Category: Spring 2018

On the Streets

Wacoans, waiting for breakfast outside the Salvation Army, briefly share some thoughts and stories. Here’s a glimpse into their lives....

A Different Shade of Blue

In the Kate Ross government housing complex, there is The Blue House, an after-school childcare center sponsored by Baylor Missions and Crossroads Fellowship Church. ...

Enabling Brighter Futures

The Baylor University School of Education is extending its reach and connecting with the Waco community through their mentor program EnAbled for College. The program consists of Baylor graduate students mentoring local at-risk and/or disabled high school students. ...

Get Involved

Waco has many different opportunities to become immersed in the community. From being up to date on Waco event, to playing with children and joining together in worship, Waco is a crown jewel of hosting volunteer opportunities. Take a break from the Silos, and take to the streets to...

Hope in the Desert

Waco contains multiple food deserts — urban areas in which it is difficult to access affordable or good-quality fresh food, usually found in impoverished regions. One of the effects of a food desert is food insecurity, which largely affects children....

Leaving a Pawprint

Students step outside 'Baylor Bubble' and address issue of poverty and homelessness in Waco...

Rise Above

A look into the Talitha Koum Institute with Executive Director Susan Cowley...

Teen Hopefulness

The Cove, local teen nurturing center, offers community support and a safe haven to the homeless and struggling youth of Waco...

The Guest House

Care Net gives women and their children a stress-free environment to become stable and find dependable resources...