2017 Gala & Auction

Larry GoochWill you celebrate with us?

Join in the fun on Saturday, October 28 at our Gala & Auction.

This year's honorees are:

Larry Gooch
Outstanding Achievement Award


Meigan Chan
Compassionate Samaritan Award


St. Thomas' Episcopal Church, DC
Outstanding Partner Award 

Join in the fun!

  • Win great items in the Live & Silent Auction
  • Hear music by After The Flood
  • Enjoy Wine, beer and non-alcoholic favorites
  • Try Shots for a Shot and the 100 Yard Dash!
  • Taste Wonderful & Abundant Hors d'Ouvres

Students learn math skills from teacher Carl Kaiser during the Spring 2017 session.

Pre-GED Class: Getting Prepared

While for many people, education is difficult to access, through Samaritan Ministry's Pre-GED classes participants take a big step in reaching their educational goals.

Job Opportunities

Samaritan Ministry is currently seeking applications for the following positions:

Volunteer Staff Spotlight!

Gloria Ducker: Radiating God’s Love Through Service

Gloria Ducker is a valuable lifelong volunteer. With a background in social work Gloria started volunteering Samaritan Ministry’s more than ten years. She started out volunteering to help prepare food at Samaritan Ministry’s annual Christmas party hosted by St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church. This is her church which is one of 60+ SMGW Partners. St. Timothy’s Partner Representatives encouraged Gloria to help out at Samaritan Ministry. Eight years ago, after being asked to serve be a Partner Representative. Gloria served for two years as a rep for St. Timothy’s.

Today, Gloria works as an FOC (Front Office Coordinator) at Samaritan Ministry’s Southeast office. “I decided to volunteer because I like to interact with people,” Gloria says. “I have a passion for relationships and working with people.” Gloria continues to help out at the SE Christmas Party, an activity she looks forward to every year.