Impact San Antonio

Impact San Antonio

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San Antonio, Texas  ·  Impact San Antonio is made of women who each contribute $1,000 annually and combine their donations into at least one $100,000 project grant to a non-profit mak
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We have our winners! Thank you so much for your participation and be sure to email jsalvadore@satx.rr.com for information about the Impact San Antonio Summer Soiree August 16!

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Erika Ivanyi is General Manager of Capital Group Companies, Home of the American Funds, a financial services company. If your cause is her passion, she delivers.She is Immediate Board Past Chair of ARTS San Antonio, which delivers performing arts and arts education; Was the 2010 March of Dimes March for Babies Chair. March of Dimes improves the health of mothers and babies; Is a Board member of the San Antonio Humane Society, which provides shelter, care and adoption for abandoned animals.

Erika Ivanyi is General Manager of Capital Group Companies, Home of the American Funds, a financial services company. If your cause is her passion, she delivers.She is Immediate Board Past Chair of ARTS San Antonio, which delivers performing arts and arts education; Was the 2010 March of Dimes March for Babies Chair. March of Dimes improves the health of mothers and babies; Is a Board member of the San Antonio Humane Society, which provides shelter, care and adoption for abandoned animals.

Christy’s Hope is an organization that donates 100% of its proceeds to the Battered Woman and Children’s Center. The charity was founded by Christy Prescott in 1998 as she saw a need in the community. Christine Prescott is the Owner and CEO of CTP Inc. and Rennert Travel and continues to give back to the community. #MostPinteresting #Philanthropy #ImpactSA

Christy’s Hope is an organization that donates 100% of its proceeds to the Battered Woman and Children’s Center. The charity was founded by Christy Prescott in 1998 as she saw a need in the community. Christine Prescott is the Owner and CEO of CTP Inc. and Rennert Travel and continues to give back to the community. #MostPinteresting #Philanthropy #ImpactSA

Jocelyn L. Straus has been a tireless community voluteer and currently serves as founding chair of the Las Casas Foundation, on the board of the Children's Museum and the she is one of six members who serve on the State Preservation Board being the only citizen member since the others are all elected State officials. #ImpactSA #MostPinteresting #Philanthropy

Jocelyn L. Straus has been a tireless community voluteer and currently serves as founding chair of the Las Casas Foundation, on the board of the Children's Museum and the she is one of six members who serve on the State Preservation Board being the only citizen member since the others are all elected State officials. #ImpactSA #MostPinteresting #Philanthropy

#MostPinteresting Woman is Judie Gustafson.  1) She does amazing things for individuals with disabilities including job creation, advocacy and program development.  Serving on the #RMI board...she gets our vote! 2) Judie participated in the Junior Forum for 10 years giving our community a role model in #Philanthropy through her leadership, continuing as a sustainer today.  3) She participates with Children's Hunger fund packing boxes of food to help stamp out hunger in SA.  #ImpactSA

#MostPinteresting Woman is Judie Gustafson. 1) She does amazing things for individuals with disabilities including job creation, advocacy and program development. Serving on the #RMI board...she gets our vote! 2) Judie participated in the Junior Forum for 10 years giving our community a role model in #Philanthropy through her leadership, continuing as a sustainer today. 3) She participates with Children's Hunger fund packing boxes of food to help stamp out hunger in SA. #ImpactSA

As a military spouse, Shari Jenson has always supported her local community through volunteer work. In 2005 she became employed by the USO in Okinawa, Japan. This allowed her to open and operate the first USO in Iraq in support of the frontline troops. In 2008 she came to San Antonio as the director of the local USO, supporting 89,000+ troops and their families. She also works hard to partner with and support many other nonprofits including: United Way, Fisher House and Big Brothers Big…

As a military spouse, Shari Jenson has always supported her local community through volunteer work. In 2005 she became employed by the USO in Okinawa, Japan. This allowed her to open and operate the first USO in Iraq in support of the frontline troops. In 2008 she came to San Antonio as the director of the local USO, supporting 89,000+ troops and their families. She also works hard to partner with and support many other nonprofits including: United Way, Fisher House and Big Brothers Big…

Peggy Walker is Pinteresting because she dedicates her time, resources and energy to multiple nonprofits that support children and the arts.  She is the co-founder of Smart Start. She served for many years on the board of Sunshine Cottage and is currently the board chair for the Witte Museum.  Peggy serves as an example for other women through her philanthropy and servant leadership.  #ImpactSA, #MostPinteresting, #Philanthropy Nomination by www.sunshinecottage.org.

Peggy Walker is Pinteresting because she dedicates her time, resources and energy to multiple nonprofits that support children and the arts. She is the co-founder of Smart Start. She served for many years on the board of Sunshine Cottage and is currently the board chair for the Witte Museum. Peggy serves as an example for other women through her philanthropy and servant leadership. #ImpactSA, #MostPinteresting, #Philanthropy Nomination by www.sunshinecottage.org.

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This is our Guidelines Pin. Make sure to leave a comment with a link to your pin (nomination) with the following hashtags: #ImpactSA #MostPinteresting #Philanthropy Once approved, we'll repin you to this board! Good luck and happy pinning! (one repin per user)

2011 ISA VP Meg Salvadore, boutique owner Gary Wright and 2011 ISA President Jackie Pugh at ISA fundraiser/mixer at Salado Creek Boutique at Los Patios

2011 ISA VP Meg Salvadore, boutique owner Gary Wright and 2011 ISA President Jackie Pugh at ISA fundraiser/mixer at Salado Creek Boutique at Los Patios

Rose Mary Fry and Michelle Price at Impact Friendraiser at Salado Creek Boutique at Los Patios

Rose Mary Fry and Michelle Price at Impact Friendraiser at Salado Creek Boutique at Los Patios

2008 Runner-up: Mitchell Lake Audubon Center connects people with nature through conservation and community education focused on birds and their habitats.

From Owl Prowls to lectures, volunteer days to Birding 101 classes, Audubon centers across the country are bursting with fun events this summer. Here are some that are happening in the Central Flyway.

Just a few of the women that attended our fabulous reception at Oak Hills with Lila Cockrell as our speaker

Just a few of the women that attended our fabulous reception at Oak Hills with Lila Cockrell as our speaker

Patio reception at Aldo's for all of our previous Grant Recipients and ISA members

Patio reception at Aldo's for all of our previous Grant Recipients and ISA members

Runner-up in 2011:  Serving San Antonio’s youth, SAY Sí is a year round, long-term, non-profit multidisciplinary arts program that provides students opportunities to develop artistic and social skills in preparation for higher educational advancement and professional careers.

Runner-up in 2011: Serving San Antonio’s youth, SAY Sí is a year round, long-term, non-profit multidisciplinary arts program that provides students opportunities to develop artistic and social skills in preparation for higher educational advancement and professional careers.

Runner-up in 2011:  The San Antonio AIDS Foundation has a dual mission — to provide compassionate medical care and social services to people with HIV and AIDS, and to help prevent the spread of HIV through education, counseling and testing.

Runner-up in The San Antonio AIDS Foundation has a dual mission — to provide compassionate medical care and social services to people with HIV and AIDS, and to help prevent the spread of HIV through education, counseling and testing.