CCSCT empowers vulnerable families and individuals in greater South Central Texas to achieve self-sufficiency by eliminating barriers through innovative programs and strong community partnerships. Learn more


Individuals Transitioned Out of Poverty
Weatherized Homes
Receiving WIC Assistance
Receiving Rental Assistance
Receiving Utility Assistance


Congressman Castro Attends Fundraising Event to Help CCSCT Raise Money

On Friday, July 28, 2019, CCSCT held its Annual Fundraising Event, “A Night Out with Joaquin Castro”. The Congressman spoke about key issues related to poverty and expressed a solid relationship with the non-profit, offering to help where he could when asked. “I follow their work and help them in Congress when they ask for support […]

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CCSCT Receives $80,000 for Housing Rehab in Zavala County

On Thursday April 4, 2019, the Community Council of South Central Texas, Inc. (CCSCT), received $80,000 from the Middle Rio Grande Housing Finance Corporation. The funds are designated for Zavala County low-income residents who are in need of home rehab services. CCSCT is a non-profit, 501©3 organization whose mission is to empower vulnerable families and […]

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“A Day In The Life”: Staff Attend Local Poverty Simulation

On Tuesday, March 26, CCSCT staff participated in Texas Lutheran University’s Poverty Simulation. A total of 8 staff volunteered to tables and play the roles of doctor, pawn shop owner, mortgage banker, teacher, and other business positions. Each of these positions interacted with individuals “living in poverty”, which were played mostly students and community members. The purpose […]

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