San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) has launched two new funding initiatives to assist residents facing financial hardship during the COVID-19 crisis as part of efforts to assist more than 19,000 public housing and SAHA owned and managed mixed-income community residents. SAHA is contributing $350,000 to the City of San Antonio’s COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Program, formerly known as the Risk Mitigation Fund, to help SAHA residents with rent assistance. SAHA will also provide staff to support the program’s application review.
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Did you miss the opening reception for Los Courts? Don't worry! The exhibit will remain on view at the Alazan Community Room (1011 S. Brazos St.) through Friday, October 26th. Exhibit Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm. This exhibit was created by the Westside Preservation Alliance and the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center. "Los Courts" documents the history of the Alazan-Apache Courts, San Antonio's oldest and largest public housing development.
Written by Brooke Cowey on Feb 8 2017 - 7:50pm
Replay video of the San Antonio Digital Inclusion Summit on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, where 150 people from dozens of organizations shared ideas, resources, best practices and a vision for digital inclusion and bridging the digital divide in San Antonio. This free public event in the auditorium of San Antonio Central Library started at 8:30 a.m. with opening remarks by Mayor Ivy Taylor and continued through 3 p.m. A report issued in 2016 by HUD paints a graphic picture of the digital divide in San Antonio: