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Awesome SA Finalists: Urban Fruit, Youth Code, Local Goods

Awesome San Antonio, the local chapter of the Awesome Foundation, has selected three finalists for its $1,000 grant for the month of September. A winner will be announced during an informal ceremony Thursday at Taps Y Tapas, 1012 N. Flores St., starting at 6 p.m. Every month since October 2011, Awesome SA has awarded the grant to individuals […]

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Awesome SA Finalists: Fruit, Roots, Seniors, and “S.O.M.E.”

Awesome San Antonio, the local chapter of the Awesome Foundation, has selected four finalists for its $1,000 grant for the month of August. A winner will be announced during an informal ceremony Thursday at GS 1221, 1221 Broadway St., starting at 6 p.m. This month’s party is sponsored in part by San Antonio Beer Week. Every month since October […]

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Recognizing San Antonio in India: Surprising Commonalities

From Sept. 1-26, 2015, I travelled around India with 23 other students from the University of Washington studying different manifestations of women’s leadership and entrepreneurship in the country. To see more about our experiences, visit our blog, “Half the Sky” India 2015. https://halftheskyindia2015.wordpress.com/about/ For a girl who grew up in Texas, I went to India […]

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UPDATED: Awesome SA July: $1,000 for Photography ‘Life Book’

Awesome SA, the local chapter of the worldwide Awesome Foundation, will award another $1,000 grant to an individual or organization this Thursday, 6 p.m. at Grayson Street Eatery, 521 E. Grayson St. UPDATE: Humans of San Antonio’s Michael Cirlos accepted the $1,000 award from Awesome SA Thursday evening for his photography ‘life book’ that will showcase […]

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Awesome Anniversary: Celebrating Two Years of Awesome

Next Thursday, Oct. 16, marks the second anniversary of the local Awesome Foundation chapter, Awesome SA. Naturally, the Awesome SA trustees will be throwing an extra-awesome party to celebrate the occasion and announce October’s winner of the monthly $1,000 grant. Tucker’s Kozy Korner will host the 6 p.m. celebration. Every month since October 2011, Awesome SA […]

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