Author: CCSCT

CCSCT Spirit Night at Willie’s Sept 7, 2016

CCSCT has partnered with Willie’s Grill & Icehouse in New Braunfels and will be holding a Spirit Night, which will be held on Wednesday, September 7th from 4pm to close. To show your support, come out and mention that you are there to support Community Council of South Central Texas and 15% of your check […]

CCSCT Staff Accept Leadership Roles at State Association

The Community Council of South Central Texas management, staff and Board Members attended the Annual Texas Association of Community Action Agencies (TACAA) Conference in San Antonio on May 16th-18th. Each year, Community Action Agencies throughout the state of Texas come together to discuss new funding requirements and changes, best practices, agency challenges and future opportunities, while focusing on ways to better serve the clients throughout their service areas.

CCSCT Holds Outreach Event in McMullen County

Merlene Salmans, County Coordinator (pictured) and Carol Delgado, Community Services Program Director (not pictured), participated in an outreach event in McMullen County on Wednesday, April 19, 2016 to promote services for its utility assistance and Aging Nutrition programs.

CCSCT Holds Annual Heater and Coat Drive

CCSCT held its annual heater and coat drive on Friday, December 17th, where it distributed more than 100 coats and 50 heaters to families and children in Guadalupe County.

Community Services Receives Donations For Coat and Heater Drive

Seguin Elks Lodge #1229 makes a donation to CCSCT for its upcoming Children’s Coat and Heater Drive. Palmer Mortuary makes a donation to CCSCT for its upcoming Children’s Coat and Heater Drive. Progressive Waste Solutions makes a donation to CCSCT for its upcoming Children’s Coat and Heater Drive.

Texas Hill County Counselors Association Outreach Event

CCSCT staff, Vicky LeMeilleur and Belinda Lacey participating in the Texas Hill Country Counselors Association (THHCA) outreach on Friday, October 9, 2015.

CCSCT Holds Utility Services Outreach Event

CCSCT held an outreach for utility services at Old Lady of Guadalupe on Friday, October 9, 2015. CCSCT helped 14 clients and assisted numerous others with information.

WIC Program Conducts Outreach Event

The WIC staff in Beeville conducted an outreach event on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 that was able to provide WIC assistance to several current and expectant mothers.

CCSCT Participates in Lifeline’s Free Cell Phone Distribution Event

Since 1985, the Lifeline program has provided a discount on phone service for qualifying low-income consumers to ensure that all Americans have the opportunities and security that phone service brings, including being able to connect to jobs, family and emergency services.

50th Anniversary Celebration

CCSCT Celebrates 50 Years of Service On May 11, 2015, CCSCT celebrated 50 years of providing services to low-income individuals and families in South Central Texas. To celebrate this great milestone, CCSCT participated in a 2 day celebratory event which included a Dinner Reception, Silent Auction and Golf Tournament. Dinner Reception and Silent Auction- May […]

CCSCT Ribbon Cutting

On July 18th, 2015, CCSCT participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the joining of the Seguin Chamber of Commerce and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

Community Services Participates in Lifeline Distribution

CCSCT’s Community Services staff participated in Lifeline’s free cell phone distribution in Pearsall, Texas on April 22, 2015. Since 1985, the Lifeline program has provided a discount on phone service for qualifying low-income consumers to ensure that all Americans have the opportunities and security that phone service brings, including being able to connect to jobs, […]

WIC Attends Power of Influence Training

In February, WIC staff attended the Power of Influence of training in Victoria. One of the suggestions from the training, was to make a creative bulletin board with all of the staff and display it in the reception area. Click post to view image.

CCSCT Awarded Grant

Community Council of South Central Texas, Inc. is the recent recipient of a $7,500 grant for the Women, Infant and Children program awarded by the Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio.

City of Pearsall Gives to CCSCT

Thank you to Mr. Paul Zepeda and the Pearsall Police Department in Frio County for their kind donation to the CCSCT Aging Program.

Uvalde Open House

CCSCT Hosts Open House in Uvalde Uvalde, Texas – October 30 – The public is invited to attend CCSCT’s Open House at its Uvalde office located at 400 S. Getty St. on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. This Open House will provide the community with information about CCSCT and the […]

Thank You

CCSCT would like to thank Mrs. Betty Hernandez, CCSCT Board Chair, for presenting the CCSCT administration office a cake in appreciation of staff’s hard work and dedication throughout the past year.

Public Service Announcement

The Community Council of South Central Texas (CCSCT) located in Seguin, Texas has opened an office at 400 South Getty St., Suite A in Uvalde, Texas.

50 Years of Community Action

2014 Marks 50 Years of Community Action This page will have information regarding celebrations in the CCSCT service area to celebrate this important milestone in the war against poverty Seguin, Texas and CCSCT Service Area: On Friday, May 30, 2014, Community Council of South Central Texas, Inc. hosted a meet and greet with Elected Officials, […]

Food Donation

Troop 361 donated Girl Scout cookies for the Wilson County Aging/Nutrition Program.

Aging Center Activity

On May 21, 2014 Med Team, Inc conducted a presentation of their services to the Seniors at the Aging Center in Seguin, Texas. After their presentation, they had a fun activity for the seniors present – a game of chicken bowling.

Head Start is Accepting Applications

CCSCT, Inc. Head Start is currently accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year.

Aging Program’s Valentines Day Present

On February 14, 2014, in Wilson County, the Aging Program was pleasantly surprised by Randolph Brooks in Floresville during their lunchtime.

WIC Wellness Competition

Recently the local WIC agency participated in WIC Olympic Games, a 6 week competition filled with activities for every fitness level.

Heater Distribution in Frio County

Community Council of South Central Texas distributed 98 heaters to low-income individuals in the Frio County area.

Feast of Sharing

The third annual Feast of Sharing was held in Brackettville was held on November 16, 2013 at the Kinney County Civic Center. Robert Aguirre, who works in the Kinney County area, was one of the 150 volunteers who served more than 1,000 people in approximately three and a half hours.