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¡Mucho Gusto!

Mucho Gusto is a health and wellness expo geared toward middle and high school students and their families. Separating ourselves from existing health and wellness fairs, Texas Public Radio looks to transform wellness from metrics and data and explore what it means to destress, and cope in times of turbulence and uncertainty.

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¡Mucho Gusto! August 6th, 2022 / Whitley Theological Center
photos by: Alejandra Sol Casas

In this video enjoy a keynote from the San Antonio Youth Commission and Project Worth Teen Ambassadors who developed the first SA-Speak Up Survey for young people between the ages of 12-19. This conversation expanded on those results and was moderated by TPR's own Joey Palacios.


  • Michael Valdez - Dual member for San Antonio Youth Commission and Project Worth Teen Ambassador - Michael.Valdez@sanantonio.gov
  • Emerald Alaniz - Dual member for San Antonio Youth Commission and Project Worth Teen Ambassador - emealaniz08@gmail.com
  • Melissa Tijerina - Vice President of Children’s Behavioral Health – mtijerina@chcsbc.org
  • Jemm Morris - Management Analyst with Dept of Human Services – Youth Success Division - jemm.morris@sanantonio.gov

Read a summary of those results here from the Project Worth Teen Ambassadors and the San Antonio Youth Commission on their findings of their highly anticipated Teen Health Survey.

Survey Video Produced by: Kristin Quintanilla

"Promoting the health and well-being of children and teens in San Antonio through education, collaboration, and empowerment"
The San Antonio Youth Commission (SAYC) advises Mayor and City Council on important youth issues. SAYC members develop policy recommendations and organize city-wide benefitting youth in our community.