Christmas Eve shoppers keep area malls, thrift stores busy

Last-minute Christmas shoppers kept malls, strip centers and thrift stores busy today. From vintage records to Christmas decorations and tamale holders, merchandise was selling fast at the Roy Maas YouthContinue reading “Christmas Eve shoppers keep area malls, thrift stores busy”

San Antonio organizations partner together, create programs to end youth homelessness

Several organizations across Bexar County are teaming up in hopes of ending youth homelessness. “Although youth homelessness may not be as visible, it’s still a huge issue in our community,”Continue reading “San Antonio organizations partner together, create programs to end youth homelessness”

SA STRONG: Local business woman shares message of hope for RMYA children

She’s the owner of a local Ruth’s Chris Steak House. However, Lana Duke’s purpose in life goes beyond food. Growing up, Lana Duke aged out of foster care and thisContinue reading “SA STRONG: Local business woman shares message of hope for RMYA children”

Jazz point guard Jordan Clarkson Foundation delivers holiday cheer to Roy Maas Youth group

Former Wagner High school standout and NBA Utah Jazz point guard Jordan Clarkson and his foundation delivered gifts to the Roy Maas Youth alternatives in Boerne Saturday afternoon. Thirty-five childrenContinue reading “Jazz point guard Jordan Clarkson Foundation delivers holiday cheer to Roy Maas Youth group”

Despite COVID-19, Roy Mass Youth Alternatives presses on with Thanksgiving celebrations!

Thanksgiving at the Roy Mass Youth Alternatives (RMYA) shelter looked a little different this year, as the Nieves Hernandez family, who prepares the annual feast, wasn’t able to come outContinue reading “Despite COVID-19, Roy Mass Youth Alternatives presses on with Thanksgiving celebrations!”

Local teen donated 150 homemade blankets to children’s shelter

A San Antonio teen philanthropist is donating 150 homemade blankets to children living at the Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) shelter in San Antonio. The center supports children who haveContinue reading “Local teen donated 150 homemade blankets to children’s shelter”

SARAH and Community Partners Launch Program to Prevent and End Youth Homelessness in San Antonio

SARAH, the lead Continuum of Care (CoC) agency for San Antonio and Bexar County, along with partner agencies Endeavors, Providence Place, Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA), Thrive Youth Center andContinue reading “SARAH and Community Partners Launch Program to Prevent and End Youth Homelessness in San Antonio”

Nonprofit helps troubled teens find resources during the pandemic

Roy Maas Youth Alternatives serves as a multi-resource organization for families needing assistance with troubled youth A local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families with neglected, abused and troubled childrenContinue reading “Nonprofit helps troubled teens find resources during the pandemic”

Ex-Spur George Hill giving back to San Antonio youth with a day of fun

Former San Antonio Spurs guard George Hill continues to give back to the San Antonio community. The Bucks guard is teaming up with San Antonio’s Ground Control Park and invitingContinue reading “Ex-Spur George Hill giving back to San Antonio youth with a day of fun”