Author Archives: Sam Sanchez

Thrive Youth Center Hosting Event to Benefit Homeless San Antonians

Thrive Youth Center Hosting Event to Benefit Homeless San Antonians

The Thrive Youth Center for homeless LGBTQ youth is partnering with more than 30 other agencies and service providers for a one-day event on April 27 designed to benefit the city’s homeless population. The first annual See One/Say One event will seek to connect participants to services and resources directly on-site, offering instant access to

With Infection Rates on the Rise, Metro Health Promotes Testing During STD Awareness Month

April is STD Awareness Month and the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District is using the occasion to initiate its new mobile testing van along with a campaign to test at least 4,000 Bexar County residents for sexually transmitted diseases. The campaign, tagged #IKnowMyStatusSA, kicked off last week with the testing van traveling the city manned

USAA and Rackspace Score 100 on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index

Updated: March 29, 2019, 2:20 p.m. For the second time in as many years, two San Antonio companies were among the 571 businesses across the country that scored 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index. The United Services Automobile Association (USAA), which provides financial products to military members and families, and Rackspace, a

Fire Breaks Out at Club Essence

Sixteen San Antonio Fire Department units responded on Tuesday morning, March 26, to a fire at Club Essence, located at 800 Lexington Avenue. The blaze was reported around 8:30 a.m. According to media reports, two people were checked out by EMS for smoke inhalation. So far, no cause for the fire has been established and