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.

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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Wendy Cox, guest columnist: Let’s take health care into the 21st century
In this Waco Trib article, Wendy Cox of Waco’s Family Health Center talks about how our health care system needs to get with the...
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Health needs of the area studied
The Waco-McLennan County Public Health District has announced the launch of the 2018-2019 Community Health Needs Assessment. The purpose of the Assessment is to...
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Waco school, public housing officials to make push against truancy
WISD is trying to be proactive in reducing truancy this school year. Excerpt from the Waco Trib article: Prosper Waco, a nonprofit that created...
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