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Hunger Fighter
Study: Local nonprofit organizations contribute $6 billion to local economy
First-of-its-kind industry report was commissioned by the San Antonio Area Foundation in collaboration with the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and other key partners COVID-19 has delivered a one-two punch […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
December 9, 2020
New Board Members
San Antonio Area Foundation Announces Four New Board Members
The San Antonio Area Foundation announces the appointment of four new members to the board of directors. Joining the board of directors are Michael J. Bolner, Barbara “Barbie” O’Connor, Gurpaul […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
November 20, 2020
2019 HOLT Fellows
Pandemic no obstacle for leadership program
More than a dozen executives complete our HOLT Values-Based Leadership™ training Congratulations to our HOLT Values-Based Leadership™ Program Fellows on completing the intensive training during these unprecedent times! The cohort […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
November 19, 2020
Mari Lopez, left, hands a free lunch to a walk-up at House of Neighborly Services Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. HNS is using extra safety protocols for the safe handling and delivery of food to needy neighbors.
West Side Families Count On Good Neighbors During Pandemic
House of Neighborly Service Still Strong After 100+ Years Even with restrictions gradually lifting on being out and about during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Estela Trujillo feels quite jittery about […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
October 13, 2020
UP Partnership: Prioritizing An Equitable Recovery For Our Youth
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 […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
September 16, 2020
National Cancer Institute
San Antonio Area Foundation releases free 60-page guide for caregivers of older adults
“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, […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
September 3, 2020
Merced Housing Texas
Philanthropic Pivot: Partners Flourish During Pandemic
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 […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
September 1, 2020
Keeping Immigrant Families From Falling Through Societal Cracks
When our region began feeling the pervasive impact of the quickly-spreading coronavirus pandemic in March, students suddenly saw their Spring Break extended by a few days. Then some more days. […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
August 31, 2020
Man wearing a mask and talking to a woman
COVID-19 Response Fund Boosts Local Nonprofits With $13M Infusion
San Antonio non-profit organizations helping those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic have received $13.4 million in the last five months, thanks to the generosity of donors working with the San […]
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By San Antonio Area Foundation
August 25, 2020
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