The Samaritan Tree of Life Ceremony is scheduled for December 1

Samaritan invites the greater Southern New Jersey community to attend its annual convention Tree of life: season of light enlightenment program – a time to remember, acknowledge and honor loved ones who are no longer here with us in this physical world.

The program will be held virtually and can be viewed from December 1 at 7 p.m.. on the Samaritan website at After December 1, the program will remain available until December 2023 for viewing and sharing at,, and

As part of the program, individuals are invited to dedicate a symbolic light in memory of a deceased person or in honor of a special person in their life. A full list of these dedications will be featured on the Samaritan website. Donations can be made online at but are not required to view the virtual event.

All proceeds from this year’s ceremony directly benefit Samaritan – a non-profit provider of hospice, hospice, primary care, bereavement support, education and advocacy, based in South Jersey. Generous support from programs like Tree of Life enables Samaritan to continue to provide compassionate, expert care and support services to enable patients and their loved ones to live their best lives every day.

For more information or to dedicate a symbolic light in this year’s program, visit