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PROJECT QUEST’S ECONOMIC IMPACT OVER THE PAST 25 YEARS: $1.67 BILLION

SAN ANTONIO— A study that measures the total economic impact that QUEST has delivered to San Antonio’s economy over the past 25 years is being released today. The highly anticipated study was commissioned last year to kick off QUEST’s Silver Anniversary, and was completed by local economist Dr. Steve Nivin, of the SABER Research Institute. […]

Quest Celebrates 25 Years

QUEST’s celebrating 25 years serving San Antonio. Our Silver Anniversary Luncheon was a huge success, raising essential funds, and supporting countless San Antonians.

WOAI on QUEST Workforce Development

David J. Zammiello, QUEST’s new executive director, talks with Bret Piatt from WOAI News Radio 1200. Discussion elements include QUEST’s mission, practices, successes, and future!

Express News Editorial Board Trumpets QUEST Success

After the release of the “Escalating Gains” report announced the impact QUEST has on helping those in poverty reach the middle class, the Editorial Board of the Express News took notice. The Express News Editorial Board agreed with the study’s characterization of QUEST as “an excellent local economic development strategy.” Click here to read what […]

Poverty Reduction in San Antonio

Originally published by KSAT12 News There are now fewer people living in poverty in the San Antonio-New Braunfels area, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released on Friday. The numbers show a 2.1 percent drop, which means a decline of nearly 39,000 people out of poverty. City budget approval increases funding for workforce development program City […]