Archbishop's Appeal 2015
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Hope for the Future
Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming 2016 - Red Carpet Reunion
Hope for the Future officially announced the 2016 Homecoming Court nominees. The nominees are tasked with raising funds and awarness for Catholic school education. Join us at the Khaki & Plaid Gala, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 to see who will be crowned King & Queen.Learn More
Homecoming Court Events - Janet Pollock
Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming Court Nominee, Janet Pollock, is hosting a benefit concert, Dec. 4 at 7:30 PM at St. Mary's University. Watch and listen to world-famous musician David Kauffman perform. All proceeds benefit Hope for the Future.Read More
2016 Homecoming Court
The Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming 2016 | Red Carpet Reunion is blessed to have 10 Homecoming Court nominees who selflessly said "yes" to help children and families by providing tuition assistance for a Catholic school education. Vote for your nominee as they race towards the crown. Who will be honored as King & Queen?Vote TODAY!
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Record crowd at annual 5K event benefits Catholic Schools
The 9th Annual Run with a Mission 5K, held at Mission County Park #1, was blessed with a large crowd to celebrate the Catholic school community. Participants from across the area didn't mind the wet and cool weather as they stayed warm in the comfort of family and friends from Catholic schools.
Giving Garden Project Sprouts New Learning Opportunities for Students
St. John Berchmans Catholic School in partnership with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension created 10 raised garden beds to encourage education about gardening, sustainability, nutrition and healthy eating. The project was made possible through a five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
2016 Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming Court Announced
Hope for the Future officially announced the 2016 Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming Court. The Homecoming Court nominees will help creating awareness and raise funds for Catholic school education. The Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming 2016 | Red Carpet Reunion is set for Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.
Hope for the Future receives $400,000 gift to provide Catholic education
Catholic school supporter and alumna, Mary Jane Clark, has gifted $408,000 to the Hope for the Future endowment fund to provide tuition assistance to children from economically disadvantaged families to attend a Catholic school in the Archdiocese of San Antonio. Clark wants her gift to help children receive a Catholic school education to provide a foundation of faith, much like it did for her.
On the Scene - Archbishop’s Medallion
Catholic Television of San Antonio's 'On the Scene' was at the recent Archbishop's Medallion reception to talk with medallion recipients about why Catholic school education and this award was so special to them.
First Bishop John W. Yanta Scholar Selected
Hope for the Future issues first Bishop John W. Yanta Scholarship. Fund was created to honor Bishop Yanta's dedication to Catholic school education. Founding donors issued a challenge to grow the fund and will match gifts up to $1,000.
Catholic Schools’ Superintendent’s Transfer Grant Available at Select Schools
Transfer grants up to $3,000 available for families with students who attended a public, charter, private or homeschool last year and want to transfer into a participating Catholic school. Space is limited.
Hope for the Future Names 2015-16 Burziks’ Brightest Scholars
Hope for the Future has selected the 2015-16 Burziks' Brightest Scholars thanks to the support of the Catherine and Francis Burzik Foundation. Twenty Catholic high school students received $5,000 scholarships and were selected based upon financial need and academic merit.
Catholic High School Graduates Count Blessings, Look Toward Future
Recent Catholic high school graduates in the Archdiocese of San Antonio celebrate their accomplishments, but are already looking toward the future. And thanks to Catholic school, it's a future full of hope.
Donor Spotlight Q&A: Circle of Hope Member, Tim Eurton
Circle of Hope Member, Tim Eurton talks with Hope for the Future about why he supports Catholic school education. Tim and his wife Lynnanne have made a difference in the lives of children and Catholic schools in San Antonio.
St. Joseph’s Society and Hope for the Future Award $22,000 in Tuition Assistance
Hope for the Future teams up with St. Joseph's Society to Award $22,000 in scholarships to incoming freshman at area Catholic High Schools.
2015 Archbishop’s Medallion Recipients
Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller recognized 10 Archbishop Medallion recipients for their dedication to their schools, parish and community. Each year one student from every Catholic high school is selected for the honor.
Family Finds Solace in Hope for the Future
Hardworking family whose two children were in Catholic school since kindergarten faced rough financial patch due to misfortunes. Mom turns to prayer and Hope for the Future answers her prayers by providing tuition assistance so both children can remain in Catholic school.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Hope for the Future Award Scholarships
A scholarship through Hope for the Future, funded by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA) recently awarded two, $2,000 scholarships to eighth graders for their freshman year in Catholic high school.
Fiesta medal goes for $1,000, benefits Hope for the Future
Fiesta medal created for Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming Queen, Diana Barrios-Trevino, sells for $1,000 during 2nd Annual Lambs to Leaders Telethon, benefiting Hope for the Future.
Hope for the Future has successful Lambs to Leaders Telethon
The 2nd Annual Lambs to Leaders Telethon featured four hours of live television and collected $270,000 in the name of Catholic school education.
St. Margaret Mary Middle School Students Challenged Through Robotics
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) takes center stage at St. Margaret Mary Catholic School as robotics program expands.
Students Celebrate Women’s History Month with St. Mary’s University
Catholic school students attended Women's History Month Luncheon hosted by St. Mary's University School of Science, Engineering and Technology.
School Community Steps Up to Support St. Mary’s Catholic School in Fredericksburg
After more than 30 years of use, the school desks at St. Mary's Catholic School in Frederickburg, Texas needed to be replaced. The supportive school community came together for a "Retire a Desk" campaign and successfully purchased over 50 brand new desks for the students.
Battle of Flowers Parade will Include Catholic Schools Float
Catholic Schools and Hope for the Future will once again have an inspiring float in the Battle of Flowers parade on April 24.
Innovate, Create & Discover paves the way for STEM Contetst
The Department of Catholic Schools help the inaugural Innovate, Create and Discover competition as part of the Catholic Arts and Academic Competition (C.A.A.C.).
Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School - Spring Update
Our Lady of the Hills Regional Catholic High School in Kerrville, Texas successfully forms students who are morally sound and have a passion for learning. Read on for the latest updates from the campus seated in the beautiful hill country.
The Khaki & Plaid Gala Celebrates First King and Queen
The sounds of the song “I just can’t wait to be king” quickly faded and the room fell silent as all 1,100 guests waited in anticipation for the announcement of the 2015 Khaki & Plaid Gala Homecoming King and Queen...
Bishop John W. Yanta Scholars — Funding a Legacy
Bishop Emeritus John W. Yanta is a name many people recognize. In his 39 as a priest and 20 years as a bishop, he served as the CYO director, a founding member and executive director of Catholic Television San Antonio (CTSA), editor of Today’s Catholic, and served at many parishes blessed with a Catholic school.
Khaki and Plaid Gala largest event to support Catholic school education
The Sixth Annual Khaki & Plaid Gala, Homecoming 2015, benefiting Hope for the Future (HOPE). With a record 1,100 guests expected, the evening will be filled with local business leaders, celebrities and supporters of Catholic school education. Proceeds from the event are used to provide tuition assistance to economically disadvantaged families so they can attend a Catholic school of their choice.
High hopes for high school students
“It just isn’t enough ... thank you so much for the $1,800, but I can t cover the remaining ($6,500) cost of my daughter’s Catholic high school tuition...” These are sentiments heard by the Hope for the Future and principals’ offices all too often.This child, like many others whose family needs more assistance, ended up attending a school that was NOT the best option for her.