Like most complex issues cities in the U.S. face, it will take a multi-pronged approach to mitigate poverty, panelists said.
Census data from 2018 showed that 20 percent of residents in the city of San Antonio lived below the poverty line, an increase from 17.3 percent in 2017.
Local agencies are offering to help furloughed federal workers, even as the president and Congress have agreed to temporarily reopen the government.
City and County officials should set a goal of increasing Haven’s public funding to 60 percent and reducing dependence on private funding to 40 percent.
The San Antonio Food Bank experienced historically low inventory levels at the beginning of September but is rebuilding its stock.
One in four Bexar County children goes hungry or is at risk of going hungry on any given day.
“You’ve changed 16 lives.”
The people’s choice winner of this year’s Canstruction San Antonio went to “Poke-Can Go – End Hunger” by H-E-B Design and Construction.
More than 30,000 cans of tuna, green beans, and other staples were scattered around the North Star Mall Monday in colorful displays that called attention to hunger relief.
The 11th annual Canstruction design and build competition, a collaboration between the San Antonio Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Society for Design Administration (SDA), will take place on Monday, Sept.