Brooks Pollinator Garden

Colleen with kids

    Students Supporting Their Neighbors One Garden at a Time By Colleen Quirk – Lead ELAR teacher at CAST Med High School and Garden Club Sponsor     Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, students at CAST Med High School had a vision to create a beautiful, meditative outdoor space that would enhance not only the […]

Melissa Curiel of Goodwill

Melissa Curiel

  Melissa Curiel Senior Director of DEI and Engagement   A native of San Antonio, Melissa Curiel shares her life with her husband of 20 years and their three adopted children. Her career spans more than two decades in staffing, recruiting and engagement. She joined Goodwill in 2016 and currently serves as the Senior Director […]

Girl Scouts 100 Years

2020s Current Girl Scouts

Blazing Trails for More Than a Century!   1912 – Juliette Gordon Low founded Girl Scouts in her own backyard in Savannah, Georgia, she ignited a movement where girls were encouraged to explore the world around them—and to do it together. At a time when women in the United States couldn’t yet vote and were […]

Junior League of San Antonio


“Each member is celebrated for her competency and commitment and not her degrees or vocation.” – Joy McGaugh, 2018-19 President of the Junior League of San Antonio. In its 95-year history, the Junior League of San Antonio started the first Children’s Free Clinic in the city, created the docent programs at the San Antonio Zoo, McNay Art Museum, […]