Where can you find all the back-to-school events, health fairs and clinics where you can get free backpacks and school supplies, free and low-cost immunization shots? On NOWCastSA's bit.ly/KISSMap. Click the boxes at the top to search for events by date, or type your address in the search field to find the event closest to you. Click on the marker for event details and directions to get there by car or public transportation.
Written by City of San Antonio on Aug 25 2021 - 2:17pm
With back-to-school supplies draining our pocketbooks, the search for great deals for parents and guardians in San Antonio is a must! Texas Thrift is having a labor day sale of 50% off certain items in the store. Shop for new back-to-school clothes without worrying about going over budget. Check your nearest location here! *not sponsored by Texas Thrift*
Written by BexarCounty on Jul 26 2021 - 1:02pm
On Saturday, August 7, 2021, free school supplies will be given out at Chatman's Chicken. This free event, sponsored by Bexar County Commissioner Precinct #4 Tommy Calvert, Jr. and Bexar County Constable Precinct #4 Kathryn Brown, will take place from 10:00am-1:00pm. For more information, contact Rev. James Robinson at 210-777-1463.
Written by City of San Antonio on Jul 21 2021 - 4:22pm
District 5's Councilwoman Teri Castillo partnered with community organizations to host a Back to School Bash. The event will be at Las Palmas Library on August 7th from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. View the poster below for more information.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 29 2020 - 2:04pm
Free Backpacks with supplies for Pre-K through 12th Grade filled with sanitizers, facemask, health educational materials, etc. Safety Requirements: Remain in the car during the Drive-Thru. Wear a face mask or covering This event is hosted by Grace Pavilion Church
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 17 2017 - 6:28pm
NOWCastSA is launching a month-long crowd-funding campaign to raise $15,000 to fund maps filled with information. Click here to go to the campaign The maps help kids, seniors and the whole community know more.
Written by B Kay Richter on Aug 21 2016 - 10:25pm
On your typical day in San Antonio, about 2,800 people are homeless, according to the San Antonio Metropolitan Ministries (SAMMinistries), an interfaith ministry dedicated to helping the homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless.
Written by Jeremy Cash on Aug 21 2016 - 10:00pm
The mood in the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center was celebratory and somber during a community meeting called to discuss transgender expression and the rights of transgender children in Texas public schools. (Scroll down to see photos from the event.)
Written by Amanda Evrard on Aug 9 2016 - 6:47pm
It's back to school time again, and children of all ages are required to receive minimum immunizations in order to be eligible to attend school in Texas. Why are minimum vaccinations required? And what makes these and other vaccines important? NOWCastSA sat down with Dr. Dennis Conrad for a conversation on immunizations to find out.