Community Partners

San Antonio Threads

Nonprofit

How San Antonio Threads impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

San Antonio Threads provides a safe and nurturing shopping experience for teens who are homeless, in the foster care system, in emergency situations, or otherwise referred to the nonprofit. With increased social skills, confidence, and the right attire, teens served by San Antonio Threads are supported in reaching their education and career goals. Each youth is provided a free and individualized shopping experience that includes two outfits, full size toiletries, five pairs of underwear, five pairs of socks, a backpack, a hoodie, and a pair of shoes. In addition to allowing teens to focus on their education and careers, San Antonio Threads alleviates the stress put on families to afford basic necessities. In 2019, San Antonio Threads plans to serve 2,000 young people.

Community Results Impacted

Systemic Inequities Impacted

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

San Antonio Threads serves:

  • Geographic Area
    Regionally: Including Bexar County and/or City of San Antonio
  • City Council District
    All 10 City Council Districts
  • Demographic Focus

Economic Impact:

$308,191 in revenue

Fiscal Year 2018

Coalitions and Collaborations: