The only reason I’m here today is that multiple individuals have supported me, nurtured me, and cultivated me as I became the leader I am today. I am not a one-person show and in any environment, it’s rare if a single individual drives his or her own personal success. I’ve learned that I’m only as good as the people who are around me.
Breaking Down Walls is a nonprofit organization founded by Mr. and Mrs. Lenny Walls, providing San Antonio youth affordable sports learning programs. They're mission is to use the power of sports to positively impact children and influence a healthy mind, body, and soul. They are dedicated to providing today's youth an opportunity to achieve greatness, whether measuring bottom line impact through friendly fitness competition, health education, or emotional appeals.
Cortland Partners are passionate about cultivating profitable communities that bring value to its company and the lives of the people who call their communities home. Cortland’s collective experience stretches beyond 85,000 living spaces and $8 billion in real estate activity.
At City Year, they're working to bridge the gap in high-poverty communities between the support that students actually need, and what their schools are designed and resourced to provide. In doing so, they're helping to increase graduation rates across the country, and changing the lives of the students they serve.
Nationally, USAA offers support for military caregivers and families of the fallen and wounded; financial readiness for service members, their spouses and their children; and fulfilling careers for veterans and military spouses.
The Transition Assistance program assist in the transition from military to civilian life and is important for every service member separating or retiring from the military to take full advantage of the services offered.