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Winter Storm 2021

Nurtured with faith, a community garden in San Antonio springs back from the devastating winter storm

The St. Phocas Garden in San Antonio’s historic West Side supplies a local food pantry with the only fresh vegetables many of its clients get, but it suffered major freeze damage during the winter storm.

Jennifer Sierra in the community garden at Catholic Charities Guadalupe Community Center in San Antonio on Feb. 25, 2021.
Anna-Lisa Esquivel, project coordinator at the senior program at Catholic Charities, picked through plants and vegetables th…
Jennifer Sierra, master gardener, holds a bag of cherry tomatoes in the community garden at Catholic Charities Guadalupe Com…
Staff members at the St. Andrews food pantry run by the Catholic Charities in San Antonio on Feb. 25, 2021.

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