• National Volunteer Week

    Happy National Volunteer Week!

    This week we are recognizing the hard work of our wonderful volunteers. See how they are making a difference in the lives of our clients and impacting our community!

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    You Make it Happen

    Stay hungry Feel the fire Stay hungry Don’t explode Stay hungry With desire Stay hungry you’re alone This is the chorus to the epically cheesy 1984 hit by Twisted Sister, Stay Hungry . I have to confess that I have no idea what singer Dee Snider thought he was talking about, but I do know […]

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El Buen Samaritano is an outreach ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas committed to helping Latino and other families in Central Texas lead healthy, productive and secure lives through high-quality and affordable healthcare, education and financial security services.

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Tue, Jan 6 - Tue, Jun 2
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ongoing FREE Prenatal Classes
El Buen Samaritano, Austin Texas

Francisca López de Soler

“Coming to El Buen Samaritano’s Food Pantry opened many doors for me and my family,” said Francisca on her last visit to El Buen’s Food Pantry. “It was heaven-sent.” Last February, Francisca came through the doors of El Buen to access what she referred to as a program that was “heaven-sent”. “The food is very […]

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Alexandra Saldívar

*Names are kept anonymous to protect client privacy. Nineteen years old with a new born, Alexandra was facing the consequences of a financial crisis. With not one person to turn to and no family in the country, she turned to El Buen Samaritano in hopes of guidance to a clearer future. After her initial step […]

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The Cárdenas Family

*Names are kept anonymous to protect client privacy. Just two years ago, Miguel and Rosalva Cárdenas lived in a $250,000 home in San Antonio. They lived on a combined income of $47,000. They hosted family barbeques once every two months and occasionally had friends and neighbors over for dinner. They cared after their youngest child, […]

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