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The collective impact model focuses on nonprofit organizations, churches, employers, government agencies and civic groups collaborating together to reach the goals within the initiative. “Must Reads” center around the collective impact model. “In The News” articles align with the Prosper Waco initiative.


Doctor who guided Waco Family Health Center growth stepping down after 22 years
Congratulations to Waco Family Health Center’s new CEO, Dr. Jackson Griggs, who serves on Prosper Waco’s leadership council. Excerpt from a Waco Trib article:...
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TEA Chief Says Waco ISD charter part of solution to state’s education troubles
“During a visit to Waco on Wednesday, Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath held up Waco ISD’s in-district charter Transformation Waco as a solution...
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Census report finds college students living off campus inflates poverty rates
“College students living off campus and earning little to no income of their own drive up the poverty rate in Waco and many other...
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GWAMA prepares students for manufacturing jobs
WISD’s Greater Waco Advanced Manufacturing Academy celebrated National Manufacturing Week during the first week of October. Ke’Sha Lopez writes about GWAMA sets students up...
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HUD vouchers for homeless fall short of local hopes
Excerpt from a Waco Trib article: After school every day, over 1,000 homeless students in the Waco Independent School District return home to someone...
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Baylor University’s Public Deliberation Initiative Presents 2018 Civic Life Summit
WACO, Texas (Sept. 27, 2018) – Baylor University’s Public Deliberation Initiative (PDI) will present its annual Civic Life Summit Oct. 11-12 as community members and leaders...
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