Do you know about the SAMARITAN PROMISE?

100% of all donations made to International Samaritan go to those we serve around the world.

Because of the generosity and planning of our supporters and leadership over the past 25 years, all of our overhead, administrative, and outreach costs are covered by our endowment. We guarantee that every dollar donated to International Samaritan goes directly to serving those in need.


To support all of International Samaritan’s programs, including scholarships, health & wellness initiatives, capital investments, clean water solutions, and more.

Donating from outside of the USA? Donate using the button below.

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Donate towards emergency relief

Landslides, hurricanes, political turmoil, and other disasters are realities faced in our communities far more regularly than most places in the world, and we strive to offer relief for these disasters as soon as they hit our communities and families. Below we have listed our current emergency relief efforts.


With the new challenges presented by COVID, keeping our students safe and in school is more difficult — and more important — than ever. Feed a scholar’s family or support their education through this form.


This relief fund provides food and sanitation baskets, with each basket designed to provide enough to keep an entire family sheltering in place for a full month. You can cover a whole basket for just $100.

donate to the asdrubal barroso medical scholarship

or create your own legacy gift.

To help meet the needs of children growing up in developing nations, International Samaritan is pleased to partner with the Catholic Foundation of Michigan to provide opportunities for people to honor a loved one and to make a difference that will last forever.

Learn about and contribute to our existing legacy gifts by clicking right. You can also create your own legacy gift using the link to the right or through the form below.

More about Legacy Gifts


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Donate to a program

If you would like, you can donate to a specific program. Learn more about these programs in depth by visiting their specific pages under “What We Do”, or learn generally about all of our programs by visiting our programs overview page.


Donate to the Step by Step scholarship program. Your donation will go towards supporting more than 800 students around the world, ranging from elementary age through university.


Learn, Serve, Grow is our cross-cultural, cross-continental program bringing understanding between our U.S. students and our global scholars.


Help families around the world get access to not only health care but nutrition, sanitation, and mental health assistance beyond a health clinic.


A long-lived part of our organization has always been investing in capital investment projects, led jointly by a donor and the community that their donation is impacting.

Do you know all the different ways that you can give?

Make a standard donation

Set up a recurring donation

Donate stock from your portfolio

Contribute 1% of your estate in your will

Set up a Legacy Gift

Interested in making a donation or learning more?

Contact Tucker, our Manager of Donor Relations, using the form below.

About Us

International Samaritan is a nonprofit organization with the designation 501(c)(3). Our headquarters is located in Ann Arbor Michigan.

(734) 222-0701

803 N Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

M-F: 9am-5pm, S-S: Closed