On April 18th at 7 pm, the eve of the 3rd annual conference of the Eagle Ford Consortium, the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center presents Frackaso: Portraits of Extraction in Eagle ford and beyond art exhibit—named as a play on the English word “fracas” (a noisy disturbance or quarrel) and the Spanish word “fracaso” (failure, ruin, bust). The FRACKASO art exhibit will be San Antonio’s first major public forum to look at fracking from the bottom up.
Written by esperanzacenter on Apr 16 2014 - 4:28pm
Written by Joe Ruiz on Feb 20 2012 - 11:17am
REPLAY THE VIDEO: Plaza de Armas hosted a readers' forum to discuss the impact of the Eagle Ford shale on San Antonio and the surrounding region. The recent oil and gas boom coming from the 24-county stretch has created thousands of jobs and benefitted countless others. But what does the future hold with regards to long-term job prospects and environmental impact?
UTSA Institute for Economic Development and San Antonio Area Foundation’s Center for Nonprofit Support work together on training for economic and community development
Written by saafdn on Aug 23 2011 - 2:34pm
The San Antonio Area Foundation and UTSA’s Rural Business Program at the Institute for Economic Development have developed a partnership to train organizations that are part of the Middle Rio Grande Valley Development Council (MRGDC) developing the communities surrounding the Eagle Ford Shale natural gas projects.