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Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

Komen grant funds Community Action cancer program

San Marcos-based Community Action Inc. of Central Texas has been awarded an $195,423 grant from the Austin affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

San Marcos residents rally to fight breast cancer

The San Marcos “Pink Heals” parade made its way through town recently to raise awareness and funds in the local fight against breast cancer. Hundreds participated in the subsequent rally.

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

Community Action to hold college prep sessions

Community Action of Hays, Caldwell and Blanco Counties is sponsoring a college prep academy this month to show prospective college students some of the ropes so they can get the most education for the money. Information sessions...

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Community Action sponsors college prep academy

Community Action is sponsoring a college prep academy at the Goodnight ACC Center starting in January.

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Goodnight campaign awards check to Community Action

Representatives of Goodnight Middle School boys athletics presented a check for $1,159.70 to Community Action last month. The check was given out during halftime of a Goodnight eighth grade B team basketball game.

Saturday, January 9th, 2010

City invites bids for funding human services funds

The City of San Marcos is now accepting human service agency applications for funding from the city. The applications are available from the Finance Department in the Municipal Building, 630 East Hopkins Street. Applications must be received...

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Local agencies gather for 'one-stop' social services

A "one-stop" social service center for San Marcos will come step closer to reality on June 18, as local partners will meet to sign an agreement to establish the main building for the Village of San Marcos,...

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Bonham prepares to close after 61 years

The Bonham Pre-K School will close its doors this week after 61 years of educating San Marcos students.

Friday, April 17th, 2009

Community Action gets grants from Komen

Community Action Inc. recently received two grants from Susan G. Komen for the Cure.