Sudan Crisis Relief

Sudan’s decades-long civil war claimed hundreds of thousands of lives. But eventually, it resulted in the new nation of South Sudan. Samaritan's Purse has worked in the war-torn region for years. Through emergency food drops, health clinics, church rebuild projects, and more, watch to see how Samaritan's Purse is continuing to bring hope and the love of Christ to the world's newest nation. Learn More.

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Crisis & Disaster Response

Wrestling for Life

Refugees at the Yida Camp in South Sudan retain their national pride and identity through the sport of wrestling. Samaritan's Purse has passionately served the Nuban people for many years, and we rejoice with them in their victories-both physical and spiritual.

Praying for Peace in South Sudan

Franklin Graham meets with South Sudan’s political and church leaders and asks God to bring peace to the strife-ridden country.

Crisis & Disaster Response

A Story to Tell: Refugees in Uganda

Nearly 20,000 people have fled their home in South Sudan in search of safety. They have experienced the unimaginable. Samaritan’s Purse is committed to helping these refugees. In this video, see glimpses of God’s grace to these people.

Crisis & Disaster Response

South Sudan: The Heartbeat of the Innocents

Imagine fleeing in the dark of night with six children in a little boat; only three of them make it across the Nile. More than one million innocent victims have been forced from their homes because of fighting in South Sudan. Despite the tragedy, their hearts beat with new hope. Through the ministry of Samaritan’s Purse, meeting physical and spiritual needs, many are coming to know him as their Savior.

Crisis & Disaster Response

Hospital of Hope in South Sudan

In the face of war and fleeing refugees, the Samaritan's Purse hospital in Maban has reached capacity. Now we're building additions to offer healing and hope to the influx of lost people. South Sudanese refugees are fleeing their homes due to violence. The needs among these people are great, especially in the area of medical care. Samaritan's Purse is constructing new additions to our hospital near a refugee camp where medical professionals and volunteers will not only help care for hurting people, but also share the healing power and truth behind the Gospel.

Crisis & Disaster Response

Stranded South Sudanese Receive Life-Saving Aid

Watch as Samaritan's Purse delivers relief supplies via boat to a group of 15,000 Sudanese people stranded on an island due to violence. More than 15,000 refugees have been stranded on an island with limited resources, and the government has not been able to help. Samaritan's Purse is serving the tens of thousands of Sudanese refugees fleeing war by providing them with aid in the form of food, blankets, and hygiene items transported via boat.

Greta Van Susteren Reports from Sudan

Watch as Fox News host Greta Van Susteren travels to the troubled region with Samaritan's Purse to investigate the deplorable living conditions of people in the Nuba Mountains.Many have been forced to flee their homes for fear of bombing from Gov of Sudan

Construction Projects

Celebrating Over 500 New Churches

God receives thanksgiving and praise at a special service to mark the end of a program to restore houses of worship in South Sudan

Across the Border: Reviving Refugees in South Sudan

Sudanese families who fled from danger in their homeland attempt to rebuild their lives in one of the largest refugee camps in South Sudan. Samaritan's Purse is there to help provide basic needs and share the love of Christ with hurting people in need

Medical Ministries

Lifeline of Healing in South Sudan

Meet Evan Atar, a doctor who has dedicated his life to caring for the sick and injured in South Sudan. He works at Bounj Hospital, a facility supported by Samaritan's Purse that's overflowing with patients.

Water & Hygiene

Water Programs Refresh South Sudan Communities

Watch how Samaritan's Purse Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene programs are revolutionizing the lives of people living in South Sudan.

Feeding Programs

Sudan Refugees Seek Help in Camps

Watch how Samaritan's Purse is helping two refugee camps in South Sudan as refugees arrive by the hundreds in order to escape the bombings driving them from their homes. Find out how you can help at

Drilling for Water in South Sudan

There are 900,000 people living in South Sudan, and 70 percent of them don't have access to clean, safe water. Watch how Samaritan's Purse is responding and significantly improving the health of entire communities by drilling wells.

Feeding Programs

Critical Relief Needed in South Sudan

Watch the relief efforts being flown in to Sudan by Samaritans Purse. Through medical, nutritional and spiritual aid, these refugees have been "brought back from the dead" and given a renewed life, but now the good work being done is being threatened by exhausted resources and the need for more contributions to continue this life-saving effort. Please pray for these people and those delivering aid, and consider donating to help continue changing lives.

Feeding Programs

South Sudan Emergency Airdrop

Watch how Samaritan's Purse is responding to the dire situation in the Sudan. Despite the rainy season preventing trucks from delivering supplies, tons of food is being airdropped in order to reach refugees.

Medical Ministries

Not Abandoned By God: Cleft Lip Repair in South Sudan

In South Sudan, a cleft lip can mean isolation or rejection from the community. Watch how Samaritan's Purse shows people they are not abandoned by God by flying patients to surgeons who were able to repair their cleft lips.