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. Click the boxes at the top 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 City of San Antonio on Aug 25 2021 - 2:17pm
With back-to-school supplies draining our pocketbooks, the search for great deals for parents and guardians in San Antonio is a must! Texas Thrift is having a labor day sale of 50% off certain items in the store. Shop for new back-to-school clothes without worrying about going over budget. Check your nearest location here! *not sponsored by Texas Thrift*
Written by Vivian Lopez on Apr 15 2021 - 6:18pm
SA3 Community Recycling is getting a head start for Teacher Appreciation Week by hosting a "Bring a Bag, Fill a Box" event on May 2. SA3 Community Recycling is a local family business aimed at helping the community reuse and recycle. Last October, they launched a new curbside program that made it convenient and easy for the community to donate their gently used clothing, shoes, and home goods. Since starting this program, they began to receive a steady supply of gently used and new school supplies.
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 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.