Facing Darkness


When Ebola ravaged Liberia in 2014, Samaritan's Purse stepped up to provide care in the name of Jesus Christ. While battling the epidemic, a Samaritan's Purse doctor contracted the disease.



New Releases

Crisis & Disaster Response

Journey from Sacrifice to Service

Drew Toothman, a retired Marine injured in Afghanistan, and his wife Misty participated in our Operation Heal Our Patriots marriage enrichment training in 2013. They came back from Alaska with a stronger marriage and recently served together on the Samaritan's Purse rebuild project in West Virginia.

Animals & Agriculture

Food for Families in Niger

Goats and sheep provided to villagers through a Samaritan's Purse livestock project are helping families survive a drought.

Crisis & Disaster Response

Rebuilding Homes, Rebuilding Lives

Samaritan's Purse is working to rebuild homes in Greenbrier County, West Virginia. Terrible floods in 2016 devastated the community.

Crisis & Disaster Response

Not Alone in New Orleans

Samaritan's Purse staff and volunteers are coming alongside New Orleans homeowners who first suffered through Hurricane Katrina and now must rebuild again after a devastating EF3 tornado.

Operation Heal Our Patriots

A New Path for Military Marriages

Army Sergeant Brett VanSteenberg and his wife Audrey enjoyed wilderness adventures, discovered tools to build a better future for their marriage, and received new life in Christ while in Alaska through Operation Heal Our Patriots.

Medical Ministries

Healing Iraq's Heartache

Samaritan's Purse has established an emergency field hospital in Iraq to treat trauma victims injured in the battle to oust ISIS from Mosul. Our Christian medical team has amazing opportunities to minister physically and spiritually to victims of war.

Women & Children

My Life Is a Gift

At age 15, Sheena Basemera traveled from Uganda to the United States to receive life-saving heart surgery arranged by Samaritan's Purse. Several years later she received Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior through a follow-up event of our Children's Heart Project. She now works in Uganda as Samaritan's Purse project officer for the Children's Heart Project there and recently returned to the United States as a translator, interpreting for a critically ill child in our program.

Medical Ministries

Field Hospital Dedicated in Iraq

Franklin Graham was recently in Iraq to dedicate the Samaritan's Purse emergency field hospital where we are treating those severely injured in the conflict to oust ISIS from Mosul.

Crisis & Disaster Response

Finally Free

Ammar and his family spent more than two years under the brutal rule of ISIS. They are now thankful to be safe in a displaced persons camp where they have received relief distributed by Samaritan's Purse.

Animals & Agriculture

A Community Transformed

Samaritan's Purse is helping rural Cambodians through a variety of agricultural livelihoods projects aimed at providing them sustainable income. With steady work, families are able to survive without unsafely migrating to Thailand for jobs. More than 1,000 people have received Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior as a result of this program.

Operation Christmas Child

Reaching Peru's Hard Places

Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts help our local church partners bring the Gospel of Jesus Christ to children and families in Peru's remote villages and jungles.

Operation Heal Our Patriots

Caring for Military Couples After Alaska

After attending a week of marriage enrichment in Alaska, military couples receive long-term care and support from Operation Heal Our Patriots chaplains.