By Edmond Ortiz San Antonians will be speaking up and representing their communities on key issues from March 9 to March 18 at the 2018 South by Southwest, the annual Austin festival that celebrates convergence of technology, music and cinema. Individuals from San Antonio nonprofits, businesses and academia are scheduled to talk about topics including diversity, health care, community organization, empowering women, minority communities, aging and entrepreneurship.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2018 - 8:46pm
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The San Antonio Feminist Film Festival is returning for a second edition of offerings of feature films and documentaries that reflect the evolution of women's empowerment and the struggles for equality.
Written by esperanzacenter on Jul 14 2014 - 2:50pm
On Monday, June 23, inner city residents, advocates for affordable housing and public health, and urban scholars held a town hall session with elected officials to address gentrification in San Antonio.
Written by City of San Antonio on Dec 30 2013 - 11:10am
On Sat., Jan. 18, St. Philip's College will host The Youth Empowerment Summit. This summit is designed to educate youth on social issues they may experience in today’s society. This year, the Youth Empowerment Summit has partnered with Rackspace for a robotics session. From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Summit offers educational workshops for youth of all ages including poetry, music, leadership, self esteem, public service and financial empowerment. The event is free and open to the public. Youth of all ages are encouraged to attend.