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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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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Peoples Law School

Thank you Baylor Law and all of the sponsors for hosting an event to help educate Wacoans about many different legal topics. Make plans to attend!

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We Passed!

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires all housing counselors to pass a certification test As of today, 100% of our counselors have passed the test. If you are needing help becoming

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Welcome Jocelyn Williams

My name is Jocelyn Williams and I am the new Community Organizer for Grassroots Community Development East Waco Community. I am a native of Columbia, Maryland and came to live and love Waco by way

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Annual Community Christmas Party

It’s time for our Annual Community Christmas Party! We hope you can join us as we invite the community for a time for food and fellowship (come&go). Date:12/16/2019 Time: 4:00 – 6:00pmCST Location: 1624 Colcord

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Grassroots Community Development
Grassroots Community Development1 week ago
Needing transportation to the polls??
No problem. Call the number below.
***Social distancing guidelines will be followed.
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Grassroots Community Development1 week 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/
Grassroots Community Development
Grassroots Community Development2 weeks 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!