Community Walk for the Homeless

Join the Empower the Homeless Community Walk in Silver Spring! You are welcome!

This event is sponsored by Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington and Episcopal congregations: Church of the Ascension, Silver Spring; Christ Church, Kensington; Grace Church, Silver Spring; Church of Our Saviour, Silver Spring, and; Church of the Transfiguration, Silver Spring.

2018 Gala: Celebrating the Future Together

Celebrate with us the good work of Samaritan Ministry's participants and volunteers, and the future we are making together! Join us Saturday, November 3 to:   

  • Laugh and enjoy an evening with Good Friends
  • Honor an Outstanding Participant & Volunteer
  • Win a wide variety of new and favorite items in the Live & Silent Auctions
  • Taste delicious Hor d'Oeuvres and Buffet
  • Drink a Toast with great wine, beer and non-alcoholic options!


STRIVE, a component of Samaritan Ministry's Next Step Program, is especially tailored to meet the needs of women and men with multiple barriers to employment, including folks who are unemployed long-termSTRIVE logo, formerly incarcerated, disconnected youth, recovering addicts, public assistance recipients, veterans, homeless, and/or those who are working on the edge of poverty. It offers a distinct combination of attitudinal and job readiness training, along with case work and targeted support services that successfully prepare chronically unemployed individuals for competitive employment opportunities in some of today’s highest growth industries.

The Role Model: Rev. Vincent Harris

Reverend Vincent Harris has spent the past four years volunteering as a Front Office Coordinator (FOC) at our Anacostia / SE DC office. After more than twenty years of service, Vince retired from the Rectory of St. George’s Episcopal Church, and began searching for new opportunities. He found them at Samaritan Ministry.

Job Opportunities

Join Our TeamSamaritan Ministry is seeking a Job Dveloper. Please download the position description for more information.