Youth Service Day

Calling all middle, high school, or college age students – come join the San Antonio Youth Commission, the P16 Plus Council of Greater Bexar County, in a service event to give back to the Ella Austin Community Center. They have 40 volunteer spots available. Volunteers will help create classrooms for EA’s afterschool program and work in the community

EACC Book Drive: Closed

January is National Book Month and EACC has empty books shelves to fill. Comerica Bank is helping us with a Book Drive by accepting donations of new and gently used books at all their San Antonio area banking centers. You can find the nearest Comerica location by visiting or call us at 210-224-2351. Thank you

Toys for EACC Youth and Families

Christmas came early for EACC youth and family services. For the third year in the row, Tha1Radio and the Toys for Tots Marine Foundation provided our children with gifts and a Christmas celebration. We were truly blessed to have News4SA’s Evy Ramos, chief anchorwoman, cover the event and are very grateful to the Tha1Radio and the Marine’s Toys for Tots

Join the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Ella Austin Community Center (EACC) is participating in #GivingTuesday to celebrate a digital online global day of giving. #GivingTuesday is held annually after the popular shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It inspires everyone to kick-off their holiday giving season by giving back to the charities and causes they support. This year #GivingTuesday is

EACC Receives Goodwill’s Partnership Award

  As part of their 70th Anniversary celebration, Goodwill Industries of San Antonio presented Anthony E. Hargrove, CEO of the Ella Austin Community Center, with the Bill Sinkin Partnership Award for outstanding contributions and partnerships with Goodwill and the community. The award is named after William “Bill” Sinkin who, along with other community leaders, founded Goodwill in 1945.

Early Head Start Enrollment

Ella Austin Community Center is proud to annouce enrollment for their Early Head Start program will take place on Tuesday, September 22nd at their site on 1023 North Pine Street from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The program serves children six weeks to 36 months of age and provides education, health, nutrition, and other needed

Home Improvement Workshop

Save the Date Ella Austin is proud to take part in the “Fix It Yourself” Workshop taking place on August 29th, Saturday, from 9:00am to 1:30pm at our center.  

Farmer’s Market

Lots of great produce from local farmers available the first Thursdays of every month during the summer. Come and enjoy displays, delicious food and demos at the Ella Austin Community Center.

Job Training Orientation Every Tuesday

Ella Austin Community Center is proud to be part of ‪SAPromiseZone‬ job training careers workshop. Orientation is held every Tuesday in our auditorium at 9 am. #‎EastPointSA‬ has partnered with Alamo Colleges to launch the “Promise Zone to Work” initiative to develop job training programs for Eastside residents.

A Night in AlaMOTOWN
"Vegas Comes to San Antonio"

Save The Date
July 13, 2019
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