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Monica Borrego Executive Director at the New Braunfels Food Bank gives Rachel an update and asks for volunteers as we enter the busy holiday season.

Risa Miller Production Coordinator with the Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre Association tell Rachel the The Brauntex, for the very first time is hosting the Regional Spelling Bee.

Major Roman Leal with the Salvation Army talks with Rachel about problem of homelessness in our community due to the pandemic and their partnership with the United Way of Comal County to try and eradicate the problem; and the theme of the holiday season, “Rescue Christmas”.

Nancy Pappas Managing Director of the Headwaters at the Comal tells Rachel about their educational programs and their upcoming “Evening of Lights”.

Bri Gaetz CIS Alumni tells Rachel how Communities in Schools changed her life.
Paula Bouloubasis who works in community relations at the Crisis Center of Comal County tells Rachel about the upcoming fundraising event, “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes”.
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.
David Garcia Youth Services Director at Recovery Werks tells Rachel how they differ from other substance abuse recovery programs and how they cater mostly to teens and young adults.
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 community offering resources.
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 efforts to continue serving the aging population in our community.
Staci Osterkamp Associate Director of Communications for NB Christian Ministries tells Rachel about their need for volunteers.
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.
Sam Kneuper Board Member for the Rock Haus Foundation tells Rachel about their organization and how they serve individuals in our community with a specific diagnosis.
Reghan Swenson Marketing Coordinator for the Bulverde Spring Branch Activity Center tells Rachel how they are functioning now and about their many programs and services.