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.

Fair Housing

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Did You Know?

The Civil Rights Act of 1968 – Fair Housing Act, prohibited discrimination in housing sales, rentals, and financing based on race, color, national origin, and religion. Also, the Fair Housing Act imposed an obligation on federal agencies to affirmatively further fair housing in the administration of their housing and urban development programs.
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The Fair Housing Act of 1968 was amended in 1974 and in 1988 – Expanded the Fair Housing Act to protect seven characteristics. Originally, the law protected race, color, national origin, and religion. The 1974 amendment expanded the law to include sex, and the 1988 amendment further expanded the law to include disability and familial status.

Adapted from hudhousingcounselors.com

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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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