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San Antonio's Commitment to DEI

Learn more about the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts of the Alamo City

Welcome to the vibrant heart of Texas—San Antonio, a city where rich history, diverse cultures, and modern attractions blend seamlessly to create a unique and welcoming experience for all. As the seventh-largest city in the nation and the second-largest in Texas, San Antonio is deeply committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), setting a standard as a vibrant mosaic of cultures and identities within the United States. This commitment is vividly lived out daily, with both residents and visitors experiencing a city that celebrates diverse identities and fosters an environment of authenticity, safety, and camaraderie. 

San Antonio is not just a destination but a community where it is: 

  • Being a Melting Pot Metropolis: San Antonio is recognized for its global cultural blend, hosting lively festivals, offering a culinary journey across continents, and showcasing a vibrant heritage influenced by various cultures. 

  • Embracing All with Y’all: The city's renowned Texan hospitality extends a warm welcome to everyone, embodying the saying, "There are no strangers, just friends we haven’t met yet." 

  • Standing United in Our Diversity: Despite challenges from state and national legislation, San Antonio remains a beacon of unity and diversity, actively supporting women's rights, immigration, and social justice and hosting significant cultural events that celebrate its diverse community. 

  • Continuing Global Conversations for Local Actions: San Antonio encourages global engagement to inform local actions, fostering an inclusive, understanding, and forward-thinking community. 

  • Sharing our Spirit with the World: Eager to showcase its vibrant, inclusive community, San Antonio invites visitors to experience the dynamic blend of cultures that define the city. 

  • Committing to Equality: The city's efforts are underscored by its perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index and numerous resolutions supporting various communities, highlighting its dedication to fostering an environment of respect and equality. 

Join us in promoting inclusivity by checking out these diverse-owned gems that make our destination truly special.