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San Antonio Area Foundation Announces Four New Board Members

November 20, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation Announces Four New Board Members
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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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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
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“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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COVID-19 Response Fund Boosts Local Nonprofits With $13M Infusion

August 25, 2020 Comments Off on COVID-19 Response Fund Boosts Local Nonprofits With $13M Infusion
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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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San Antonio Area Foundation awards $3.4 million in scholarships to 659 San Antonio area students

June 17, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation awards $3.4 million in scholarships to 659 San Antonio area students
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Tiffany Padilla, who just graduated from high school, is on her way to Dallas Baptist University, where she’ll enroll in an accelerated program to earn her undergraduate and graduate degrees…

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San Antonio Area Foundation Announces Second Cycle for 2020 Grant Applications

May 13, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation Announces Second Cycle for 2020 Grant Applications

New cycle focuses on Livable and Resilient Communities as well as on Successful Aging Livable and resilient communities, cultural vibrancy, successful aging and youth success are the four focus areas…

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COVID-19 Response Fund Grows by $1 million to $6.3 million

May 13, 2020 Comments Off on COVID-19 Response Fund Grows by $1 million to $6.3 million
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More than 160 nonprofits already awarded in less than two months. Two major gifts have maintained the viability and growth of the COVID-19 Response Fund, bringing funds donated to help San…

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$1 Million Challenge Grant Brings COVID-19 Response Fund to $5.3 Million

April 21, 2020 Comments Off on $1 Million Challenge Grant Brings COVID-19 Response Fund to $5.3 Million
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$500,000 each from Harvey Najim, John L. Santikos Fund boosts fund’s support to nonprofits. Two new $500,000 donations have given a significant boost to the COVID-19 Response Fund, bringing funds donated…

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COVID-19 Response Fund Grows to $3.7 million for Nonprofits Serving City’s Most Vulnerable Populations

April 8, 2020 Comments Off on COVID-19 Response Fund Grows to $3.7 million for Nonprofits Serving City’s Most Vulnerable Populations
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San Antonio Area Foundation, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County and other partners have awarded $1.1 million so far, with more grants in progress. During normal times, the House…

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San Antonio Area Foundation, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County and Multiple Partners Award First Grants from the COVID-19 Response Fund

March 25, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County and Multiple Partners Award First Grants from the COVID-19 Response Fund
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First wave of funding awarded to support local nonprofits serving economically vulnerable; new fund partners added to increase fund to over $2.8M. Rose Gatica, a resident at one of Merced…

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San Antonio Area Foundation, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County and Multiple Partners Unveil COVID-19 Response Fund

March 20, 2020 Comments Off on San Antonio Area Foundation, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County and Multiple Partners Unveil COVID-19 Response Fund
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Fundraising efforts continue as over $2.7 million is already secured to support local nonprofits serving economically vulnerable. The city’s nonprofit organizations are on the front lines of serving those hit hardest…

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