Samaritan Place serves as a home to 27 seniors in Knoxville. It’s one of only about 8 such programs in the country. Read more about it here at WATE.
The Mungilima family came to Knoxville in 2008. They were escaping war in their home country of the Republic of Congo. Now, the family is earning their American citizenship. Read more here at WATE.
Two volunteers prepared an early Thanksgiving feast for the residents of Horizon House in Knoxville. This gave the residents an opportunity to celebrate the holiday together as a family. Read more here at WATE.
The Barefoot Benefit 5k and fall festival to benefit Samaritan Place was held Oct. 25. Marketing students from the University of Tennessee helped organize and promote the event as part of a service learning course. Read more here at WATE.
University of Tennessee marketing students teamed with Catholic Charities for the 2015 Barefoot Benefit 5k and fall festival. The events served as a fundraiser for Samaritan Place. Read more about it here at WBIR.