District Project Spotlight

The Good Samaritan Fund of Tuscola County Churches

The Good Samaritan Fund is a collaborative mission of 15 Tuscola County churches, and several foundations including the United Way.  Donations of dollars and food are dispersed to local families in need.

Your dollars and donated food items help many in need.  Thank you.

In July 2018, 46 persons in 15 households were helped with monetary assistance to pay bills.  Over 8,000 pounds of food was distributed, serving 629 persons in 176 households.

Applicants for financial assistance may request an appointment by phone at 989-673-6929.  Appointments are made on Wednesday mornings from 9:30 am to noon.  Appointments are held at the Caro United Methodist Church from 9:00 am to noon, but please do not call the church.  Use the number above.

The food pantry is located at the Caro United Methodist Church and is open to Tuscola County residents.  Pantry hours are Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00 am to noon.

Call on Wednesday during the regular phone in hours 989-673-6929 for more information and documentation requirements.