Back to School Success

CAMs ‘Adopt a Child’ program was quite the success. So many folks came out to donate and help distribute backpacks for kids in need! Its always such a blessing to see the outpour of love from the community in support of CAM and its clients. Over 350 kids were sponsored this year and every one […]

“Big Al”

  “Big Al”, this is the name that our clients lovingly call CAM’s longest working social worker. It is difficult to put into words the calming and optimistic feeling one gets when spending time with Al and it’s why our clients often request to meet with him. After a very full military career and a […]

Timing is Everything

Funds at CAM were running low which can happen during the busy summer months and due to this we are sometimes unable to help clients monetarily. During this time an elderly couple came into CAM in need of assistance (food, clothing and financial assistance for their utilities). We explained that we did not have financial […]

The Dress

The Garza family came into CAM for groceries and a very unique request. Their ailing mother, well into her 90’s, was facing death. The family wanted to make sure that they could honor her with an outfit that she could be laid to rest in. The CAM staff/volunteers at the Downtown and Northwest locations began […]

Under Construction + New Hours at the Northwest Location

The Northwest Location recently underwent a dramatic change. CAM was awarded a grant to replace the existing carpet and with that improvement the volunteers were inspired to completely spruce up the entire office. Walls were removed, offices were moved, and fresh paint was added. The outcome was a major transformation to the Northwest location. Now […]

Tires to You

Tony had fallen on hard times. Most recently he was laid off from his job in the oil industry. His wife contacted CAM for much needed support. Tony’s immediate need was a set of tires so that he could get to and from work as a day laborer for a construction company. Typically, this isn’t […]

Double your Dollars, Double your IMPACT

  For our upcoming Feast to Feed 2016 Gala, we have been honored with a $50,000 matching grant. That means, that for every dollar you donate to this special event, this is what happens: $5,000 becomes $10,000 which will help 100 families avoid utility disconnection $2,500 becomes $5,000 which will help 125 people receive financial […]

Eagle Scout Project at CAM Downtown

CAM has benefited from several Boy Scout projects conducted on our campus. This helps a young man become an Eagle Scout and at the same time it is a tremendous help to our operations. This young man built a sidewalk from our warehouse to the client building (hugely needed as we transport clothing back and […]

CAM’s annual Fiesta medal is here!

It’s time to get in the Fiesta spirit! CAM’s annual Fiesta medal is here! Medals are available for pickup at the CAM Downtown Location for $10. Please contact Sarah at sbragg@cam-sa.org or at 210-223-4099 to order. We can also mail you a medal for $12 (includes medal + postage). Viva Fiesta!