Carin Lamontagne http://tpr.org en All Pets Considered At The Paul Jolly Center http://tpr.org/post/all-pets-considered-paul-jolly-center <p>Texas Public Radio celebrates our furry, feathered and scaly listeners with All Pets Considered on Sunday,&nbsp;July 13, from&nbsp;10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Petco Pavilion at the Paul Jolly Center for Pet Adoptions located at 210 Tuleta, across from the zoo.&nbsp;</p><p>The event, presented in partnership with <a href="http://www.sanantoniopetsalive.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Pets Alive! (SAPA),&nbsp;</a>is open to all TPR&nbsp;listeners and their pets and will include sponsor booths with pet-friendly and pet-focused items and services.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 14:51:56 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 33742 at http://tpr.org All Pets Considered At The Paul Jolly Center 2014 Salute To Business Supporters http://tpr.org/post/2014-salute-business-supporters <p>On Thursday, May 22, about 200 TPR business members and underwriters turned out for&nbsp;the Salute to Business Supporters&nbsp;at The Veranda. Held annually, the event is an opportunity for Texas Public Radio to show appreciation for the support of the business and non-profit&nbsp;community and allows these partners to network with each other while enjoying great food in a beautiful location.</p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 17:14:56 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 32584 at http://tpr.org 2014 Salute To Business Supporters NPR's David Greene Featured At TPR's Inaugural Pinnacle Dinner http://tpr.org/post/nprs-david-greene-featured-tprs-inaugural-pinnacle-dinner <p>On May 8th, TPR&nbsp;hosted the Pinnacle Dinner, an event exclusive to Silver Circle members and above.</p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:41:18 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 32388 at http://tpr.org NPR's David Greene Featured At TPR's Inaugural Pinnacle Dinner Volunteer Profile: Scott Raley http://tpr.org/post/volunteer-profile-scott-raley <p></p><p>Scott Raley&nbsp;began volunteering for TPR&nbsp;in 2010. At the time, his budget wouldn't allow for a paid membership, but he wanted to give back to the radio station he valued. Now a full-fledged member, Scott continues to volunteer because he enjoys it so much.</p> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:45:01 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 32393 at http://tpr.org Volunteer Profile: Scott Raley Silver Solutions 2014 A Powerful Resource For Living Long & Aging Strong http://tpr.org/post/silver-solutions-2014-powerful-resource-living-long-aging-strong <p>On Saturday, May 3, the 2014 Silver Solutions senior resource&nbsp;fair brought together more than 50 local organizations, businesses and medical experts to share&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">with the community&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">information about living long and aging strong. </span></p> Thu, 08 May 2014 17:19:29 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 31358 at http://tpr.org Silver Solutions 2014 A Powerful Resource For Living Long & Aging Strong A Big Total For The Big Give http://tpr.org/post/big-total-big-give <p><em><strong>UPDATE, 4:00 p.m. Thursday May 8: </strong>Big Give S.A. organizers have updated their city-wide total, which now stands at $2,017,441.50.</em></p><p><em>Original post:</em></p><p>It was a big day for San Antonio. Organizers of The Big Give S.A.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/local/article/The-Big-Give-S-A-far-surpasses-1-million-goal-5457093.php#next" target="_blank">cheered the “incredible” response</a> to the first-ever 24-fundraising day, which raised nearly $2 million dollars for over 460 area non-profits.</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 21:20:59 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 31322 at http://tpr.org A Big Total For The Big Give Spring On-Air Membership Campaign Raises Over $500,000 http://tpr.org/post/spring-air-membership-campaign-raises-over-500000 <p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:15.75pt"><span style="font-size: 10.5pt; font-family: Georgia, serif;">From April<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>4th<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>to the<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>11th, Texas Public Radio took to the airwaves to encourage listeners to pledge their support. The spring fundraising goal was our most ambitious ever. </span></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:43:28 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 30041 at http://tpr.org Spring On-Air Membership Campaign Raises Over $500,000 Slideshow: TPR Volunteers Clean-Up Future TPaRbor Site http://tpr.org/post/slideshow-tpr-volunteers-clean-future-tparbor-site <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">On Saturday, March 29, Texas Public Radio partnered with the community and volunteers to clean-up an area near the Mission Reach.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:38:53 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 29630 at http://tpr.org Slideshow: TPR Volunteers Clean-Up Future TPaRbor Site Silver Solutions Senior Resource Fair http://tpr.org/post/silver-solutions-senior-resource-fair <p>Texas Public Radio's "Silver Solutions" is a free event&nbsp;spotlighting programs and services provided by institutions that support San Antonio seniors and their caregivers. This year's event took place on Saturday, May 3. You can read about it <a href="http://tpr.org/post/silver-solutions-2014-powerful-resource-living-long-aging-strong">at this link</a>. Watch this space for details on next year's event.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:57:08 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 29372 at http://tpr.org Silver Solutions Senior Resource Fair TPR Arbor Takes Shape With Your Help http://tpr.org/post/tpr-arbor-takes-shape-your-help <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.sanantonioriver.org/mission_reach/mission_reach.php" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Mission Reach Ecosystem Restoration and Recreation Project</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is restoring an eight-mile stretch of the San Antonio River into a quality natural riparian ecosystem.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The San Antonio River Authority has given TPR the opportunity to adopt a 3.4-acre stretch of natural area adjacent to the project, which we are calling the <strong>TPaRbor</strong>.</span></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:20:45 +0000 Carin Lamontagne 27633 at http://tpr.org TPR Arbor Takes Shape With Your Help