Stories

How the De Novo Foundation helped change one man’s life

One unique local charity is a Kickstarter for the down and out.

Waiting for the flood

A flood may be coming for much of San Antonio — but how will it hit the most vulnerable?

Old-school activism: The story of Jack Elder

Jack Elder made national headlines in the 1980s for his work with Central American refugees. Now, the 74-year-old lives a quiet life of activism in southeast San Antonio.

Neighborhoods are the focus of new city department

The new department plans to form a connection with residents and their communities to address concerns when changes to their neighborhoods are discussed.

Faces of San Antonio: Is poverty trauma?

A visiting Jesuit priest gives his take on the biggest problem his congregation in the west side faces.

A spiritual home in the spine of the West Side

100-year-old West End Church of God in Christ is low in numbers, but not in spirit.