The Samaritan Center is a Christian organization offering emergency assistance with food for those in our community who are in need.
Limited assistance for utilities, rent/mortgage, transportation, & medicines may be provided in some circumstances.
It is our hope that with God’s grace we may be able to assist those people in need on their path back to self-sufficiency.
The Samaritan Center offers the following programs for short-term and long-term needs.
The global food waste scandal
Western countries throw out nearly half of their food, not because it's inedible -- but because it doesn't look appealing. Tristram Stuart delves into the shocking data of wasted food, calling for a more responsible use of global resources.
You can find more TED Talks about food, hunger and poverty here.
This video is originally from TED Talks | TED.com. TED is an acronym for Technology, Entertainment and Design. Be careful, it's addictive... in a good way.
Below are a few pictures from our Empty Bowl
Event on Nov. 8 with more in our Gallery
and on the Official Empty Bowl Facebook Page.
A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who helped make this the most successful Empty Bowl yet!!!
Please take a look at some of our
and consider them when you need a service they provide or loved their food (I know you did).
Scan the code with your smart phone to go to our mobile site.
You can then save the app to your Home Page (iPhone instructions are at the bottom of the mobile page).