Community Partners

Eva's Heroes


How Eva's Heroes impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

For thirteen years, Eva’s Heroes has served young people with intellectual special needs and their families. Built on the four tenants of interact, grow, learn, and love, Eva’s Heroes helps young adults, 14 and up, by providing community and family activities, summer enrichment programs, and SA Sibs—a support program for the brothers and sisters of individuals with intellectual special needs. Eva’s Heroes also represents and advocates for laws that directly impact people with intellectual disabilities. Eva’s Heroes reaches over 100 participants in 235 camp experiences and more than 1900 individuals with special needs are enrolled in their programs.

Community Results Impacted

Systemic Inequities Impacted

  • Education (College Access and College Completion)
  • Health Access
  • Small Business and Nonprofit Support
  • Workforce Development

Eva's Heroes serves:

  • Geographic Area
    County-wide: Across Bexar County only
  • City Council District
    All 10 City Council Districts
  • Demographic Focus
    Gender Identity
    Formal Education Attainment Level

Economic Impact:

$758,379 in revenue

Fiscal Year 2020

Coalitions and Collaborations:

  • The Nonprofit Council