Chrissie Murnin brings you interviews and insight into people helping others in the San Antonio area. Check in each week for another amazing and inspirational story.
11-28-2021 NOVEMBER IS EYE DONATION MONTH; SAN ANTONIO TEENAGER HAS HIS SIGHT RESTORED
Simera Nichols with the San Antonio Eye Bank encourages everyone to consider becoming an eye, organ and tissue donor. She talks about how the gift from one person to another transforms lives. Sam Gonzales has experienced that, after a freak accident at work took away the vision in his left eye. He talks about what he has been through since that day, and his gratitude at having his sight restored through a cornea transplant.
11-28-2021 SAN ANTONIO SENIOR CITIZEN JOINS THE PEACE CORPS
A chance encounter at the San Antonio International Airport resulted in Diana Doria joining the Peace Corps in her 70s. She talks about her experience, which was cut short by the pandemic. Peace Corps Recruiter Joshua Castro explains how the Peace Corps operates, the requirements and application process and the types of jobs for volunteers in foreign countries.
11-14-2021 LIFETIME RECOVERY: RECOVERING FROM SUBSTANCE ABUSE
David Phipps, CEO of Lifetime Recovery, talks about the 58-year history of the non-profit organization, which helps people recover from substance abuse, regardless of their ability to pay. He talks about how treatment works and the struggle addicted people endure to stay clean and sober. He wants people to know that recovery is possible and families can be restored by recovery.
Robin Flores’s upbeat personality and San Antonio’s KONO 101.1 Morning Show go together like a Pinata at a birthday party!! The Morning Show is stuffed with fun and goodies with listener calls, contests and cash prizes.