ChildSafe was recently awarded a $6,770 grant by the Texas Bar Foundation for a care coordination team for commercially sexually exploited youth, a problem that plagues children in Texas and especially Bexar County. As a result of this grant, ChildSafe will facilitate the creation of a dedicated taskforce and protocols to better identify and meet the needs of child victims of commercial sexual exploitation.
Written by karensadams on Dec 5 2017 - 8:42am
Written by JamiAlise on Feb 1 2017 - 5:10pm
Youth Leadership Organization will be hosting a workshop about consent, relationships and love. A dance will follow with prizes and games. Learn about sex education. Workshop will focus on youth ages 13-18 years of age.
Written by Beth Graham on Mar 18 2016 - 1:13pm
Young performers between the ages of 8 and 17 are invited to audition, rehearse and perform with The Magik Theatre, using the stage, set and props from Magik’s Main Stage production of Charlotte’s Web! Students accepted for the youth version will be rehearsed and trained by Magik Theatre professionals for their premiere at the theatre.
Written by urban15 on Jun 19 2015 - 1:37pm
The URBAN-15 Group is proud to present the 2015 Josiah Media Festival! This year’s festival will be presented at the URBAN-15 Studio located at 2500 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX 78210. Selected and winning films entered into this year’s festival will be screened at three times: Friday, September 18th at 7pm Saturday, September 19th at 2pm (Matinee screening) Saturday, September 19th at 7pm
Written by CirclesofSA on May 22 2015 - 10:35am
Free Camp for children and youth whose parents or guardians are active and retired military veterans or reservist. Week 1 June 8-12 for youth 8-10 years of age Week 2 June 15-19 for youth 11-13 years of age Leadership classes, Dance, Drama, Art Lunch and Snacks provided. Field Tip on the last Day *Space is limited-50 youth per camp Registration is required and open May 1- June 12 Contact Denise Smith at 210-233-5896 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Written by Cbreit on Mar 3 2015 - 4:50pm
On Friday, March 6, the popular Elephant & Piggie books by Mo Willems will come to life on the stage of The Magik Theatre in Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play! At 6:00 p.m. the theatre will host an opening night celebration, including children’s crafts, photos with Elephant and Piggie, and dance lessons through the decades – the Charleston, swing, rock ‘n’ roll, and more!
Written by deberry on Nov 24 2014 - 1:48pm
The San Antonio Book Festival is launching its 2nd annual Fiction Contest for students in grades 7 to 12, giving young writers the opportunity to showcase their creativity and narrative skills.
Written by lcarter on Nov 18 2014 - 1:33pm
There’s no denying San Antonio has a large number of youth and teens hanging over the precipice — in danger of falling into lives as under-educated, chronically unemployed adults; alcohol or drug abusers; or perhaps incarceration. Since 1995, Por Vida Academy Charter High School located on the campus of Blessed Sacrament Academy at 1135 Mission Road has been throwing a lifeline to some of the most vulnerable in our community.
Written by SAYSi_SA on Jun 13 2014 - 3:25pm
This July, SAY Sí students will shed light on another important unexplored topic in their fifth installment of Stories Seldom Told. Every year, the “Stories Seldom Told” exhibition series reflects issues that are rarely spoken about, with a focus on peoples who are often silenced. Students vote on an exhibition theme of their choice, researching topics and creating artwork that would challenge both them and their audiences.
Written by Kris_Serold on Apr 15 2014 - 5:24pm
San Antonio youth interested in showing off their skills on the baseball field are encouraged to compete in the upcoming Major League Baseball’s Pitch, Hit & Run skills competition. The free event, hosted by the City’s Parks and Recreation Department, will be held on Saturday, April 19, at Kennedy Softball Complex, 3101 Roselawn. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and competition begins at 10 a.m.