Let's Get Together

We like to refer to San Antonio as a “small big city,” and it’s true. It’s also true that we are one of the most economically divided cities in the nation. All of us have big dreams for our families and children—but we don’t all have access to opportunities to make these dreams a reality. Together, we can make it better for everyone.

Who Is My Neighbor?

That’s the question we’re asking every day. Join us as we meet and talk with the experts—local families, nonprofit leaders, historians, economists, ministers, community organizers, and more—about the strengths and struggles of your neighbors across the city.

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Watch: Making San Antonio

Learn how San Antonio was designed to be divided in this brief and fascinating history of our city’s neighborhoods.

Meet San Antonio's Southside

Stories of three remarkable women contributing to the health and vitality of San Antonio’s Southside: a woman who committed her years in retirement to fighting for her neighborhood, a transformative leader still in the thick of her career, and a recent high school graduate rising up from her Southside roots.


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Opportunities to Get Out and About

We work with community partners throughout the city to hold events and experiences introducing you to new people and places. Join us at an upcoming event!


Sep. 23

We Live Here

A one-night photo exhibit led by local kids

Oct. 7

Miss Juneteenth

Black History Film Series
7:30 p.m. at Hemisfair

Oct. 15

Black History River Tour

SAAACAM at La Villita
Cost: $30

Opportunities to Learn

Want to understand more about the root causes of opportunity gaps in our city? We're here to help you get started. Learn how our history, policies, and misconceptions have shaped our city and the resources available to San Antonio families.

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