Samaritan’s Purse helps to build communities by constructing houses, schools, hospitals, and churches. Our projects provide shelter for families who lost everything in disasters, education opportunities to help break the cycle of poverty, facilities for physical and spiritual healing, and places to build up the body of Christ.
Samaritan's Purse has built a new worship center for Mountain Village Covenant Church in Mountain Village, Alaska. This is our 29th Alaska building project, and this new facility will help the church continue to shine the light of the Gospel in a spiritually dark place.
Samaritan's Purse is providing multifaceted relief—livelihoods training, water projects, child-friendly spaces to families in Northern Iraq who've fled ISIS. In the midst of trauma, we are bringing peace as we minister in the Name of Jesus Christ to the hurting and downtrodden.
Sendero de Vida Church is reaching the poorest of the poor in Hermosillo, Mexico. Samaritan’s Purse partnered with the church to build a community center, which will expand the congregation's ministry as they continue bringing the hope of the Gospel to local families.
In 2013, the freezing Yukon River flooded the remote town of Galena, Alaska. Ice the size of cars swept homes off foundations and forced residents to evacuate. Samaritan's Purse responded to the initial disaster, and returned this summer to rebuild homes and bring new hope.
Sandy and her mother, Eleanor, endured many hardships after their home was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. Watch as her home, built by Samaritan's Purse Disaster Relief volunteers, is dedicated in her mother's memory, who unfortunately died before the project's completion.
A New Jersey couple receives a new home built by Samaritan's Purse volunteers after Hurricane Sandy devastated their community and destroyed their house. Samaritan's Purse is building and repairing homes in New Jersey that were affected by Hurricane Sandy. This couple is the first to receive a home built from the ground up after the disaster and are continuing to volunteer themselves to help others in the community like them. http://www.samaritanspurse.org
Nine months after Hurricane Sandy forced them to evacuate, Nancy and her daughter Susan are now able to move back home. Their house was the first to be completed in the Samaritan's Purse rebuild project in New York. Watch as the family discusses how their
The Johnson City flood in Tennessee may not have hit national news, but that didn't stop Samaritan's Purse from rushing to their aid. Watch as one family chronicles the huge blessing they received when Samaritan's Purse volunteers helped rebuild their house and business.
After tornadoes hit Bertie County, NC, many were left completely homeless. Nine houses were built for families by Samaritan's Purse to help with the aftermath of the disaster. Watch the last houses be dedicated, especially one for a man who's life was completely changed forever by Samaritan's Purse. For more information on how you can help change lives, visit http://www.samaritanspurse.org.
Meet Stephanie. Her life has been one storm after the other, but nothing blew her away quite like Samaritan's Purse volunteers building her a new house.