About Us


The Center for New Communities (C4NC) was founded in 2005 with the explicit goal of serving vulnerable children and families and providing them with opportunities to reach their greatest potential. C4NC serves in a holistic manner, working in partnership with local faith and community partners to enhance the physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual aspects of each family.

Early Head Start


Learn more about our early childhood development program that will serve over two hundred infants, toddlers, expectant mothers, and their families in San Antonio. Our vision is to provide wholistic services so that every child and family have the opportunity to reach their greatest potential.

From Our Blog


27 April


A 24 hour chance to shape San Antonio’s future

On May 5, 2015, San Antonio and the surrounding counties will come together for 24 hours of nonprofit giving during the Big Give S.A. Help us make an impact on May 5th by donating to Center for New Communities through the Big Give S.A. website: www.thebiggivesa.org/#npo/center-for-new-communities or www.thebiggivesa.org.   Part of the national day of […]

07 January


C4NC to develop programs that promote breastfeeding and healthy lifestyles

December 1, 2012 Washington, DC – Center for New Communities has begun a project to support Latino-serving grassroots organizations in the development of programs that promote breastfeeding and healthy lifestyles. The three year project is funded by a $1,400,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek, Mich. This project is designed to provide […]


"This has been exciting, a great learning experience with a great teacher. I had the pleasure of meeting and presenting my teacher to my family. We had a great learning time. Thanks for everything C4NC. "

Erendida Guizar, Head Start Parent

"My Home Visitor is really good with my daughter and she has learned a lot more than what she already knew."

Samantha Mendoza, Head Start Parent

"It is an honor and privilege to serve families and children and acknowledge the tremendous potential they  each have and can achieve."

Mercedes Perez de Colon, Executive Director

"Entrusted with this vision, my hope is as these relationship bonds are strengthened, our children, families and communities will create an environment of success and will thrive."

Rita Prouty, Finance Manager