• 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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  • July 4, 2017 IndepenDANCE Day Party
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

Lily Tomlin
Actress / Comedienne
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AAP - Food Samaritans
Photo by: Greg Gorman

 

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Latest News

  • Special Performance by Barry Manilow

    PALM SPRINGS - May 18, 2017: Pop culture icon and music legend Barry Manilow announced today that he will once again perform five holiday concerts to raise funds for 25 charities in the Coachella Valley.  AAP – Food Samaritans is among the beneficiaries, but we MUST be selected at the time of purchase! 
     
    Manilow’s A Gift of Love IV concerts will feature his hit songs and holiday favorites. His past holiday concerts have surprised audiences with a children’s choir, Santa Claus, and even snow!  Concerts are scheduled for December 12 and 13 and then again December 15, 16 and 17 at the McCallum Theatre.

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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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Application for Services

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Corporate Sponsors

  • DTA
  • The Auen Foundation
  • Palm Springs Life
  • The Desert Sun
  • Wells Fargo
  • Trio
  • CBS Local 2
  • Walgreens
  • Spencer’s
  • Maximum Security