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Tackling Loneliness Crisis Among Older Adults
The concept of wellness transcends more than just good health or the absence of illness or disease. Wellness is self-care – taking care of the whole person, mind, body and […]
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By Kelley Gallant and Chelsea Carriker
August 3, 2023
Disability Pride Month: Facing Lingering Challenges 
More than 30 years ago this month, history was made with the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities, including in employment, transportation, public […]
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By Melanie Cawthon
July 10, 2023
I am the dream
SA Area Foundation Awards $1.5 Million To 50+ Nonprofits
The San Antonio Area Foundation awarded $1.5 million to more than four dozen local nonprofits in its first round of new three-year grants. A total of 51 nonprofits in the […]
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By Hernan Rozemberg
July 7, 2023
Saying Goodbye and Good Luck to our Pioneering Colleague
So long and happy retirement, Sandie! The Area Foundation would like to extend our utmost appreciation to Sandie Palomo-Gonzalez, who retired last month after 16 years with the organization. Sandie […]
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By Cristiana Salinas
July 6, 2023
Celebrating Area Foundation Scholarship Recipients
Did you know that the Area Foundation houses more 120 scholarship funds? That typically translates to more than $5 million awarded yearly, even more now with our new Legacy Scholarship. […]
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By Cristiana Salinas
June 28, 2023
Hoops Program Uplifts At-Risk Youth
The San Antonio Area Foundation is proud to support community programs benefiting our youth and which speak to our vision of closing opportunity gaps for those who need it most. […]
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By Cristiana Salinas
June 26, 2023
Laredo Legacy Event
Area Foundation Legacy Scholarship Awards $4M
Doubling in size in just its second year, the San Antonio Area Foundation’s Legacy Scholarship program is giving dozens of Bexar County high school juniors peace of mind going into […]
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By Hernan Rozemberg
June 20, 2023
Monster Moms Org
Monster Moms Offers Healing Circle Through Juneteenth Celebration
A local nonprofit dedicated to helping domestic violence victims and low-income families observes Juneteenth to spread its message of community support. Formed in 2017, Monster Moms works to empower single-parent, low-income families, […]
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By Edward Cortez
June 18, 2023
Elder Abuse is Everyone’s Business – Here’s Why
As Americans, we believe in justice for all. Yet we fail to live up to this promise when we allow older members of our society to be abused or neglected. Older […]
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By Lisa Senteno
June 14, 2023
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