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Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in donating your time to help others in need, please contact Suzzanna Walsh, GSC Volunteer Coordinator  or Cindy Black, Executive Director, at 865-986-1777.

All positions require training prior to being placed on “Active Duty”.

* Front Desk Receptionist *
Greet incoming clients, provide applications and perform other duties as described in the full job description. When someone in need enters the doors of the Good Samaritan Center, the first thing they are looking for is a smile and a kind word. We are looking for compassionate and loving individuals to apply for this very important position at GSC.

* Intake Counselor *
Works with incoming clients, makes assessment of client needs and performs other duties as described in the full job description. Those of you that are compassionate, patient, willing to learn and become knowledgeable about Loudon county human resources would be excellent in this position.

* Pantry *
Fill food orders as they come into the pantry from an Intake Worker. Stock shelves and perform other duties as described in the full job description. Those of you that enjoy being a part of a “winning” team, filling food orders for those in need will find this role very rewarding.

* Special Event Planning Committee *
Be willing to assist in the creative planning and implementation of upcoming events and fundraisers for the Good Samaritan. This is a great opportunity to put your creative energies to work. This role promises to be rewarding and fun, as well as offering the opportunity to meet and work with others.



Ways You Can Donate

How to Donate to The Good Samaritan Center 

Any and all donation amounts are gratefully accepted and tax deductible.

You can donate three ways:

3) Make a donation online with your credit or debit card by visiting this page:

2.) Send a check by mail or drop the check off at any of the Good Samaritan Center.

Mail to: Good Samaritan Center
119 “A” Street
Lenoir City, TN, 37771

3.) You can donate to the Good Samaritan Center of Loudon County by buying on

AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Good Samaritan Center of Loudon County when you shop at AmazonSmile.


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Pantry donations are helpful!
* Canned Meat
* Cooking Oil
* Canned Soup
* Canned Tuna
* Canned Chili
* Cheese slices
* Instant Potatoes
* Boxed Mac and Cheese
* Coffee
* Tea Bags
* Rice
* Peanut Butter
* Deodorant
* Bar Soap
* Feminine Products
* Small-size diapers
* Shampoo
* Conditioner
* Laundry Detergent
* Dish Soap

Canned Fruits – in own juices or light syrup. Pineapples, peaches and pears.

Canned Low Sodium/No Salt Vegetables – mixed, green beans and corn.

Canned Soups – beef stew, chili, chicken noodle and turkey rice.

Multigrain Cereal – Cheerios, cornflakes, Grapenuts and Raisin Bran.

Grains – 1lb. bags only. Pasta, whole wheat pasta, rice, mac and cheese.

100% Fruit Juices – all sizes, including juice boxes.

Condiments – tomato sauces, light soy sauce, ketchup, mustard and light salad dressings.

Donations are appreciated and may be dropped off at either GoodSam location.