Tag: Texas Public Radio

Six San Antonio nonprofits awarded capital grants of $3M from the the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation

Six nonprofit organizations received a combined $3 million for future capital projects. The gifts were a result of the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation, a fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation. Area Foundation board members and staff, John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation committee members, and Santikos Enterprises representatives visited the six nonprofits the week of Aug. 6 with award checks in hand.  These… Read more »

Join TPR and the McNay for Considering Art with Susan Stamberg & Vincent Valdez

  Join TPR and the McNay Art Museum for Considering Art: A Conversation with Susan Stamberg & Vincent Valdez on Friday, June 1, at 6:30 p.m.     The first woman to host a national nightly news program, National Public Radio’s Susan Stamberg has won every major award in broadcasting, and has been inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame and the Radio Hall of… Read more »

A Message from Joyce Slocum, President & CEO of TPR

My passion for the mission of public radio is what led me to leave a career in children’s entertainment and join NPR in 2008. My desire to return to Texas and still be in public radio is what brought me to TPR in 2014. I couldn’t be happier to be here. It’s particularly rewarding to me when someone from our community shares with me… Read more »

The POWER behind TPR

  MEET THE PEOPLE THAT POWER YOUR TPR     From:   David Martin Davies Award-winning journalist, host of The Source, voted Best Conversation Starter in San Antonio Magazine’s “Best of the City 2018”   What you hear on the radio every day is only the polished and complete final product made ready for broadcast. That three-minute story is the result of days of… Read more »