The Gift That Gives Back: Scholarship Grants

In August, Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio (BHFSA) held its yearly Scholarship Partner Celebration, which is a meet-and-greet event with BHFSA trustees and representatives from institutions of higher education that receive BHFSA funds for their scholarship programs. BHFSA’s Scholarship Grants often fly under the radar in comparison to grants made to service organizations, such…

Press Release: Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio sponsors pandemic recovery on multiple levels

The Foundation is sponsoring closed captioning at the Global Health Symposium presented by Texas Biomedical Research Institute The Foundation is also sponsoring a National Day of Prayer Breakfast hosted by the YMCA of Greater San Antonio and Trinity Baptist Church April 28, 2021 (SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS) — Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio (BHFSA) believes that…

BHFSA Remembers Jim Elkins and Noah Rodriguez

Last week, the trustees, staff, and friends of BHFSA were informed of the passing of two former trustees, Jim Elkins and Noah Rodriguez. Jim served on BHFSA’s Board of Trustees for 9 years and Noah served for 18 years. Both men brought Christ’s light and love to BHFSA’s work, and we cherish their memory. Our…

Where we’ve been, where we’re going: Foundation history, current giving, and future goals

Welcome to Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio’s new blog! For our inaugural post, we invite you to take a closer look at the Foundation itself: its history, current operations, and future goals. Our history: Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio, or BHFSA, was founded in 2004 after the sale of the nonprofit Baptist Health System to Vanguard Health Systems,…

Press Release: Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio announces additional Disaster Relief grants

BHFSA President and CEO Cody Knowlton and San Antonio Food Bank President and CEO Eric Cooper Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio announces additional Disaster Relief grants A $20,000 grant was given to the San Antonio Food Bank Daily Bread Ministries, St. PJ’s Children’s Home, Texas Diaper Bank and West Avenue Compassion received $10,000 each…

Press Release: Baptist Health Foundation contributes $60,000 to local COVID-19 relief efforts

Baptist Health Foundation contributes $60,000 to local COVID-19 relief efforts $50,000 will go to the COVID-19 Response Fund initiated by the San Antonio Area Foundation An additional $10,000 will be contributed to the Salvation Army These monies are designated by BHFSA as Disaster Grants These funds will not affect the usual BHFSA grant cycle Mar.…

Our COVID-19 Update

Dear friends, Our Foundation offices closed on 3/24 and will remain closed until further notice.   Our staff members are working remotely and are available via email and our office phone number to answer any questions you may have.   Our trustees are in frequent contact with the staff and each other, as they decide…