What if you had to choose between paying a medical bill or fixing your car so you could make it to work? Keeping the lights on or having enough food until payday?

SPENT is a virtual exercise that gives you a glimpse of real life for countless families. Your goal: make it through a typical month—unexpected car repairs, kids getting sick, and much more—and still have money left in your bank account.

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After you experience SPENT, return here for more reflection and resources.

Books on Poverty in America

Learning resources about poverty in America.

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San Antonio Community Reports

Racial Equity Indicator Report


SA 2020 Community Impact Report