We are proud to publish this guest post by Families Empowered about their upcoming San Antonio School Fair at the San Antonio Food Bank, where families will be able to meet with lots of schools and pick up healthy foods to take home.
Now that the new year is here, the need to understand school choice is at an all time high as families work to understand their school choice options and which school fits their family. Are you looking for help exploring schools in your area before the new school year? Families Empowered is a non-profit organization based in Houston that offers free one-on-one support for families that need bilingual assistance finding the right school to fit their family. We’ve been serving families in Texas for more than a decade. One of the most unique aspects of the service that Families Empowered provides is the one-on-one support that any family can access, completely free. Family Success Specialists are available via phone, email, or chat to listen to what your family needs and help you to access information and resources that make your school search journey a little easier. Give us a call at 210-263-3524 or visit familiesempowered.org to live chat with the team to start taking advantage of these services today.
What to Expect at the School Fair
Families Empowered is dedicated to empowering families by giving them the support they need to understand that their choice matters. We’re also always up for a good time. In celebration of National School Choice Week, Families Empowered will be hosting a San Antonio School Fair at San Antonio Food Bank, 5200 Enrique M. Barrera Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78227 (map), on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 11:00 AM. The event will be safely social distanced and will feature tons of schools from around the city.
Families Empowered is inviting families to come out and meet local area schools and organizations and learn about school programs and local resources. Families will be able to meet school officials from private schools, traditional public schools and public charter schools as well as local organizations like SA Charter Moms to help families find their perfect match.
School Fair at the San Antonio Food Bank
The fair will be located in a covered, open-air pavilion at San Antonio Food Bank, where families will be able to pick up a free produce bag for each family and free snack bag for each kid. There will even be face painting, balloon animal artists, and families will be able to participate in family-friendly activities—as well as a prize raffle and fun activities provided by the San Antonio Food Bank! As a bonus, the first 100 kids into the event will receive a Raising Cane’s gift certificate.
Families can register online for the San Antonio School Fair located at San Antonio Food Bank, Saturday, January 29 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Though the event will be in-person, families will still be able to explore their school choice options by clicking here to view all schools and organizations attending the event.
Are you still looking at your school choice options for Fall 2022? Come meet local community organizations and schools in the San Antonio area at the San Antonio School Fair located at the San Antonio Food Bank. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to explore a variety of local area schools all in one place.
Charter Moms Chats
Watch Ayla Dehghanpoor, Marketing and Communications Manager at Families Empowered, share updates about the San Antonio School Fair with Inga Cotton on Charter Moms Chats on January 13, 2022 at 4:00 PM Central live on Facebook and YouTube.
Ayla Dehghanpoor is the Marketing and Communications Manager at Families Empowered. She is a communications professional who specializes in marketing strategy and creative content production. She comes to Families Empowered with a background in print media and spent much of her career at a local lifestyle publishing house and advertising agency in Texas. She is passionate about bringing accurate, quality information to the audiences she serves, and sharing stories that make an impact. She lives in Houston with her husband, Zach, and German Shorthaired Pointer, Parker.
Read More About Families Empowered
- “Families Empowered School Fair at the San Antonio Food Bank in 2021,” Ann Starr, San Antonio Charter Moms, July 21, 2021
- “Bringing Schools to You at the 2021 San Antonio Virtual School Fair,” Ayla Dehghanpoor, San Antonio Charter Moms, January 6, 2021
- “Raising Parents’ Voices for Change: Introducing Texas Families First,” Colleen Dippel, San Antonio Charter Moms, August 19, 2020
- “How to Find the Best Schools in San Antonio,” San Antonio Charter Moms, February 25, 2020
- “Get to Know More Schools at the Families Empowered San Antonio School Connection Fair,” San Antonio Charter Moms, November 8, 2018
- “Back to School with Keep Learning, San Antonio,” San Antonio Charter Moms, August 29, 2018
- “Empower Families With Knowledge to Choose the Right School,” San Antonio Charter Moms, October 3, 2012