Following a pandemic-forced cancellation in 2020, the annual South by Southwest conference returned this year, albeit completely virtual. Multiple panels and presentations traversed topics of institutional inclusion, healthcare equity, homelessness and climate change, with input from several Texan experts. The panel “Inspiring Faith to Climate Action” delved into how climate scientists, ministers and young evangelicals try to appeal to faith-based audiences in their efforts to convince governments to reduce actions that are causing climate change.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 28 2021 - 10:52pm
Written by Edward Olvera on Jan 27 2020 - 2:45pm
The City of San Antonio Department of Human Services, in conjunction with the South Alamo Regional Alliance for the Homeless (SARAH), has partnered with Homebase/Center for Common Concerns to conduct an assessment of the current homeless response system, perform a gap analysis, and help develop a 5- to 10-year Homeless Strategic Plan to enhance the City’s current efforts.
Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 9 2019 - 7:54pm
By Stephanie Adeline and Juan Pablo Garnham, The Texas Tribune Dec. 9, 2019
Written by Ryan Loyd on Apr 10 2017 - 12:47pm
The link between people who are experiencing homelessness and their animals inspired the student-led art exhibition and fundraiser, Paws for the Cause.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 13 2017 - 4:11pm
How do people in an evolving urban neighborhood such as Dignowity Park help homeless individuals and grapple with the root causes? That was the question posed to DreamWeek San Antonio panelists Jan. 11 at San Antonio Central Library. Participants said there are plenty of ways for a neighborhood to use its assets, collaborate and address homelessness.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 11 2017 - 3:38pm
Updated: Replay the webcast of a conversation about Homelessness in San Antonio, hosted by Dignowity Hill Neighborhood Association, on Jan. 11, 2017 at Central Library. Scroll down to read an article about the event by Edmond Ortiz.
Written by Providencestaff on Jan 16 2014 - 9:46am
Providence National Honor Society "Jeans for Teens" Drive WHEN: Monday, Jan. 13 through Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 (The school is closed on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 for MLK Jr. Day)