Creating the Vision

JOVEN’s Creating the Vision is a FREE (income based) out of school time educational enhancement service, with experiential learning and alternative activities that provides youth ages 5-13 with constructive activities designed to increase their interest in education while allowing them to express their creativity in fine arts, dance, music and arts and crafts, leadership develoment, computer classes, mentoring, social and motor development, and physical activities.

The program is designed to provide the six core elements that stimulate a child’s mental, physical and emotional development:

  • tutoring
  • experiential learning for reading
  • sciences and math
  • artistic expression creativity
  • life skills for character development and
  • athletics

Banqueros De JOVEN Financial Literacy Summer Camp is FREE (income based), that provides structured activities to children ages 5-13 which include weekly field trips, swimming/water play, arts and craft, outdoor fun, games and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math). Practical Money Skills Curriculum is an educational component that is incorporated into the program to promote financial literacy for all ages. Space is limited and youth are selected by lottery system. Please contact main office for registration and camp dates.


Harlandale Site (Ages 5-13)


507 E. Mayfield Blvd.
San Antonio, Texas 78214


JOVEN provides pickup from the following schools (based on enrollment):

  • Wright Elementary
  • Gilbert Elementary
  • Adams Elementary
  • Harlandale MS (students walk over to site)

Program Hours

Program is in session Monday-Friday, from 3:00-6:00 pm only when school is in session.
**Holidays and early release are non-program days for Harlandale Site**


Supported by the Department of Human Services, City of San Antonio

Harlandale Flyer

Losoya Sites (Ages 5-13)


Gallardo Elementary (Servicing: Menchaca Early Childhood Center)
1300 Del Lago Pkwy
San Antonio, Texas 78221

Pearce Elementary (Servicing: Losoya Int, Freedom, Heritage, Menchaca)
19190 Hwy 281 South #3
San Antonio, Texas 78221


Transportation-not guaranteed and is based on enrollment for the following schools:

  • Freedom Elementary (based on enrollment)
  • Heritage Elementary (based on enrollment)
  • Menchaca Early Childhood Center (based on enrollment)

Program Hours

Program is in session Monday-Friday, from 3:00-6:00 pm only when school is in session.
**Holidays are non-program days for Losoya Site**

**Program in session on early release days**

Gallardo, Menchaca Flyer
Pearce, Losoya, Freedom, Heritage, Menchaca

How to Apply

You can apply at the main office: 507 E. Mayfield Blvd. 78214, off of S. Flores Street.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm.

Required Documents

  • Application for each child
  • Parent Handbook
  • Last/Current Report Card with promotion
  • Birth Certificate
  • Valid Parent/Guardian ID
  • Power of Attorney/Guardianship paperwork if applicable
  • Current CPS Bill or SAWS Bill with current address
  • Proof of Household Income (One month of current check stubs, SSD/SSI current award letter, Child Support, TANF etc.)
  • Freedom, Heritage, Losoya Int., and Pearce-CDBG Program Application at main office.
    • Food Stamp Letter
    • Medicaid Letter
Program Application

NOTE: Application not accepted if incomplete or missing documents. Placement is not guaranteed unless you receive a call.

Questions please contact main office. Note that space is limited, please call ahead for availability.

Lisa Amador: MIS Coordinator 210-924-0330 x230