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:
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Join the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, the Historic Westside Residents Association (HWRA), and the Westside Preservation Alliance (WPA) on Saturday, March 13th, 2021 at 11 AM CT via Facebook, YouTube, & Twitter for a virtual archival workshop, Historias Familiares, with Donna Guerra, a certified archivist and a Co-Curator with the Museo del Westside. This workshop will focus on caring for your documents, photos, and memories.
Written by esperanzacenter on Aug 24 2020 - 4:22pm
The Museo del Westside launched its inaugural website and a virtual exhibit “Women and Activism in the Westside” to mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Although the amendment declared that the right to vote cannot be denied on the basis of sex, it did not guarantee voting access. Citizenship laws, poll taxes, threats and violence barred African American, Latina, Native American, Asian American, immigrant, and poor women from voting.
Written by esperanzacenter on Aug 12 2020 - 2:14pm
Join us for our monthly live-streamed Noche Azul concert with Azul Barrientos, available on Facebook and YouTube. For this month’s concert, Azul has invited Chef Romulo Mendoza in Mexico City to present a cooking demonstration as part of the live performance. TWO VIEWINGS ONLY Saturday, August 22, 8 p.m. Sunday, August 23, 2 p.m. View the concert via Facebook @ www.facebook.com/azulbarrientosmusic www.facebook.com/esperanzacenter
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Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. San Antonio organizations and elected representatives are responding to Gov. Greg Abbott’s withholding state grant money his office administers to Travis County due to the county jail’s policy regarding immigrants.