• Help us make hunger take a holiday this fall!

    $30 = 1 Thanksgiving Meal

    The Thanksgiving season is upon us, a time to reflect on the many wonderful blessings this year has brought us. $30 will provide a Thanksgiving meal for ONE family. How many families can YOU help? DONATE TODAY.

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    Welcome, Fall!

    Now that summer is over at El Buen, we’re excited to begin a new fall semester full of opportunities for the community to get involved!

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  • Our 2013 Annual Report is Out

    2013 Annual Report Now Available!

    The 2013 Annual Report highlights El Buen’s approach to holistic care, the services more than 12,000 unique visitors access each year, and important information about community needs.  

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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, Aug 26 - Sun, Nov 30
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Ongoing FREE Prenatal Classes
El Buen Samaritano, Austin Texas
Sat, Nov 22
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hands for Hope
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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