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West Side residents deliver food, blankets to help neighborhood during winter storm

SAN ANTONIO – As the chilly and energy outages bared down on South Texas, Pamela and Tim Allen anxious the West Side group in San Antonio they know and love can be in unhealthy form.

”We simply got here from a household, they wanted some blankets. Their children are residence. That is an additional expense if you’re not anticipating your youngsters to be residence and having to feed them after they eat at college. So we’re taking lunches,” Pamela mentioned.

Pamela runs the nonprofit Eagles Flight Advocacy and Outreach for households with particular wants youngsters, however mentioned taking good care of all the group is important in occasions like this.

”There was this older homeless man, and you can simply see that his toes have been moist, and man he simply thought these dry socks have been like he received the lottery. So, we have been in a position to give him blankets and help him on his means. There’s quite a lot of homeless out strolling proper now,” she mentioned.

The blankets, baggage of meals, and clothes have been all donations that had already come to her Eagles Flight group.

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”Thank God we’ve got the means and we’ve got the automobile to give you the option to try this and we’ve got quite a lot of assist from our group,” Pamela mentioned.

Despite the hardship, in true San Antonio style, individuals are overcoming worry. Instead, they’re discovering the enjoyment and enjoyable in any scenario.

“Lot of interesting snowmen out on the West Side! They’re very creative!” Pamela mentioned laughing.

The playful snowmen are sending messages of hope to everybody slowed down by chilly and concern this week: you aren’t alone.

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