As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, there are number of vulnerable populations who are facing health and economic crises. This makes the work of our community organizations more important than ever, and we want to show them our support.

Since the beginning of the shelter-in-place orders, Christ Fellowship has been supporting different local organizations each week. For the week of May 17-23, we are honored to be partnering with The Samaritan Inn.

About The Samaritan Inn

The Samaritan Inn is more than just a place to spend the night. It is a comprehensive program that teaches self-sufficiency and life skills to meet the needs of individuals and families experiencing homelessness. We help willing people gain dignity and independence. On a given night, approximately 160 people sleep at the Inn, of which 1 out of 3 are children.

They serve three well-balanced meals daily, provide personal hygiene products, free laundry, haircuts, over the counter medicines, and vouchers for needed items and services. Day care and transportation vouchers are also available. Residents attend a variety of classes and meet one-on-one with their professional caseworker to develop an individualized action plan and goals for their success.

What They Need

You can help this amazing organization by picking up a few of the items listed below during your next shopping run. While we appreciate your generosity, please remember not to go overboard, as we don’t want to make the hoarding situation at grocery stores any worse.

DRY GOODS

Cereal
Chips
Potatoes
Spices / Seasonings
Pasta / Elbow noodles
Pasta Sauce
Jelly – Grape / Strawberry

Condiments

Ketchup
Mustard
Mayonnaise
Ranch Dressing
BBQ Sauce

Perishables/Frozen Foods

Bacon
Sausage
Eggs
Chicken nuggets
Hamburger meat
Hotdogs
Deli meats

Drinks

Gatorade
Juice
Bottled Water

Cleaning Supplies
Antibacterial Wipes
Hand Sanitizer Jugs
Hand Soap
Toilet Paper
Paper Towels

Drop-Off Information

Deliver donations to: Samaritan Inn, 1514 N. McDonald St, McKinney TX
(Enter through the doors at the circle drive in the front. We will be able to collect items and provide a donation receipt at that time.)
Donations can be dropped off Mon./Wed /Thurs./Fri./Sat./Sun., from 9am – 5pm. 

Monetary donations can be made online at:

For questions, contact Tracy Ferguson at 432-270-4115.

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