Community Service Volunteerism – TIDES of Service
To positively impact our local community, each full-time Texas Biomed employee receives paid volunteer hours per year to support charitable organizations of their choosing.
Local Community Outreach
- TIDES of Service
- Blood Donation Drives
- Food Bank
- Local STEM outreach, K-12 through postdoctoral training
- The Institute reaches nearly 10,000 students annually and partners with the Department of Defense to also train and employ service members and veterans.
- Angel Tree Toy Drive
- School Supply Drives benefiting local school districts
Global Community Outreach
Texas Biomed is making breakthrough discoveries that have resulted in treatments, cures and vaccines for a number of diseases impacting people right here in San Antonio – COVID-19, HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis and more. Scientists have also made discoveries resulting in new treatments and vaccines for Ebola and Zika virus that are global scourges but could become local. These biomedical breakthroughs enable the citizens of San Antonio and beyond to live longer, healthier lives.