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Share your love of reading

Share your love of reading

Help a child develop a positive self image and enthusiasm for learning

Monday, January 19, 2015/Dana Klassen| Profile/Number of views (9289)/Comments (0)/
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Making connections count with technology

Making connections count with technology

Tom Weaver found a meaningful way for students to practice their new skills

A natural teacher and a cancer survivor, Tom Weaver is meeting needs for adults learning technology skills and cancer patients who need a pick-me-up.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (12088)/Comments (0)/
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Leaving a legacy with thanks

Leaving a legacy with thanks

Carmen Garcia's family honored her memory with a gift to San Antonio Oasis

“Mom set the bar pretty high for engagement and activity after retirement,” says Gilda Garcia. “She told us, ‘These are the best years of my life.’" Carmen Garcia's family honored her memory with a gift to San Antonio Oasis.

Wednesday, June 01, 2016/Lyndsey Reichardt| Profile/Number of views (17273)/Comments (0)/
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Fraud prevention works best with a little help from our friends

Fraud prevention works best with a little help from our friends

The best way to stop scammers in their tracks is to know their tricks.

“We’ve all had one kind of experience or another, an attempt at fraud that we recognized for what it was,” says Dick Waits. Dick was a facilitator for a pilot project aimed at helping older adults stop scammers.

Thursday, June 02, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (17473)/Comments (0)/
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When tech gets personal

When tech gets personal

Learning new technology takes patience and confidence

Oasis Connections instructors Emanuel Pope, Carita DeVilbiss and Jerry McAfee aim to provide their students the one thing they need most to make technology work for them: confidence.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (6126)/Comments (0)/
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