Posts from the ‘Featured Families’ category

Maricela Garcia cares for her son Raymond Alejandro Martinez-Garcia, 9, at their apartment. JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Still time to give to Season for Caring >

This 2016-2017 Statesman Season for Caring has been a record-breaking one. As of Thursday, we have raised $817,418.83, that’s more than $37,000 more than the previous…

Jacob Rodriguez-Lopez plays with his daughter Emely Rodriguez-Aviles. Kelly West/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Remaining wishes: Jacob Rodriguez-Lopez >

This week we’re highlighting the remaining wishes of the families featured in Statesman Season for Caring. Jacob Rodriguez-Lopez, 26, lost his wife, Adriana, to cervical cancer…

Ashley McGill and her two children Alyanna, 10, and Preston, 8, pose for a family portrait. Rodolfo Gonzalez/ AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Remaining wishes: Ashley McGill >

It’s a new year, and a new start for many of the families featured in Statesman Season for Caring. This week we’re highlighting the progress they…

Maricela Garcia cares for her son Raymond Alejandro Martinez-Garcia, 9, at their apartment. JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Remaining wishes: Maricela Garcia >

It’s a new year, and a new start for many of the families featured in Statesman Season for Caring. This week we’re highlighting the progress they…

The Fazal Ahmad family -- Mukhtar Abdul Jabbar, 19, left, Feroza Abdul Jabbar, 12, Palwasha Abdul Jabbar, 17, Uliya Fazal Ahmad, 48, Nazi Abdul Jabbar, 15, and Nisar Abdul Jabbar, 16 -- arrived from Afghanistan last summer. They are enjoying a meal at their apartment in Austin. Rodolfo Gonzalez/AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Remaining wishes: Uliya Fazal Ahmad >

It’s a new year, and a new start for many of the families featured in Statesman Season for Caring. This week we’re highlighting the progress they…