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Partnership builds network of social support for families
Two Waco couples became fast friends-- inspiring and helping one another-- through the Family Partnership Program sponsored by Calvary Baptist Church in Waco and Baylor University's School of Social Work.

Endowed professorships awarded
By Sara Tirrito
Staff Writer, The Lariat

After a national search that brought in 18 applications, Baylor has chosen two professors to be the inaugural recipients for endowed positions in the School of Social Work.

Parent Support Workshop on KWTX
See KWTX news coverage on the Oct 9, 2010 Parent Support Workshop.

Parent Support Workshop Provides One-Stop Center for Services for Low-Income Families with Children
For the second time this year, First Baptist Church of Waco and Baylor University's Center for Family and Community Ministries (CFCM) will hold a Parent Support Workshop from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at First Baptist Church's Activity Center at Fifth Street and Webster Avenue. The event will bring together more than 20 agencies to provide application assistance and information about services available to families who are struggling financially.

Baylor University center seeks to place social workers in congregations
Churches want to help people on their spiritual paths. But sometimes, people are more concerned about navigating their way to such services as health care and job training.

Summit Makes Plans to End Hunger in Texas
No one in Texas should go hungry. Seem impossible? Not to a group of people who work daily to make sure everyone in the state gets a place at the table.
More than a dozen local, state and federal representatives of programs designed to feed the hungry met Aug. 21 at a Hunger Summit Planning Meeting at Baylor University to explore more effective ways of disseminating food.

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