Way of Central New York
The Cathedral Square
CenterState Chamber of Commerce
Samaritan Center is a
501c3, interfaith effort
Samaritan Center provides hot,
nutritious meals daily to those who are in need
without questions or pre-conditions.
Monday through Friday 7:30am-8:30am
through Thursday: 3:45 - 4:45
Weekends & Holidays: 1:30 - 2:30
to feed the homeless and needy men, women and children of
is rooted in the belief that sound nutrition is the first step
enabling people to cope and become productive,
guests include both the young and the not so young,
those who are well
educated and those who are not,
individuals and families, people whose
lives are bound
by the prison of substance abuse, people who are well
and those who face the challenge of illness.
women and children who have in common
their humanity, their poverty and
their sincere gratitude
for a place of safety and warmth and
nutritious meal offered every day of the year.
Syracuse, NY 13202
the basement of
of Beacon Federal
make 100's of sandwiches for our guests each week
Young Guests are Ready for School with Donated Lunch Bag and
Supplies from RVS
from Fort Drum
serving in so many ways
the Samaritan Center approaches
the generous Central New York community
for the support needed to continue the
work of feeding those in need.....
The Samaritan Center
is so much more than
for those hungry.
It is a family
for those without,
It is friendship
for those isolated,
It is hope
for those struggling,
It is laughter
in a difficult world.
It may seem like a lot of "waxing eloquent"
but the Samaritan Center Family:
guests, volunteers, Board, donors,
feel in their hearts and
see concretely the power of
Food, Connection and Dignity
offered every day of the year.
Please join our family of supporters
and help make this year's
Annual Appeal a success.
For more Information or to
Talk about Ways to get Involved
with a meal.
we serve at the Samaritan Center is
the centerpiece of our outreach.
preconditions, we invite
those in need to join us for nutritious, well prepared meals every day of the year.
is a pleasant, welcoming place that supports the belief that we each
have value and are worthy of dignity
meals, from 250 to 350 a day, provide more
volunteers a month with the means by which they can give
a place where each gives of their own abilities and whatever you are
able to offer is treasured...and enough.
this local,community effort we create a place of kindness, of hope, of
Board Member and Dear Friend
Forever in our Hearts
of our Youngest Volunteers
help pass out bagged lunches
Biggest Zucchini EVER!
From our friends at
Julie Gilbert provides a
lunch-time cooking demonstration for our guests