Month: June 2021

Serving With Pride: Area Foundation Supports Nonprofits Uplifting LGBTQ+ Community

June 30, 2021 Comments Off on Serving With Pride: Area Foundation Supports Nonprofits Uplifting LGBTQ+ Community
Pride Month

By Eileen Pace SAN ANTONIO — The local LGBTQ+ community was not immune to the socioeconomic devastation caused by the wrath of the coronavirus pandemic. Many lost their jobs. There were other challenges like finding housing, counseling, educational resources, or even reliable AIDS testing. “It became readily evident that local nonprofits needed a helping hand and…

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San Antonio Area Foundation Empowers Youth-Serving Nonprofits

June 28, 2021 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation Empowers Youth-Serving Nonprofits
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Grant funding provides almost $500,000 to more than a dozen community organizations SAN ANTONIO — More than a dozen youth-serving community nonprofit organizations were selected for first-ever Youth Leadership Development grants as part of a large-scale $8 million effort to ensure that all youngsters in our area grow up with a real chance to reach their…

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Celebrating Fiesta Flavors In Style With Healthy Homemade Recipes!

June 24, 2021 Comments Off on Celebrating Fiesta Flavors In Style With Healthy Homemade Recipes!
Tostadas-CHEF Recipe

Can anything say we’re returning to normalcy in San Antonio more than being able to party FIESTA-style?! It may be a bit downsized, but it feels so good to have this truly deeply-rooted (all the way back to 1891!) SA tradition back!  Here at the Area Foundation, we couldn’t be happier to share in this…

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Stepping Up: Philanthropy Assumes Racial Justice Leadership Role

June 23, 2021 Comments Off on Stepping Up: Philanthropy Assumes Racial Justice Leadership Role

By Hernán Rozemberg SAN ANTONIO –As the country embarked on renewed racial reckoning ushered by the horrendous murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis in May 2020, the reverberations of growing social unrest were soon felt here in San Antonio. The community was in search of guidance. People needed and wanted to turn to bona fide…

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Area Foundation Offers Leadership Training For Our Times

June 2, 2021 Comments Off on Area Foundation Offers Leadership Training For Our Times
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Largest & most diverse group in program history tackles leading amid transition & uncertainty SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Area Foundation, in partnership with HOLT CAT’s exclusive training curriculum, kick off our area’s premiere executive leadership program on June 3. More than two dozen nonprofit agency top bosses have been selected to participate in this year’s…

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