Special Coverage

Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Jan 16, 2019

It was dark outside, and the fourth grade student’s grandmother was waiting in the parking lot to take her home from Girls Inc. San Antonio.

But the girl clung to her last minutes of Internet access, scrambling to print out her homework from a computer so she could complete the assignment on paper at home, where she has no Internet.

Written by JoleneAlmendarez on Jan 15, 2019

Updated: Watch the video interview District 7 Councilwoman Ana Sandoval talking about the city's resolution to officially incorporate public participation into city governance.

The resolution passed on Jan. 17, 2019 commits the city to follow guiding principles and ensure that public participation is meaningful, transparent, respectful, inclusive, accessible, informative, responsive, timely, convenient and continuous.

Written by rudyarispe on Jan 12, 2019

The McKenna Foundation has awarded Chosen a $30,000 grant to fund mentoring and parent education programs. This is the second gift from McKenna this year. The foundation also provided a $12,132 grant in the spring to help expand programs to serve more children and families. 

Chosen is a nonprofit that helps children heal from trauma and strengthens foster, kinship and adoptive families through mentoring, parent education and therapeutic services.