Jobs Available at Samaritan Ministry — Tell Your Friends!

May 6, 2023

Samaritan Ministry has three full-time, paid positions available. Two are for Lead Caseworkers, who work one-on-one with program participants to help them map out their “Next Steps” towards employment, education, […]

Help Prepare Apartments for Refugees


Join in one Saturday a month to help move furnishings, reconstruct beds, hang pictures, or set up smart TVs to set up apartments for refugees.

Grate Patrol

May 6, 2023

Needs a lead for Sunday, May 28, following sermon seminar in Baxter Hall for the making of 125 lunches for those living on the grates in our city. Contact Edna […]

Afghan Refugee Update

January 6, 2023

Thank you to all the volunteers and donors who support our work with Afghan refugees. The Stanikzais are doing well as we look for pre-school for the two boys. ESL […]

The Afghan Steering Committee Seeks Tutors for Afghan Children

A volunteer opportunity

Children arriving in the US speaking no English have the advantage of attending public school. But usually there are minimal additional English classes and they struggle to understand instruction and […]

News About Our Support for Afghan Refugees

October 7, 2022

The Stanikzai family is awaiting the birth of their third child and is now financially self-sufficient. Thanks to the generosity of St. Mark’s parishioners, we have funds available to help […]

Support for Migrants

There are many ways to help migrants being bused to DC.

Learn about opportunities to help migrants being sent to DC by several governors at the southern border. Also, if you wish, sign up for a St. Mark’s email list detailing current volunteer opportunities.

Pen Pals Needed!

...“a shining star in my darkness of times.”

Interfaith Action for Human Rights is seeking volunteers interested in corresponding with pen pals in federal, DC, and Maryland prisons.

Update on our Afghan family – the Stanikzais, Bilal & Benafsha & their young sons

June 3, 2022

A baby girl is expected in October. The Stanikzis are doing exceptionally well on Lutheran Social Services’ goal for refugees to self-sustain after six months. Bilal, who speaks excellent English, […]

Thank you! Everyone Home DC’s Back to School Initiative

August 13, 2021

Many thanks to those who contributed to Everyone Home DC’s drive to provide their clients gift cards for purchasing school supplies for their children. With St Mark’s support, they met […]

  • Page 1 of 2
  • 1
  • 2