Browse Stories in homelessness

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 San Antonio Pu… on Mar 28 2016 - 1:25pm
Support Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) provides outreach service at Central Library from 1 – 3 p.m. every Monday and 9 – 11 a.m. every Tuesday. SSVF is a program designed to assist low-income veteran families in obtaining permanent housing and employment. Participants receive client-centered case management, help with obtaining public benefits, need-based temporary emergency financial assistance, referrals to financial counseling and other support services as needed. 
Written by cduran on Jan 27 2016 - 12:05pm
Join SAMMinistries and The San Antonio Potters Guild at the 16th Annual Empty Bowls on March 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southwest School of Art. The event will feature handcrafted bowls that guests can take home. For each bowl purchased, guests will enjoy delicious soup and bread from local restaurants. All proceeds benefit San Antonio families facing homelessness who are served by SAMMinistries. Contact Rah Shakir for more details at 210-418-9051 or by email at rah@bethanyeastpr.com.
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)