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Area Foundation Welcomes New Board Members
The San Antonio Area Foundation welcomes two new members joining its 2024 Board of Directors: Mari Aguirre Rodriguez and Robert Hernandez.  Since graduating from UTSA in 2003, Rodriguez has consistently […]
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By Ben Wiese
January 5, 2024
Successfully Aging and Living in SA: 2023 Highlights
The San Antonio Area Foundation created the Successfully Aging and Living in San Antonio (SALSA) Program to increase leadership, collaboration and funding to ensure older adults have access to necessary […]
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By Jo Ann Tobias Molina
December 29, 2023
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Kwanzaa: African Influence On The Holidays
The month of December is home to many holidays from different cultures around the world that celebrate coming together as a community – Kwanzaa among them. Kwanzaa was invented by […]
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By Caira Spenrath
December 26, 2023
Program Expansion Enhances Support For Older Adults
A San Antonio Area Foundation program focused on serving and supporting our region’s older adults is significantly expanding thanks to a new federal grant. AmeriCorps, the federal agency for service and volunteering, […]
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By Hernan Rozemberg
December 18, 2023
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End-of-Year Giving: All You Need To Know
Since 1964, the San Antonio Area Foundation has served as a beacon of hope and a catalyst for positive change.  Despite the changes we’ve faced over the years, one thing […]
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By Laura Giacomoni
December 6, 2023
Thankful For A Cause: King’s Compassion
After doing volunteer work for a nonprofit organization Rose and Robert Reyes decided to start one of their own, founding King’s Compassion in 2011. Their nonprofit focuses on serving San […]
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By Cristiana Salinas
November 22, 2023
Community Foundation Week
Empowering Philanthropy As An Agent Of Change
Five years ago, if I was told I would be working in philanthropy, I would have likely stood in disbelief.  That is not due to my lack of appreciation for […]
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By Janet N. Ekezie
November 14, 2023
Veterans Day: A Life Of Service For Reggie Williams
Serving the community seems be in Clarence “Reggie” Williams’ DNA. Born in Orrville, Ohio – home most famously to Smucker’s Jam and the recently deceased fire-and-brimstone college basketball coach, Bobby […]
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By Ben Wiese
November 10, 2023
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Native American Heritage Month: Planting Seed For New Center
The San Antonio Area Foundation helped plant the seed for a new permanent home for the largest and oldest Native American organization in our region. It was a $250,000 Area […]
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By Hernan Rozemberg
November 9, 2023
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