Alice Jewell CEO the McKenna foundation updates Rachel on how the McKenna continues supporting local non-profits and how they are learning to pivot as they listen to the needs of our community members.
Jacob Huereca CEO at Connections Individual and Family Services tells Rachel about a scholarship fund that has been set up, in part to honor Kellie Stallings 25 years of service at Connections, and he reminds us that October is Mental Health Awareness Month and tells us about organizations in our
Ken Lowry Executive Director of the Comal County Senior Citizens Foundation tells Rachel how they have continued and even added clients to their Meals on Wheels Program during the Covid pandemic thanks to community support and dedicated volunteers. He also shares about their creative fundraising
Lisa Rubey Program manager for NBCERT or New Braunfels Community Emergency Response Team and Paul Erickson Chairman for NBCERT Foundation tell Rachel about the 501c3 non-profit CERT how how they help prepare our community for disaster response.
Dawn Koehler Development Director at Communities In Schools tells Rachel that one of their biggest fundraising events of the year had to be cancelled due to Covid, and how we can help to support them and fill that void.