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Alice Jewell CEO the McKenna Foundation tells Rachel about the Comal Emergency Relief Fund, put in place to assist our community with hardships presented by Covid-19.

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.

Kristen Fain Program Officer for the McKenna Foundation tells Rachel the importance of the 2020 Census and about the Complete Count Committee.

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.

JoAnn Daxon and Debbie Dickensheets with Recovery Werks tell Rachel about their mission and the upcoming Breakfast Gala Fundraiser on March 18th.
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.
Gretchen Pruitt Library Director at the NB Public Library tells Rachel about the many resources at the Library and how they are now FINE FREE.
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
Jen Reynolds Founder and President of Pink Warrior Angels Hill Country tells Rachel how PWAHC serves and supports in many different ways, those in our community with a breast cancer diagnosis and about their upcoming gala fundraiser. Community Connection is sponsored by
Alice Jewell CEO McKenna Foundation tells Rachel about how River City Advocacy and Counseling Center offers many people much needed mental health services in our community and about the new expansion project. Community Connection is sponsored by
Darrel Schacht with Serve Outdoors tells Rachel about how this non-profit organization “serves” those in our community by facilitating hunting and fishing trips and more for youth, veterans, those with disabilities, seniors among others, and the upcoming fundraiser benefit in New Braunfels on March 21st. Community Connection is sponsored by
Susan White, Lead Forensic Interviewer for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Comal County walks Rachel through the forensic interview process and explains its importance in helping children who may have been through trauma or abuse. Community Connection is sponsored by
Sandy Buck President of the Board of Directors at the SOS Food Bank tells Rachel about the History and function of the SOS FB and how they rely solely on volunteers and donations from our community. Community Connection is sponsored by
Rolanda Montenegra Executive Director with STEPS tells Rachel about STEPS and LEAPS and how they help willing people to reach their full potential and their upcoming golf tournament in March. Community Connection is sponsored by