February 1, 2016 Carbondale, Il The Good Samaritan House posted on it’s Facebook wall that it was in need of supplies to continue to serve the public. The Officers of Carbondale answered.On January 26, 2016 the Good Samaritan house posted:
We are in need of plastic cups, forks, knives, spoons, dish towels, and other kitchen items for our soup kitchen. Donations can be taken to 701 S Marion St in Carbondale behind the SIU Rec center.
The house serves three meals a day, seven days a week, to homeless and underprivileged members of the Carbondale community.
On January 28, 2015 the Good Samaritan House posted a follow up to their post with this picture:
A big thank you to the Jackson County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 117 and the Carbondale Police Lodge 193 for the wonderful donation! Thank you for keeping our community safe and supporting the most needy in our area. — feeling thankful.