By: Elise Jones “Relationships, relationships, relationships. These are what are important.” I can still hear the words of my summer camp director echoing in my head as they continue to ring true. They were true
Grassroots Community Development Community Organizers recently completed training with Staff and Teachers at Alta Vista ES discussing ways to increase the amount of high impact family engagement strategies taking place on campus.
Since our beginning, we have concentrated on helping people at the grassroots level by helping families make their schools stronger, counseling and assisting families to become homeowners, revitalizing our neighborhoods by building new homes and
All Neighbors Are Welcome! Over the past year, the Kendrick Neighborhood has watched Kendrick Park undergo a transformation through a $500,000 improvement project. The park renovations have included a more accessible playground, splash pad, and
If you drive down North 25th Street, it doesn’t take you long to recognize the specific culture that exists along the corridor. Small businesses like El Pollo del Rey, Casa Bonita, Yasmeen’s Boutique, 25th Street
Here at Grassroots Community Development we have a lot of people to thank for the awesome service that they have provided. Last Week we had our first Homebuyer Education Class for 2019. We had Professionals
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:
2020 has been quite a year. We are still in the midst of a global pandemic that has impacted tens of millions worldwide and is spotlighting health inequities in the US that have caused Black, Indigenous, and Latino people to be more at risk of getting and dying from COVID-19. We witnessed the unjust...
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