As a long-time supporter of Respite Care, we want to begin this message by thanking you. Your caring, demonstrated in multiple ways, has allowed Respite Care to consistently meet its mission of serving children with special needs and the families who love them. You’ve provided a full-time developmental daycare that allows parents to work and support their… Read More »
The Big Give S.A. is a 24-hour online giving event that will happen on May, 3 2016 from midnight through 11:59 p.m. All event-related donations must be made on the Big Give S.A. website during that 24-hour period. The goal of the Big Give S.A. is to introduce supporters to all of the wonderful charitable organizations… Read More »
Respite Care of San Antonio will host its annual dinner and fundraiser, “A Celebration of Love & Children” on Thursday, May 5, at 6:30 p.m. at The Vista, located at Valero Energy Headquarters, One Valero Way. Tom Dobson and his family are this year’s honorees. Mr. Dobson is the chairman of Whataburger, the iconic restaurant chain and… Read More »
Many thanks to San Antonio Express-News writer Priscilla Aguirre for her great article about Respite Care in the special Thanksgiving Day section, “San Antonio Gives” (page 32). We appreciate the coverage – the more people who know of Respite Care’s mission, the more we can help the children in our care.
Thank you to the employee-owners of Alterman for the gift of a quarter page ad to Respite Care in the “San Antonio Gives” Thanksgiving Day special section of the San Antonio Express-News! The ad allowed us to share information about Friends of Respite and how it provides for typical childhood experiences for our kids — like… Read More »
Each autumn, the families, staff, volunteers, and supporters who make up our amazing Respite Care family come together to publicly celebrate our children and the founding of our agency. This gathering is our anniversary luncheon and we hope you will be part of it on Tuesday, November 3, beginning at 11:30 AM at the historic… Read More »
Fiesta Noche del Rio, presented by Alamo Kiwanis Club Charities, is a summer outdoor performance on the River Walk featuring the songs and dances of Mexico, Spain, Argentina and Texas. Each year the proceeds of this event support local children’s charities and Respite Care of San Antonio has been chosen as a featured charity. Enjoy… Read More »
The Big Give S.A. is a 24-hour day of giving that will take place from midnight to midnight on May 5, 2015. The purpose of this community-wide giving challenge is to increase public awareness of the impact local nonprofits make in addressing our community’s social challenges, bring nonprofits and donors together, expand the idea of… Read More »
Join us on May 2, 2015, from 10 am – 12 pm at Tejas Rodeo for a Zumbathon! Enjoy a fun workout while supporting an event promoting autism and child abuse awareness. Proceeds of the event will benefit Respite Care and various other community organizations. For additional information, contact Bert Pfiester at 210-737-1212.
To celebrate Kawhi Leonard and KIA’s gift to the kids of Respite Care, KABB Fox News 29 San Antonio hosted Bert Pfiester, Respite Care’s President & CEO, on their morning news show. Thank you, KABB, for the opportunity to share our excitement and appreciation for this very special gift. Also, thank you for the opportunity… Read More »