We invite the community to attend the virtual 2021 Specialty Courts Coalition educational seminar series. The educational seminars are FREE for everyone to attend. Join the Specialty Court Judges to learn about the different specialty courts: Program Overview, Eligibility, How to Refer, Benefits of the Program Judges and Court Staff will be available for a question and answer session. https://txcourts.zoom.us/j/96725024041 Meeting ID: 967 2502 4041 Passcode: 620066
Written by BexarCounty on Jul 30 2021 - 1:45pm
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 Vivian Lopez on Jul 19 2021 - 3:21pm
The Alamo Citizens Advisory Committee (which consists of appointees by Mayor Nirenberg) hosted a live stream meeting on the History of Unfree Labor at and Around the Alamo on July 13, 2021. It is the fourth content discussion of their series.
Written by Jeanne Albrecht on Jul 13 2021 - 5:35pm
Claritycon Children’s Mental Health Conference on July 23 will feature six renowned experts including the conference headliner, Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, founder/director of The Trauma Stewardship Institute
Written by City of San Antonio on Jul 10 2021 - 9:36pm
Work is the New Hustle Kickoff Pep Rally for kids ages 6-13 will be held Wednesday, July 14, 2021 from 6pm-8pm at the Second Baptist Community Center. This free event teaches kids about money management, good work ethics, and building relationships with police officers. Free food will also be available. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Written by City of San Antonio on Jul 8 2021 - 1:23pm
For the past 16 months, the City of San Antonio Department of Human Services Homeless Division has worked alongside Corazón San Antonio, Centro San Antonio, SAPD's HOPE Team, Municipal Court staff, and other partners to operate a resource hub for unsheltered homeless clients in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Downtown Resource Hub was located at San Fernando Gym, providing food, COVID vaccinations, showers, hygiene items, information on COVID-19, masks, case management, ID Recovery, clothing, and connection with community resources.
Written by Vivian Lopez on Jun 30 2021 - 3:32pm
Tony Plana has been a professional actor in film and television for over 40 years with many roles ranging from a 19th century Mexican bandit in Three Amigos, to the Secretary of State in the West Wing, and a college cadet in An Officer and a Gentleman. Tony Plana gives a relatable approach to graduates in the beginning of his keynote address, saying that he is the first in his family with a college degree. (Click here to watch when speech starts)
Written by Vivian Lopez on Jun 28 2021 - 4:06pm
Last year, just before the year ended in December, MacKenzie Scott, a philanthropist, donated about $4 billion in total to 384 organizations. Some of those included organizations in San Antonio such as:
Written by Vivian Lopez on Jun 25 2021 - 2:46pm
The League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area presented their findings on economic inequity on June 23, 2021 in their third virtual forum. This forum focused on workforce and criminal justice issues. A short Q&A is followed after the presentation. Enrie Wittwer discusses workforce issues that contribute to economic inequity which include wages, wage security, unions, changing economy, training and skills, and transportation.