cards.

Nov 14 2018

What a fun and successful evening at this year’s Gala on Saturday, November 3 at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School. Our awardees were Michael Anthony Hood-Bey who received the Outstanding Achievement Award, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church which received the Outstanding Partner Award, and Tom Bauder who received the Compassionate Samaritan Award.

Sep 26 2018

The largest Empower The Homeless (ETH) Campaign event yet happened Saturday, September 22, 2018 with six Partners working together to make it such a success! Rain dominated the week, but on the day the sun cooperated and there was cheer and excitement as around 50 community and Episcopal parish members from Church of the Ascension, Silver Spring; Grace Church, Silver Spring; Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Silver Spring; Church of Our Saviour, Silver Spring; Christ Church, Kensington, and; St.

Jun 14 2018
Mar 16 2018

On Thursday, March 15, more than 340 guests joined Samaritan Ministry at the National Press Club for our 12th annual Next Step Breakfast. Thanks to the hard work of many, it was, to quote Rev. Ann Moczydlowski (Partner Organizer for Maryland), "energetic but not frantic - passionate and practical!" Together, we raised more than $180,000 (and counting!) to empower our neighbors who are battling unemployment, homelessness, and poverty, to take measurable next steps to build a better future for themselves.

Feb 09 2018

On Thursday, February 8, Mr. Colby King and Mrs. Gwen King graciously welcomed Samaritan Ministry and our wonderful major donors into their home for an inspirational evening.

Jan 30 2018

Our Annual Partner meeting, held January 23 at our wonderful host St. Mary's Episcopal Church (Arlington, VA), was an opportunity to kick-off the new year with a wrap-up of the past year, and recognize the good work done, and to prepare for the good work ahead of us.

Dec 14 2017

Thank you for making these parties possible -- enjoy the photos!

Dec 12 2017

"I saw the real Santa!" That's what one young boy at the Samaritan Ministry's Christmas Party in Southeast couldn't stop telling people.

The transformation of the basement of St. Philip's Episcopal Church in Southeast DC into a celebration of God's love for all people, especially our neighbors struggling to make ends meet, was amazing.