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Penny Campaign collection update.

Thanks to everyone who helped us surpass our $50,000 goal. The Penny Campaign 2015 collection stands at $51,457, with money still coming in. We had a great day taking donations at 110 Oakwood and our new building at 414 E. Northwest Blvd. Be sure to mark your calendar for Penny Campaign 2016 Collection Day on…

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Our e-newsletter, Word on the Street, debuts.

To keep up with the latest at Samaritan, please sign up for our new e-newsletter below. To read the current issue, with news about the holidays at Samaritan, HOT Project and Penny Campaign, click here.

Lovefeast at our shelter

On December 8, New Philadelphia Moravian Church held a Lovefeast for guests in our shelter. About 35 guests attended, in addition to staff, board and donors. The Winston-Salem Journal came and wrote a story about the service. You can read more about it here.

Tyrone in the spotlight.

Tyrone Baldwin, our go-to guy for anything related to our building, is also one of the first graduates of our Project Cornerstone program. He went from having it all to losing it all and he says he’d be dead or in prison without Cornerstone. His story recently caught the eye of a Winston-Salem Journal reporter….

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Good Samaritan recognized

At our recent SAM & Eggs breakfast, Executive Director, Sonjia Kurosky, presented the Good Samaritan Award to HanesBrands. The award recognizes people or groups that have made significant contributions to Samaritan Ministries. To learn more, click here.

Tour de Llama raises $14,209

In addition to a beautiful day, we had 34 sponsors, 99 cyclists and 70 llama who made the event a success. For more information, click here.

Honor Roll of Donors

It’s spring, which means that it’s time to honor our generous donors. Usually you receive the Honor Roll of Donors in your spring newsletter. This year, we’re offering the honor roll online, which makes it easier to make additions and corrections. To view the honor roll, click here.

Community Open House

Thanks to all who came out to our Community Open House. We saw lots of old friends and signed up some new volunteers. We also unveiled the first of three murals that will eventually grace our new building. To see the Capital Campaign donors mural, click here.