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Written by Rudy Arispe on May 06, 2015
The 2nd International Music Festival presented by Musical Bridges Around the World (MBAW) includes seven performances by world-class jazz, folk, classical and ethnic musicians and dancers from May 14 to 24 at three venues: Carlos Alvarez Studio Theater at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle; San Fernando Cathedral, 115 Main Plaza; and the Ruth Taylor Recital Hall at Trinity University, One Trinity Place.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 24, 2015
Faith-based groups, lawyers, community leaders and elected officials nationwide are imploring the federal government to release asylum-seeking mothers and their children who are being held in prison-like conditions in South Texas. 
Written by rmcmer on Apr 21, 2015
Goodwill Industries of San Antonio is celebrating Fiesta 2015 in a big way by commemorating its 70th Anniversary with a special Fiesta Medal contest and donation campaign. The nonprofit will give away 70 medals to Facebook fans throughout Fiesta. For a chance to win this coveted keepsake, “like” Goodwill San Antonio on Facebook and correctly answer a trivia question for that day. Selection of the winners will be done by daily, random drawing. Additionally, people can also obtain a medal for a minimum $5 donation at the downtown Goodwill store at 406 W. Commerce.
Written by evrard on Apr 14, 2015
The Big Give S.A. team has created a simple, quick pledge form (below). Just fill out your first name, last name, and email address and pledge to donate to NOWCastSA on May 5, 2015.  After entering the information and clicking "Subscribe to list," just confirm your email address via a link sent by MailChimp, and you'll receive an email reminder on May 5 to donate.
Written by evrard on Apr 09, 2015
REPLAY the video from our webcast of the SA Tomorrow Kick-off at SAISD Alamo Convocation Center on April 11, 2015 that was attended by nearly 400 people. Rather than scroll through the 4.5 hour webcast, use these links to skip directly to specific parts of the event: Mayor Ivy Taylor remarks: https://youtu.be/4H8uslGhqTo?t=1h1m23s Remarks by Councilman Ron Nirenberg: https://youtu.be/4H8uslGhqTo?t=1h4m18s