Category Archives: Volunteering

Interview with our ED – Kitty Lopez on PenTv

Check out Samaritan House’s Executive Director Kitty Lopez in her interview with Dani Gasparini on PenTv’s One-on-One program. Kitty shares what’s new at Samaritan House, some outcomes and successes from our programs, as well as her hopes for the organization … Continue reading

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Samaritan House Holiday Program – 2012 Figures

Each year, Samaritan House is able to provide additional food as well as holiday toys to families in need during the months of November and December. Thank you to our wonderful volunteers and staff for all their hard work in … Continue reading

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Thank you for your Can-Do Attitude, SMHS!

And the results are in…. We were honored to take part in San Mateo High School’s (SMHS) wrap-up party for their school’s annual canned food drive event last month. It was a morning full of food, fun, and inspiring stories … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things We Are Thankful For This Holiday Season

The holidays around Samaritan House have officially begun and are off to a great start! We celebrated this Thanksgiving by providing a delicious, home-cooked holiday meal at the King Community Center in San Mateo for those less fortunate. Coupled with … Continue reading

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San Mateo High School’s 2012 Canned Food Drive

Continuing the school’s long-standing tradition of promoting community service and creating opportunities for student leadership, San Mateo High School (SMHS) will be conducting its annual food drive to benefit Samaritan House and Second Harvest Food Bank from November 16th – … Continue reading

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Students at St. Matthews Share Lunch with Samaritan House

We were so thrilled to have St. Matthews Day School students deliver sack lunches to the Samaritan House Kitchen this afternoon. For many years, St. Matthews has partnered with Samaritan House to make and deliver these delicious lunches to our … Continue reading

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Samaritan House’s 2012 Volunteer Recognition Event

Volunteers who participate in all aspects of service at Samaritan House gathered September 20th, 2012 for Samaritan House’s Annual Volunteer Recognition Event. Volunteer, Aandy Ly, graciously donated his time and talents by creating the above video celebrating our 2012 Volunteer … Continue reading

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