KENS 5 believes every community deserves a helping hand. We know how important it is to inspire community service and bring hope to those in need.
From Million Summer Meals to Bill’s Elves, strengthening local communities is at the heart of what we do. While there are some core programs and causes that we have supported for many years, KENS 5 is also committed to looking for under-served causes where we believe that our resources and talents can really make a difference. It is this passion for service that is the essence behind our community initiatives at KENS 5.
The Mi Casa Makeover program was another example of our service in the community where we renovated homes in dire need of repair. But in an effort to support our growing community, we've taken Mi Casa Makeover to another level with Mi Casa │ My Community! The program has transformed beyond the physical structure of MI CASA home repairs and evolved to incorporate MY COMMUNITY by focusing on the needs of non-profit organizations. This allows us to help more people every month!
Wherever we are most needed, our team and partners will be there — to clean up parks, remodel playgrounds, donate sports equipment or redesign ramps for the disabled. The possibilities are endless. While some of our assistance will be planned in advance based on community solicitation, others may be fluid as the need arises.
We thank our partners for helping to make this program possible:
We are proud of the work that our KENS 5 Great Day SA team and generous partners are doing every day to change people's lives right here in San Antonio through Mi Casa │ My Community.
Tell us your story of a charitable organization in need or your idea to better the community. Keep in mind that we cannot reply to each submission. If we need additional information, someone from KENS 5 will contact you.
Submitting a nomination does not guarantee that your story or idea will win. All nominations must be for non-profits within the KENS 5 viewing area. Only one charity will be awarded per month.
THREE WAYS TO SUBMIT A NOMINATION:
1. Fill out the Mi Casa online entry form
2. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
3. Mail entry form to: KENS 5 Mi Casa My Community, 5400 Fredericksburg Road, San Antonio, TX 78229
If entering via email or postal mail, include the following information:
- First and last name
- Home address
- Phone number
- Email address
- Your story and/or idea in 250 words or less
- Accompanying pictures or videos (optional)
ABOUT OUR PARTNERS:
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With a UBuildIt Construction Expert by your side, you can build or remodel your home with confidence and built-in equity! Serving Bexar, Kendall, Bandera, Medina, Frio and Atascosa counties. Contact your local UBuildIt office at (210) 695-3373 or CLICK FOR MORE INFO
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local #60 bargains collectively with employers over wages, benefits, and rights for members across a wide variety of fields: utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. Contact IBEW Local 60 at (210) 377-1741 or CLICK FOR MORE INFO