Contact Project MEND

Project MEND has two locations, our Administrative Office at 5727 IH 10 West, San Antonio, TX 78201 and our Warehouse at 1201 Austin Street, San Antonio, TX 78208.

Administrative Address: 5727 IH-10 West, San Antonio, Texas 78201

Warehouse Address: 1201 Austin Street, San Antonio, Texas 78208

Board of Directors

Chair: Matthew Swantner
Attorney Jackson Walker, LLP

Vice Chair:  Dexter Moon
Owner, Log-Con, LLC & Senior Innovation Advisor, USAA

Secretary: Lee McKenna
VP Network Services, Ranger Health

Treasurer: Tyson Gaenzel
Partner, Akin Doherty Klein & Feuge, PC

Member: Helene B. DePeralta
Retired, Federal Government

Member: Charlie Weil, Jr.
Associate Vice President, Transwestern - Commercial Real Estate Brokerage

Member: Virginia Mika, PhD, MPH
Executive Director, CareLink, UHS

Member: Jack Cantrell, Jr.
Retired, Senior Finance Executive

Member:  Melinda Rodriguez, PT, DPT, MSCS
Director of Business Development, Access Quality Therapy Services (AQTS)

Member: Cathy Valdez, Executive Director
Project MEND

Project MEND Staff

Administrative Telephone: (210) 223-6363 (MEND)
Administrative Toll Free: (888) 903-6363 (MEND)
Cathy Valdez, Executive Director - EXT. 223
Denise E. Bennett, Development Director - EXT. 229
Allie Everett, Program Services Manager - EXT. 230
Margie Lechler, Intake Specialist - EXT. 221
Giselle Cantatore, Case Worker - EXT. 228

Warehouse Telephone: (210) 223-7283
Joe Talamantez, Warehouse Manager - EXT. 302
Angel Zamora, Warehouse Tech - EXT. 303
Eli Flores, Warehouse Tech - EXT. 305
Freddie Zapata Warehouse Tech - EXT. 304

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Get in touch with us

Initial contact with Project MEND begins by making a phone call to our Administrative Offices. You will be screened by our Intake Specialist and provided with a list of the items you will need in order to set an appointment with our Case Management staff. All Case Managers are located at our Administrative Office.

Administrative Office (210) 223-6363 (MEND)
Fax: (210) 223-6441

All donations and pick-ups of equipment should be directed to our Warehouse location.

Warehouse (210) 223-7283

Toll Free Fax: (866) 514-0876