Mr. McLean's Back to Work

Congratulations to Calvin McLean on his new employment with Marriott! This Next Step Participant came into the NW office and consistently searched for jobs for more than six months. Working with caseworkers, resume writers and computer mentors, Mr. McLean made it happen.

Teresa Batts: By the Grace of God

In late August 2016, a 47 year old woman by the name of Teresa Batts walked into the Southeast office and began to cry. Caseworker Associate Naima Harrison listened carefully as Teresa told her story: she had no identification, no medical coverage, and no home. Holding her hand, Naima assured Teresa that everything would be alright.

Change Agents recognized at SMGW Annual Meeting

On January 24, Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington held its Annual Partners Meeting: a time to recognize and reflect on our accomplishments during the past year; solidify our leadership team; and provide an overview of new programs. More importantly, this was the first Annual Partners Meeting since our merger with STRIVE in August 2016!