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.

Data reveal inequities during COVID-19
By Emily Hunt-Hinojosa, Ph.D. Prosper Waco, like many of you, has been thinking deeply about a number of community inequities exposed and potentially exacerbated...
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WCCC-TV: What we’ve learned during the COVID-19 pandemic
WCCC-TV has produced a video of Prosper Waco CEO Suzii Paynter March and Dr. Emily Hunt-Hinojosa, director of research and community impact, discussing some...
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COVID-19 makes Internet access more important
Internet access has become a critical part of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The need for distance learning, working from home, and telehealth has...
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Five data tools help us understand COVID-19’s impact on Waco
In the wake of COVID-19, everyone wants to know what the data says. Numbers and stories can reveal the facts of a situation and...
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The latest volunteer needs
Below are volunteer needs identified in a May 4 Prosper Waco survey. Family Health Center needs volunteers to direct traffic in the parking lot...
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Volunteer information can aid Waco emergency funding
The federal government’s designation of COVID-19 as a disaster has made Waco-McLennan County eligible for financial assistance. One aspect of available assistance is tied...
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