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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Proven To Be Resilient and Adaptable

The last 18 months have been one of the most difficult times in my twenty years of employment at Grassroots Community Development. There was so much uncertainty at the beginning of the Covid-19 Pandemic. In

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Roof Repair Program – 2021

Grassroots Community Development is proud to announce a phase V of its highly successful roof repair program to help low-income families with repairing their roofs.

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Community Beautification

Giving back to the community through community service is at the heart of the work of Grassroots. In June, Grassroots partnered with STARRY and Mentor Waco to build flower beds for some of the residents

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Recognizing Community Assets

Brook Oaks Neighborhood is a historic neighborhood in North Waco with an amazing amount of community assets. When neighborhood leaders began to imagine ways to encourage neighbors to engage in a healthier lifestyle, they quickly

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New Roof and a Heart Transformation

By Brian Shavers Local homeowner receives a new roof and has a heart transformation at the same time. David, 53, recounts the blessing of having a new roof put on his house but is overwhelmed

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Sounds of Water

Flowing water and swimming pools often make us think of creeks, rivers, and summertime fun. But this winter, these words are how people were describing water underneath their homes. The great freeze from Winter Storm

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Grassroots Community Development15 hours ago
Looking local Black History Month activities and celebrations? Check out this impressive list of Waco Black History month activities the Baylor Department of Multicultural Affairs put together of event happening around the city! https://multicultural.web.baylor.edu/bhm
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Grassroots Community Development5 days ago
We had a great time helping small business owners with their We All Win applications last Friday! Please feel free to call or stop by our office if you need last minute help with your application. The deadline to apply is tomorrow Friday, February 3rd.