Committed to a brighter future for children, neighbors and communities.

We consider a healthy neighborhood to be one that is safe, clean, and diverse; one in which it makes economic sense for people to invest and one where neighbors manage change successfully.

We consider a healthy neighborhood to be one that is safe, clean, and diverse; one in which it makes economic sense for people to invest and one where neighbors manage change successfully.

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Story of a Homeowner

Claude Harris is a mature African American man who works at our local VA.  He works hard each day to take care of his two children. He dreamed of becoming a homeowner for a long

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Save the Date

Save the Date for this year’s 16th Annual Golf Scramble!   We have moved to Twin Rivers – October 29th.  Come join us.  

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Commitment:

Commitment. This word can be used to describe a family from One Hope Church in Athens who was determined to finish what they started even in the midst of COVID-19. Earlier this week, this family

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Covid-19 Health Information

Please see the following map for Covid-19 Health Information: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1NLY07rklEO5oo8hpvgbnLnTScbk4dk-8&ll=31.557836780352616%2C-97.1841829&z=11    

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A Celebration of Children

This year, on April 30th, Brook Avenue Elementary will host a family event to celebrate El Día del Niño. There will be lots of fun activities to celebrate the laughter, joy, and other contributions that children bring into our lives. But, equally as important, the event itself is a testament to the way parent voices are also being celebrated at Brook Avenue.

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Student-Led Conferences

Students Bring Learning to Life through Student-Led Conferences A couple of weeks ago all across the Alta Vista campus, students in Kindergarten through 5th grade sat down with their parents to share about their goals

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Grassroots Community Development
Grassroots Community Development5 days ago
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Grassroots Community Development6 days ago
Although 2020 has been a difficult year, it has highlighted the need for the commitment to race equity we have seen from several community leaders in Waco over the past few years. Read more about it on our blog:

https://grassrootswaco.org/blog/local-schools-commitment-to-diversity-inclusion-and-equity/
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Grassroots Community Development1 week ago
Support Grassroots Community Development while you shop Amazon Prime Day Deals on October 13th and 14th. AmazonSmile will donate a percentage of your purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Follow these easy steps to start donating today:

1. Go to smile.amazon.com and sign in.
2. Search and select our legal name, Waco Community Development Corporation.
3. Start shopping and watch as your donations add up!