Megan Dupree Outreach Coordinator and Jacob Huereca COO at Connections Individual and Family Services tell Rachel some important things to keep in mind to maintain our mental health during these times. They talk about how they are still housing homeless youth and give us a mental health hotline.
Ken Lowry Executive Director with The Comal County Senior Citizens Foundation tells Rachel about the obstacle they are facing regarding funding and the red tape over “congregate” vs “delivery” of much needed nutritional meals for our seniors and how we can help.
Major Roman Leal with the Salvation Army tells Rachel about their efforts to combat homelessness in our community, their joint efforts with other local non- profit organizations, and the “Pathway of Hope” program.
Martie Simpson Volunteer on the Board of the United Way of Comal County and Campaign Chair tells Rachel how th United Way receives funds from local donors and the annual Gruene Music and Wine Fest, and how we can help to support the U.W. through work programs.
Melissa Krause Executive Director of Communications and External Affairs talks with Rachel about the upcoming NBU Kinderschuhe 5K a benefit run for Communities In Schools to help them purchase shoes for kids in need in our community.
Donna Eccleston Compliance Chair with the United Way of Comal County tells Rachel about the web-based grant process and how it helps them to partner with local non-profit organizations to invest in their success. Community Connection is sponsored by veramenditx.com