Investing in Key Issue Areas
The San Antonio Area Foundation provides leadership, funding and collaboration in a targeted effort to improve quality of life through our four community initiatives.
Animal No-Kill Initiative
High School Completion Initiative
The Area Foundation is helping to increase graduation rates through our High School Completion Initiative. Since 2011, $2.8 million has been awarded to nonprofits that provide out-of-school time programs to Bexar County students in third through ninth grades.
College Success Initiative
Successfully Aging and Living in San Antonio (SALSA) Initiative
SALSA is the Area Foundation's newest initiative to create a community where seniors thrive and are prized as vital citizens.
Strengthening Nonprofits Initiative
The Area Foundation is strengthening local nonprofit staff by providing funding for training and development. Since 2011, $1.4 million has been awarded to help build the capacity of nonprofits in areas such as leadership training, staff development, strategic planning, technology resources and more.