Announcements

ROP Elections – Jim Wells County

Posted by on Oct 30, 2019 in Welcome | 0 comments

ROP Elections – Jim Wells County

Elections in Jim Wells County for Community Health Center Representative of the poor on our Board of Directors will be held on November 15th, 2019 10 A.M. – 2 P.M

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Kleberg County,- Board Member Vacancy

Posted by on Oct 30, 2019 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Kleberg County,- Board Member Vacancy

The Community Action Corporation of South Texas Board of Directors has aa vacancy for a Board Member who is a Community Health Center User/Private Interest in Kleberg County. Applications will be accepted from October 30, 2019 – November 13, 2019

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Community Approaches to Suicide Prevention

Posted by on Oct 4, 2019 in Welcome | 0 comments

Community Approaches to Suicide Prevention

The troubling issue of youth suicide has emerged as a top-level concern for the community of Brooks County, Texas. Located in far South Texas, Brooks is one of the most underserved regions in the state. Ranked next-to-last out of 242 Texas counties ranked on overall health outcomes by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Brooks County has a 32 percent poverty rate amid a 90 percent Hispanic population.

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Vehicle for Sale: Nissan NV

Posted by on Aug 13, 2019 in Welcome | 0 comments

Vehicle for Sale: Nissan NV

Vehicle for Sale Make/Model: 2013 Nissan NV 200 (Red) Mileage: 130,751 Call (361) 207-9703 if interested...

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Walmart Foundation’s State of Giving

Posted by on Jun 19, 2018 in Welcome | 0 comments

Walmart Foundation’s State of Giving

Thank you to Walmart Foundation’s State of Giving Program CACOST would like to thank Walmart Foundation’s State of Giving grant for awarding $30,000 to its Meals on Wheels Program to purchase a vehicle. CACOST’s Meals on Wheels Program delivers nourishing meals to elderly and disabled seniors in Bee, Brooks, Jim Wells & San Patricio Counties. The van purchased with the Walmart Foundation grant delivers meals in Bee and San Patricio Counties. It has delivered a total of 16,570 meals to 150 participants since its purchase, and it is...

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CSBG: Notice of Public Hearing

Posted by on Sep 14, 2017 in Welcome | 0 comments

CSBG: Notice of Public Hearing

Notice of Public Hearing: Community Service Block Grant The Community Action Corporation of South Texas will be conducting Public Hearings on the 2020 Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Performance Statement and Budget. The CSBG Performance Statement and Budget pertains to the counties of Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg and San Patricio. Public Hearing information will be consistent at each of the following locations:   Alice High Rise 600 E. Front Alice, TX. 78332 August 26, 2019 11:45 AM Jesse De Russe, Jr. Community...

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Elections

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Elections

Elections will be held November 6,...

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A big thank you to Superior HealthPlan!

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Meals on Wheels, Welcome | 0 comments

A big thank you to Superior HealthPlan!

CACOST thanks you, Superior HealthPlan! With assistance from Superior HealthPlan, CACOST purchased a vehicle for its Meals on Wheels program. CACOST’s Meals on Wheels program delivers nourishing meals to elderly and/or disabled seniors in the counties of Bee, Brooks, Jim Wells & San Patricio. Thanks to Superior HealthPlan, this vehicle will deliver an estimated 5,100+ meals per year to 22 homebound seniors in Beeville, TX. Below is a picture of the check presentation at CACOST’s administrative office in Alice, TX.  Below is a...

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CACOST receives federal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program grant

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Welcome | Comments Off on CACOST receives federal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program grant

CACOST receives federal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program grant

                    On July 1st, CACOST’s Community Services and Development staff (pictured above) was awarded a 5-year grant to continue their efforts to promote positive youth development and reduce the rates of teen pregnancy and STIs. The project, South Texas Teen Leadership & Develop (STTLD), will utilize evidence-based curricula to positively impact roughly 3,000 youth in the counties of Brooks, Duval, Jim Hogg & Jim Wells. STTLD is a $3,749,995...

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Freer Head Start Playground

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Freer Head Start Playground

Legal Advertisement Public Notice Public Notice for RFP: Freer Head Start Playground   The Community Action Corporation of South Texas is requesting bids to install a 4′ chain link fence approximately 4,312 ft. with one single gate on the South entrance and one double-gate on the North West exit. Bids should include material and labor cost. Contractor must comply with the Davis Bacon Act requirements, and Department of Labor Wage decision Determination. Bids must be submitted by mail to Community Action Corporation of South Texas,...

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