• AAP - Food Samaritans

    AAP - Food Samaritans

    We provide nutritional support to improve the quality of the lives of low-income people living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses throughout the Coachella Valley.

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  • October, 2017 Our Angel Program Kickoff Celebration
  • December, 2017 A Gift of Love IV
  • October, 2017 Our Angel Program Kickoff Celebration
  • December, 2017 A Gift of Love IV
2017 Best Charity & Best Fundraising Event!

2017 Best Charity & Best Fundraising Event!

AAP - Food Samaritans was voted “Best Charity,” and our Evening Under the Stars gala “Best Fundraising Event” by readers of The Desert Sun. This is a tremendous honor for us!

AAP - Food Samaritans

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Our Purpose

Now in its 25th year of service to the community, AAP – Food Samaritans remains dedicated to providing nutritional support to improve the quality of the lives of low-income people living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses.

Initiated by a small group of concerned citizens led by the late Gloria Greene and Jeannette Rockefeller, AAP provides nutritional support to members of the community with low incomes.  Learn More

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AAP - Food Samaritans
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Latest News

  • TDS Valley Voice: AAP - Food Samaritans Offerings Growing

    From The Desert Sun, Valley Voice - June 6, 2017

    Mealtime is probably not a challenge to most of us in the Coachella Valley. But for some of our community, this can be a daily struggle. It’s difficult to imagine what it is like to try to get by on $18,090 a year (or less). Visualize trying to do that while living with a life-threatening illness. For many people, this is inconceivable. But for the clients of AAP – Food Samaritans, this is a struggle they face every day. To help out, each month AAP – Food Samaritans provides nutritional support to economically disadvantaged residents who live with a life-threatening illness.

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Evening Under The Stars

Evening Under The Stars

Our largest fundraising event of the year and one of the most popular in the valley!

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Corporate Sponsors

  • The Desert Sun
  • Grace Helen Spearman Charitable Foundation
  • Palm Springs Life
  • Maximum Security
  • CBS Local 2
  • Spencer’s
  • DTA
  • Wells Fargo
  • Walgreens
  • The Standard