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Written by esperanzacenter on Aug 8 2018 - 1:30pm
The Queer Corazones de Esperanza have organized the third annual “Son Tus Niños También: Trans Kids Back to School,” at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center. The event will be at 922 San Pedro Ave. on Saturday, Aug.18 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. This event is free. Translation is available. The first 50 guests to arrive get a backpack full of school supplies after the event!
Written by Soren Vaughn on Jul 20 2018 - 2:55pm
All through 2018, Frost is celebrating its 150th anniversary with a series of events designed to give back to the communities where it does business. Following up on the success of its statewide food drive in the first quarter and toiletry drive in the second quarter.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 17 2017 - 6:28pm
NOWCastSA is launching a month-long crowd-funding campaign to raise $15,000 to fund maps filled with information. Click here to go to the campaign   The maps help kids, seniors and the whole community know more.    
Written by Amanda Evrard on Dec 30 2016 - 6:18pm
According to our Google Analytics, the NOWCastSA.com website was visited by 234,581 different individuals in 2016. Here are the top 10 stories of 2016 by unique pageviews:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 9 2016 - 8:09pm
On this week’s Edge, how to improve our dismal voter turnout rate, what’s missing in the police union’s contract with the city, the long history of gentrification and displacement, and how the whole community benefits when a kid gets an immunization shot. This edition of the Edge is sponsored in part by NOWCastSA nonprofit member Friends of Communities in Schools San Antonio. To learn more about sponsorship, click here.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 21 2015 - 2:47pm
The Edge: Helping you catch up and get ahead San Antonio’s heritage extends long before the Spanish Missions
Written by Heather DiMasi on Aug 7 2012 - 12:06pm
Where can you find all the back-to-school events, health fairs and clinics where you can get free backpacks and school supplies, free and low-cost immunization shots? On NOWCastSA's bit.ly/KISSMap. More than 70 events are listed on the 2019 map. Click the boxes at the bottom to search for events by date, or type your address in the search field to find the event closest to you. Click on the marker for event details and directions to get there by car or public transportation.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Jul 10 2012 - 6:04pm
This free event provides an opportunity to prepare children for the upcoming school year. Together with CentroMed, who will be providing immunizations and health screenings, District 4 Councilman Saldaña will be handing out 1,500 backpacks filled with pencils, paper, glue and notebooks. 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 CentroMed Southwest Branch Clinic  9011 Poteet-Jourdanton (Hwy 16) San Antonio, TX, 78224
Written by jmartinez3dg on Aug 5 2011 - 3:39pm
ADOPT-A-BLOCK FAMILY EVENT AUGUST 20East Side Nonprofit Hosting A Back To School Bash to Benefit Families in Need
Written by Michele Olivarez on Jul 29 2010 - 7:32pm
Once again, Communities in Schools, joined by corporate partners and nonprofit agencies, will Stuff the Bus with school supplies and school uniforms for kids in Bexar County.The long-running yearly project by Communities in Schools began July 25 and runs through Aug. 22. About 1,200 volunteers will be out across the city collecting school supplies Aug 6.