Updated April 7, 2020

By Rebecca Helterbrand

COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND DONORS

  • San Antonio Area Foundation
  • John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation
  • United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County
  • 80|20 Foundation
  • Alice Kleberg Reynolds Foundation
  • Bank of San Antonio
  • Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio
  • City of San Antonio, Bexar County
  • Gloria Galt Donor Advised Fund
  • Greehey Family Foundation
  • Harvey E. Najim
  • E. Butt Foundation
  • Holt Family Foundation
  • Houston and Caroline Harte Fund
  • Kronkosky Charitable Foundation
  • Mays Family Foundation
  • The Najim Charitable Foundation
  • Nancy Smith Hurd Foundation
  • Nationwide Foundation
  • NuStar Energy
  • Texas Mutual Insurance Company
  • Tobin Endowment
  • Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America
  • Wells Fargo

COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND NONPROFIT GRANT RECIPIENTS

Approved by March 24, 2020, 11 awards for a total of $425,000:

  • Blood & Tissue Center Foundation, $25,000
  • City of San Antonio (gift cards for Pre-K and Senior Centers), $50,000
  • Emergency Childcare Assistance Fund (managed by United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County)
  • Family Service Association, $50,000
  • House of Neighborly Service, $25,000
  • LiftFund, $25,000
  • Madonna Center, $25,000
  • Meals on Wheels, $25,000
  • Merced Housing, $50,000
  • SAGE – San Antonio for Growth on the Eastside, $50,000
  • San Antonio Food Bank, $50,000

Approved by March 27, 2020, 8 awards for a total of $280,000:

  • Catholic Charities Archdiocese of San Antonio Inc., $40,000
  • Corazon Ministries, Inc., $5,000
  • Family Independence Initiative, $50,000
  • I Care San Antonio, $25,000
  • Martinez Street Women’s Center, $35,000
  • SA Hope Center, $50,000
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul, $50,000
  • TEAMability, Inc., $25,000

Approved by April 1, 2020, 17 awards for a total of $415,462:

  • Blue Star Contemporary, $25,000
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of San Antonio, $50,000
  • Bulverde Spring Branch Activity Center, $5,000
  • ChildSafe, $20,000
  • Cibolo Nature Center & Farm, $20,000
  • Epilepsy Foundation Central & South Texas, $18, 462
  • Good Samaritan Community Services, $25,000
  • Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio Inc., $50,000
  • The Health Collaborative, $50,000
  • ImmSchools, $15,000
  • Prospera Housing Community Services, $50,000
  • Pay it Forward, Clean & Sober Living, $25,000
  • Rainbow Senior Center Foundation, Inc., $15,000
  • San Anto Cultural Arts, Inc., $10,000
  • Soldiers Angels, $14,000
  • THRU Project, $15,000
  • Vault Fostering Community, $8,000

TO DONATE OR APPLY FOR FUNDING:

The Area Foundation and United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County continue to actively raise funds for the response effort to enable multiple rounds of support as the community needs and challenges evolve.

  • Nonprofits can apply for COVID-19 Response Funds via: http://www.saafdn.org/covid19fun
  • Individuals who would like to apply for childcare assistance can do so at: https://ecs.page.link/e88H2
  • Businesses and organizations interested in joining the Fund’s efforts may contact: Lisa Brunsvold, lbrunsvold@saafdn.orgor 210-228-3760
  • Individuals wishing to donate $25 or more to the fund may do so through the United Way at: helpsatx.org, or text HELPSATX to 41444. Donations made to the United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County will be added to the COVID-19 Response Fund.

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