Spirit of Health Award


Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio has a rich heritage and legacy of granting needed funds to worthy organizations throughout the San Antonio area to further its mission of improving the health of our community by fostering and funding clinical, educational, spiritual and scientific initiatives while honoring God and our Baptist heritage. To further our mission of fostering improvement, the purpose of the BHFSA Spirit of Health Award is to acknowledge and recognize the accomplishments of an individual or organization for their leadership and service in improving the health of the community.


Spirit of Health Award Recipients

2021 – Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina and Wilson Counties

2020 – San Antonio Food Bank

2019 – Taylor Castro and Team Taylor

2018 – Pastor Ray Still

2017 – SAPD Mental Health Detail

2016 – Dr. Ernesto Gomez

2015 – Lindsey Painter

2014 – Dr. Fernando Guerra

2013 – Dr. George Gaston III

2012 – Dr. James Poytka

Spirit of Health Award Recipients

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Share with God’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.

Romans 12:12-13 (NIV)