Month: September 2020

UP Partnership: Prioritizing An Equitable Recovery For Our Youth

September 16, 2020 Comments Off on UP Partnership: Prioritizing An Equitable Recovery For Our Youth
Academy

In order to have a truly equitable post-coronavirus recovery, one key factor cannot be overlooked: academic systems serving young people can no longer work independently of one another.  “The pandemic clearly showed us that as a city, we are extremely dependent on one another. Education systems, including schools and wrap-around student services, do not work…

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San Antonio Area Foundation releases free 60-page guide for caregivers of older adults

September 3, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation releases free 60-page guide for caregivers of older adults
National Cancer Institute

“A Caregiver’s Toolkit” offers tips, local resources to help manage challenges of providing care for a loved one If you help an older adult with things like picking up groceries, driving to doctor appointments, paying bills or even getting dressed, you are a caregiver. Family caregiving impacts the physical and mental health, finances, career and…

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Philanthropic Pivot: Partners Flourish During Pandemic

September 1, 2020 Comments Off on Philanthropic Pivot: Partners Flourish During Pandemic
Merced Housing Texas

San Antonio’s success as a city is the result of how the community consistently comes together to address urgent needs and unique opportunities. The COVID-19 pandemic has proved that “we are stronger together,” a principle by which the San Antonio Area Foundation operates. “With the pandemic, the philanthropic community had to mobilize quickly because we…

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