Month: October 2018

Outreach Event in McMullen County is Successful

On Wednesday, October 24, 2018, CCSCT County Coordinators Merlene Salmans and Sandra Royal, attended the AACOG Roadshow at the Tilden’s Lion’s Club in McMullen County. AACOG representatives and partners were present to provide information to individuals throughout the community regarding their services. Over 75 stress balls, bookmarkers, fans, pens and brochures creating awareness around CCSCT’s programs were distributed.  In addition, the […]

CCSCT Holds Advocacy Event for Congressman Gonzalez

CCSCT held an after-hours reception for Congressman Vicente Gonzalez, who was in Seguin on October 17th for the ribbon-cutting of his new office. The reception was held at the Seguin-Guadalupe Coliseum and was an opportunity for Congressman Gonzalez to speak regarding his advocacy efforts and areas of focus. A special thank you to Woodforest National […]

Congressman Opens New Office In Seguin

CCSCT staff were present for the ribbon-cutting ceremony of Congressman Vicente Gonzalez’s new office in Seguin. This is the fifth location for constituents in the 15th District of Texas to obtain assistance with federal agencies, grants and veteran services. As quoted in Texas Border Business, “It is an honor to open an office in the northernmost […]

CCSCT Represents at Region VI Conference in Arkansas

CCSCT staff attended the Region VI Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas October 16-19. Staff  attended a pre-conference session where National Community Action Foundation CEO and Founder, David Bradley spoke about advocacy. Other conference sessions included CSBG Organizational Standards-A Regional Perspective, Improving Communities, Fiscal Best Practices,  Human Resources Cost-Savings, Building an Inclusive and Culturally Competent Organization and […]

Staff Attend AACOG Weatherization Recognition Luncheon

CCSCT staff attended the AACOG Weatherization Luncheon on Thursday, October 11th. During the luncheon, special recognition was given to Ernest Leal, Guadalupe County Coordinator and Merlene Salmans, Atascosa County Coordinator for referring clients to the AACOG Weatherization Program for assistance. Also pictured is Cindy Perez, Guadalupe County Coordinator, Vicky LeMeilleur, Kerr County Coordinator and Sandra Royal, […]

CCSCT Represents at Engage at Every Age-A Healthy Aging Symposium

CCSCT Frio County Coordinator, Delma Pargas, attended the Engage at Every Age-A Healthy Aging Symposium on Wednesday, September 26th. The event was held at the Pearsall Public Library and was hosted by the Alamo Senior Advisory Committee of AACOG.